Javascript Jobs - Javascript Developer, 17932

at TEKsystems, Inc
Location Detroit, MI
Date Posted January 27, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Contractor



Javascript Infotainment Platform Developer


As a Javascript Infotainment Platform Developer your role will be to build the systems, processes and relationships that will help other developers succeed at creating applications for GM infotainment. This role requires the ability to understand the problems and pitfalls that developers may experience, and ease those pains with intuitive solutions. Empathy, creativity and strong communication skills combine to support our customers and ensure their success on the platform.


• Build and maintain an emulator for a unique javascript infotainment platform

• Build scripts and tools to ease common development overhead, like project boilerplate and bootstrapping

• Exercise strong automated testing discipline on a continuous integration team

• Work with and support a continuous deployment processes on an agile team

• Discover patterns in the infotainment development processes, and simplify them, either through automation or documentation

• Write clear and concise sample code to teach new developers best practices

• Work on-site to help 3rd party developers troubleshoot emulator and platform issues

• Work with 3rd party developers to provide best practices and debug issues they may be having

• Interact with, mentor and coach new developers at hackathon events

• Immerse yourself and evangelize a new connected platform to help a burgeoning development community

• Answer 3rd party questions on community forums, such as Stack Overflow


• Expert knowledge of Javascript

• Strong knowledge of Node and NPM

• Strong knowledge of command line scripting

• Strong knowledge of modern javascript design patterns

• Strong ability of writing automated tests for Javascript applications

• Strong knowledge of HTML and CSS

• Experience with agile processes

• Experience with continuous integration and continuous deployment is a plus.

• 5+ years of relevant experience

Other Filters (Not necessarily needed)

Participation in Meetups, user groups, or other similar developer communities

• Demonstrable experience with new technology (IoT devices, VR, etc)

• Experience with Open Source software, including tools, processes and community management


Front, End, Developer, UI, Software, Engineer, Javascript, HTML5, CSS3

Top Skills Details:

1. Experience with Javascript, HTML and CSS (This team uses a proprietary framework so they do not need experience with Angular or React but if they have it it is a bonus)

2. Experience working with Node JS for server side scripting

3. Experience with command line scripting

An added bonus would be to see from candidates would be experience building out a proprietary framework in a previous company

*** Culture fit is extremely important in these roles, while they are looking for experienced developers, they will consider candidates with 1 year of experience if they are local and a great culture fit.

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Must have excellent communication and driven personality.

*** They are looking for someone who can come in and help come up with creative solutions for the applications and then be able to implement them as well. They need someone who can work in a fast paced atmosphere and can think quick on their feet.

This team looks for attitude over aptitude and cultural fit is very important!

Experience Level:

Expert Level

About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.