Job title: Full Stack Engineer (Node.js, React, MongoDB)
Duration: 6 months
Compensation: Commensurate with experience
Position Type: Contractor
JustFund is seeking a Full Stack Engineer who has experience working on Node.js applications. JustFund was developed in 2017 by a group of foundations and donors in order to move resources, more quickly to grassroots organizations around the country. We provide a way for hundreds of funders to connect to thousands of grassroots organizations.
You will work with our development team and organizational staff to build, test, and deploy a Node.js website that is designed for both funders and organizations who are committed to social justice work.
JustFund is a fiscally-sponsored project of Proteus Fund. This position is a full-time six-month contract with the possibility of growing into a year-long contract. We are a remote team with staff in Los Angeles, Oakland, and New York. We are looking for individuals who can successfully work in a remote team, with some working hours overlapping with Pacific Time.
-Build, test, and deploy new features. For example:
-Domain specific SPA pages, using React components
-Reporting and visualization pages
-Implement cybersecurity / reliability measures
-Accurately implement design mockups following modern best practices (mobile-first, responsive, accessible, etc)
-Apply security updates regularly and in a timely manner
-Create and maintain inline code documentation, as well as high level documentation for non-technical stakeholders
-Collaborate with our members of the development team on various projects
-Collaborate with a small team of visionary leaders who have extensive experience in the non-profit and philanthropy world
-Experience architecting and implementing secure Node.js web applications
-Experience with MongoDB, Expressjs, and Sendgrid
-Strong front-end design implementation skills (modern CSS, mobile-first, responsive design, accessibility)
-Well-versed using Git for version control and site deployment
-Strong verbal and written interpersonal skills
-Detail-oriented and ability to take direction
-Enjoy working in a fast-paced start-up environment with evolving priorities
-Background in UX design/web design
-Experience deploying on Heroku
-Experience with Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, and/or automated testing for Node.js
-Familiar with AWS S3
-Familiar with Yarn
Email with subject line: Full Stack Engineer, by Friday, Nov 1, 2019. Please include a few sentences about why you think this position is a good fit for you, include your resume, and/or links to your GitHub or other projects that you’ve been a full stack engineer on. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Three references will be requested as application process progresses.
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