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Tech Lead - NodeJS + Azure

Knoldus Inc.

Knoldus Inc.

United States
Posted on Saturday, September 9, 2023

Tech Lead – Node JS

Position Summary

As a ‘Tech Lead - NodeJS’ at Knoldus (now NashTech), you are responsible to build software using languages and technologies of NodeJS framework for Cloud Preferably Azure. The technical aspect of the role includes developing microservices, applications, configuring existing systems, spotting defects, building cloud native applications, and providing user support. The behavioural aspect of the role includes abilitiy and experience in leading team, and driving the team to achieve goals, being a good team player and an excellent communicator. We would like to meet you if you are also passionate about the NodeJS framework and software design/architecture.

Technical Skills Required

 Have experience on manage Agile (Scrum/Kanban) projects

 Have experience in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Ajax (object oriented with JavaScript, HTML standard compliance, newer HTM 5/CSS3). 

 5-6 years of experience in NodeJS development, and experience in at least one NodeJS framework such as Express, Hapi, Meteor, ... 

 Experience working on frameworks such as Microservices design/architectural patterns (e.g., Model-View-Controller (MVC), Separation of Concerns, SOLID principles, DRY, Repository Patter) and Unit Testing.

 Good knowledge of web service development (RESTful) and Rest API design and implementation. 

 Good knowledge of security, performance optimization in web development. 

 Good knowledge of Linux, web application deployment and maintenance. 

 Good knowledge about TDD, BDD and hand-on experience on unit test.

 Good to have additional skills: K8S, Jenkins 

 Good knowledge of cloud services - specially Azure/AWS. 

 Good experience on any JavaScript Front-end framework (Angular/React/Vue).

 Excellent troubleshooting and debugging skills

 Experience on Azure cloud, Azure Devops and various services available on Azure.

 Experience in Devops like CI/CD, Docker and version control systems like GitHubor Bitbucket .

 Knowledge of CRM systems like Dynamics CRM, Sharepoint is a plus.

 Ability to work in an Agile/Scrum environment and adapt to changing requirements.

 Excellent problem-solving skills and a passion for crafting high-quality code.

Key Responsibilities

 Manage a team in a project from initial to closing stages, including team's work planning, executing, monitoring and control. 

◦ Be accountable for the successful delivery of his/her sub team Direct sub team to fulfil well the works assigned to your team (e.g., requirement analysis, contribute to SAD, detail design, implementation, testing, monitor the progress of each team member daily, continuous improvement in quality and productivity) 

◦ Works with the team members (within his/her team) to derive effort estimates, time tables and contribute to the overall project plans if appropriate 

◦ Contribute to update/maintain overall project consolidated information and configuration management information if appropriate Plan and visualize team capacity and monitor velocity/productivity for the team

◦ Facilitate issue resolution and/or risk identification within his or her team

Conduct daily meeting with team members/client within the scope of TL's team 

◦ Facilitate the training & coaching junior members in TL's team if required 

◦ Support PM in contributing to the overall project reports or documents aligning with established process 

◦ Do development tasks 

◦ Write software programs from design specifications that are in compliance with established coding quality standard of the company 

◦ Perform the code review, code refactor 

◦ Be trained or self-train on new technologies required for the project Plan, execute and document unit/functional/integration tests 

◦ Encourage to contribute the ideas for system architecture and design decisions 

◦ Join phases from planning, estimation, designing, developing the implementation, testing, and deployment to maintenance when appropriate

 Participate in requirements analysis.

 Collaborate with internal teams to produce software design and architecture.

 Write clean, scalable code using .NET programming languages.

 Test and deploy applications and systems.

 Revise, update, refactor, and debug code.

 Improve existing software.

 Develop documentation throughout the software development life cycle (SDLC).

 Serve as an expert on applications and provide technical support.