Senior API Developer

Manifest Solutions - Groveport, OH

Manifest Solutions is currently seeking a Senior API Developer for a remote position or onsite position in Groveport, OH. If remote, must be in Eastern or Central time zones.

** No Front End for this role, all backend API (JavaScript, Node JS)

  • Engages actively in building out a dynamic and productive development organization and continuously improving practices and methodology.
  • Works collaboratively with technical and business team members to develop and maintain business solutions following Agile development principles and practices.
  • Designs and develops applications with an eye towards simplicity, reliability, manageability, scalability, extensibility, performance and re-use.
  • Provides technical expertise in the areas of architecture, design, implementation, and testing.
  • Sets and adheres to software coding and style guides to ensure consistency.
  • Participates in pairing and code reviews.
  • Writing runtime and test code.
  • Supports (2nd level) and troubleshoots problems with existing applications.

Skill Set:

  • At least 10 years of professional web development experience
  • Minimum 5 years in a customer-facing role
  • Strong foundation in API technologies
  • Backend API Development, Node JS
  • BS in Computer Science or a related technical field, or equivalent experience
  • Foundation and professional application of computer science fundamentals: data structures and algorithms, functional programming, design patterns, concurrency, files and databases, performance analysis, declarative/imperative programming models
  • Familiarity with UNIX command-line tools and scripting
  • Self-motivated team player who excels in a collaborative environment.
  • Strong sense of personal accountability; contributes beyond job role and responsibilities.
  • Excellent problem solving skills; meticulous & methodical.
  • Ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly and be self-directed.
  • Passionate about continuously improving organizational practices.
  • Thorough understanding of Object Oriented principles (Analysis and Design).
  • Extensive experience and proficiency with Cross-browser, cross-platform development.
  • Must have a strong attention to detail and the ability to deliver pixel perfect implementations.
  • Full lifecycle development experience on large projects, creating distributed and scalable business systems.

Desired Skills

  • Experience with website performance, security, and accessibility preferred.
  • Experience with Mobile platform development preferred.
  • Experience with WebServices (REST, SOAP, XML-RPC, etc.)
  • Experience with relational databases and data access (JDBC/DAO/SQL) Oracle strongly preferred.
  • Hands on experience with Agile methodologies highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with Ruby.
  • Experience with test automation frameworks.
  • Experience in developing and driving SOA strategies within large enterprises and deploying SOA implementations to production a big plus.


Posted On: Monday, March 7, 2022

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