NBC Universal Senior Backend/Server Engineer in New York, New York

Job Number 34364BR

Job Title Senior Backend/Server Engineer

Business Segment Cable Entertainment

Sub-Business Cable Ent HQ

Posting Category Digital Media

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New York

City New York

Responsibilities

We are looking for a Node.js Developer responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users. Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your co-workers into the application. Therefore, a basic understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well.

  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server side logic

  • Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code

  • Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performance applications

  • Implementation of security and data protection

  • Integration of data storage solutions including but not limited to MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Redis

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years of Node.js experience

  • Experience using the following languages : NodeJS, Javascript, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Object Oriented programming, Database modeling, ExpressJSAdditional Job Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience working with distributed, scalable systems

  • Experience writing efficiency focused / performant code

  • Experience refactoring legacy codebases

  • Experience leading an engineering team

  • Experience with REST / JSON APIs

  • Experience integrating 3rd party APIs

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