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Mean Stack Lead

Business Development | Des Moines, IA | Full Time

Job Description


We marry design and engineering language in ways that produce impactful and memorable experience journeys. We partner all the way to continuously improve our clients’ digital maturity. Our Studio network brings the optimal combination of skill, scale, and cost for each stage of the product development lifecycle. And to do this we need great transformational people that want to impact the projects and organizations that they work with. 

We are looking for an exceptional Mean Stack Lead to work with our cross-functional team, and join our world-class community of talented experts. Core to this need are expertise in:

  • At least 10+ years as a MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular and Node) includes advanced JavaScript (ES5 or ES6), Typescript, Angular 9 and Node 12 and above.
  • Experience in converting business requirements into Technical specifications, for the development team to refer for code construction.
  • Interface with clients/ onsite team for gathering business requirements, conducting system analysis, and finalizing technical / functional specifications & high level design documents for the project; contributing to the architectural design, development, testing and troubleshooting of the application (s) in coordination with the team (onsite/offshore).
  • Good hands-on experience in Advance Scripting stack i.e. JavaScript, Typescript, JQuery, Express JS, Bootstrap JS, Angular, Node JS, NPM, JSON, Ajax, RESTful API, Web/Application Servers, Database application layers with noted databases i.e. Oracle/DB2/MySQL/Mango DB etc.
  • AWS (IAM, S3, Lambda, EC2, SQS, Dynamo DB, SNS, Cloud Watch etc.) hands-on is preferred.
  • Experience in using REST API specification tools to document i.e. Swagger.
  • Experience in writing Angular unit test cases (Jasmine), Node JS unit test cases (Mocha) to write unit test cases.
  • Should have a good exposure to use IDE tools Visual Studio Source Code or other relevant industry standard IDEs.
  • Good hands-on experience in debugging Angular/Node JS code for any issues during SIT /Prod Validation.

Ideally you will also have:

  • Undergraduate Degree in Computer Science, Physics or Mathematics (Graduate Degree always is a plus)
  • 10+ years experience in Development, 5+ years in Angular, Node, ETC.
  • An Agile mindset with experience working in Agile environment
  • A spirit of collaboration and transparent communication
  • A natural curiosity for new scripting languages , frameworks and technologies 
  • High personal code/development standards (peer testing, unit testing, documentation, etc)

We are a thriving Community of top technology talent that is globally connected. We Engage, Make, Run and Evolve the technology that makes many brands that you know and love. So let’s take this journey together. No matter where you are on your digital career roadmap, we can help you grow and have fun doing it. 

Cognizant Softvision is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No 3rd Party Agency Candidates.