10 Jan, 2022

Typescript Developer

  • Koorong
  • Remote
Full time Information & Commmunication Technology

Job Description

6-month Full-Time Contract, with a possible extension

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Typescript/NodeJS Developer to join our high performing digital product team. This position will involve the development of a variety of digital properties within Koorong,

As the successful person for this role…. You have a passion for creating software and digital experiences that delight users. You have significant empathy for users and a desire to build solutions that solve real problems as we work together to achieve our strategic goals in an agile environment. You are always up to date with the latest in technology, are a creative problem solver and ready to take on new challenges big or small.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Development of new and existing backend services for data ingestion and transformation
  • Participate in architectural discussions for software and infrastructure
  • Writing high quality testable code and supporting documentation
  • Providing elegant solutions through research and creative problem solving

Key Criteria:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience preferably within an agile or product team
  • Exposure to the following technologies:
    • Typescript
    • NodeJS Streams
    • REST APIs
    • CloudFormation
    • AWS ECS, Batch, Lambda, S3, SQS
    • GitHub Actions
  • Understanding of underlying technology stack, security and performance
  • Confident working with third party APIs and exploring new technologies
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills, self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Desirable experience in the following
    • Python, Java or other languages
    • eCommerce (Commercetools, Akeneo, Cloudinary, SearchSpring)
    • Document and SQL databases
    • Working in agile environments

Applicants will need to be eager to learn and adapt to emerging technologies. They will be task focused, demonstrate good organisational skills, be prepared to work under pressure and have the ability to become rapidly familiar with in flight projects.

Koorong Offers:

  • A dynamic, exciting, and challenging role working with a friendly and innovative team
  • The opportunity to join the mission of Bible Society Australia (BSA), a national group which includes Koorong, Eternity News, Centre for Public Christianity and Acorn Press.
  • Remote working with an occasional catch up in our North Sydney office 

Closing Date

ASAP. Candidates are encouraged to apply as quickly as possible, as we will assess applications as they are received.

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