API Backend Developer (NodeJS)

Posted 19 November 2022
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSoftware Engineering

Company's Benefits

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Coaching Program

    Coaching Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

Job Description

Role Overview

You will be part of a cross-functional, self-organizing agile squad to support the development and testing of a national system in the public sector. In your capacity as the Developer in the squad, you will be delivering the most quality of work for new features.

As a specialist in development for Backend APIs, you will ensure that new changes went through code quality and security scanning process, CI/CD process and eventually promote it to different environments including production.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Pickup and kick-off cards with Leads to understand the task, get all the required clarification done and propose alternative solutions.

  • Assess and implement new changes in good quality and with test covered.

  • Showcase and review the new changes together with team members.

  • Actively work with other development and product owners to solve challenges.

  • Able to provide leadership, guidance, training and mentoring to other team members.

  • Carry out feasibility studies and impact analysis for new feature.

  • Pro-actively contribute innovative ideas for improvements.

  • Evaluate, select and formulate best solution for technical spike cards.

  • Support production environment and attend the escalated issues if required.

Mandatory hands-on experience with:

Core languages and knowledge:

  • Development experience in NodeJS, API, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Dynamo DB/My SQL, GIT.

  • A solid understanding of containerization and microservice design.

  • Show work responsibility, excellent organization, communication, and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to work in an unstructured, fast-paced environment.

  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills with great attention to detail, critical thinking, and solid communication skills.

Advantageous to have working knowledge of:

  • Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, Lean etc.)

  • SHIP-HATS - the Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery component within SG Government Tech Stack (SGTS)

  • A solid understanding of test-driven development, continuous integration, continuous delivery both in principle and in practice.

  • Experience in working on Jira and Confluence.

  • Developed using version controls such as GIT.

What we offer you

Come for the distinctive experiences you have helping forward-thinking corporations, non-profits, and governments push the boundaries of digital innovation. Stay for the limitless learning opportunities that encourage you to master Microsoft and pursue big ideas. Enjoy ambitious growth for yourself as part of Avanade’s people-first culture with benefits like employee share purchasing, flexible work arrangements, a commitment to diversity and inclusion, and competitive pay.