Javascript Jobs - Lead JavaScript Developer, 13561

at Apex Systems
Location Colorado Springs, CO
Date Posted October 4, 2018
Category Default
Job Type Full-time



Apex Systems, the 2nd largest IT Services and Staffing firm is seeking 1 Lead JavaScript Developers to join a dynamic team of sharp technologists for a new and exciting expansion project for one of our clients that will sit in Colorado Springs, CO. Our client is headquartered in Toronto and has seen significant growth. They are skilled experts who are obsessed with turning great ideas into reality, and getting them to market fast. Their foundation is built off of strategy, design ingenuity and unmatched JavaScript expertise.

These will be long-term contract engagements and candidates must be able to interview through a video conference tool.

The candidate will need to be available to travel to either Cleveland or Toronto for 1 week to complete training.

In the role of Lead Developer you’ll be able to mentor and coach the developers around you, directly impacting the growth of your peers! You'll be able to help create and build beautiful software that matters, using modern JavaScript and software development best practices (Agile, TDD, Continuous Delivery). You’ll also get to work on a wide range of projects, using the latest JS frameworks building for the web & mobile, working with a tight knit team of talented individuals.


  • You’ll join a tightly-knit team consisting of JS Developers, Designers, Testers and Scrum Masters, who collaborate to build web and mobile apps (Ionic/Cordova, React Native) for our clients. Most projects are new and won’t require you to deal with a lot of legacy code.
  • You'll be responsible for mentoring and coaching the developers around you, being able to communicate and explain your work in a way that others can learn.
  • You will work with JavaScript across a range of frameworks and technologies, on the client as well as on the server: Angular, Angular 2, Angular 4, React, NodeJS, TypeScript, ES6, Babel, Flux. (You will need to be proficient with Angular, Node and React  to start).
  • Our approach to making software stresses teamwork and close interaction with our clients. We rely on a well thought-out process based on Scrum, continuous delivery, and test-drive development. This process allows us to build software in a way that sets you up for success, allowing you to exercise your creativity and building software that matters without all the red tape, hierarchy and politics.

Skills Needed:

  • Solid understanding of JavaScript.
  • Heavy experience and knowledge of observables.  
  • Previous experience being a lead on a team.
  • Previous experience building apps in Angular, React or Node.
  • Experience in an Angular 4 environment
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Ideally 2+ years’ experience in web application development,
  • Experience Developing in an Agile Environment.
  • Server side experience.
  • Great problem solver and ability to reinvent oneself.
  • Proactive and self starter
  • Passionate about learning and helping others grow.

If you are interested in hearing more about this exciting opportunity please reach out to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] !

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