Microservices Developer 3 - 14667

Client of EmergiTel - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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12 months contract, with possibility of extension.

Must to have skills:
1. Extensive RESTful Microservice API (Node.js, Express, OpenAPI) Experience (3-4+ Years)
2. Kibana/NewRelic (2+ Years)
3. Javascript (5+ years)


Our client is a customer experience innovator, they design, build and deliver next-gen digital solutions for global and disruptive brands. Their integrated digital experience (DX) and customer experience (CX) solutions focus on building human connections without ever losing sight of what matters most – the value of corporate culture and its impact on engagement and innovation

Join their Team:

They’re a customer-driven and product-minded team, responsible for their company’s digital evolution. They simplify the path to production so teams can focus on what matters most.
Our client’s mission is to make life easier for millions of customers – and for their team. They build smart, customer-centric and data-driven experiences.
Their team includes a passionate group of strategists, UX and visual designers, full stack developers, content managers, scrum masters, testers, product owners, people experience specialists, and other digital experts.
Our client’s team members are leaders in local and global technology communities, they value and support communities such as: Tech Masters, NodeSchool, Ladies Learning Code, Women Who Code TO and many more!

They’re looking for team members who:

  • Share their passion for all things digital
  • Thrive in an agile, lean and highly collaborative environment
  • Examine things from a customer-first perspective
  • Are curious, experiment and never stop learning
  • Embrace diversity of thought and action

Here’s the impact you’ll make and what they’ll accomplish together

APIs are the lifeblood on which our client’s Digital runs. You’re an experienced, senior back-end developer who’s passionate about creating meaningful experiences through well-engineered products. You are a mentor and guiding voice for developers, who can balance day-to-day workload, with an eye for future improvements of your team.
As a developer, you will be working on leading edge micro service APIs, supporting employees and growing their digital footprint - what you help build will be the underlying systems that help the team achieve better customer experiences. The services you will build will need to be both performant and resilient.

Here's how
You will be working as part of a collaborative, agile team who help each other solve problems across all functions. You will employ best practices in development, security, accessibility and design to achieve the highest quality of service for our customers. You’re also interested in constantly learning and growing - both building your own skill set and helping develop the people around you.

You're the missing piece of the puzzle:

  • Proven experience with Javascript (ES6 and above)
  • Proven experience designing and documenting modern RESTful microservice APIs (they use Node.js, Express, OpenAPI Spec)
  • Proven experience building scalable production services and monitoring performance (Use Kibana, NewRelic)
  • Experience in architecture of APIs and microservices
  • Senior-level understanding of testing best-practices and tooling (Use Jest)

Must to have skills:
1. Extensive RESTful Microservice API (Node.js, Express, OpenAPI) Experience (3-4+ Years)
2. Kibana/NewRelic (2+ Years)
3. Javascript (5+ years)

Nice to have skills:
2. OAuth/JWT experience
3. Jest experience

Great to Haves:

  • Comfort working with SOAP APIs
  • Familiarity with security and authentication standards such as OAuth & JWT
  • Experience working in an Agile or Scrum environment
  • Experience with incident management
  • Experience with performance tuning

Reference ID: 14667

Contract length: 12 months

Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • Javascript: 4 years (Preferred)
  • Microservices: 4 years (Preferred)