Javascript Jobs - Senior JavaScript Web Developer, 15012

at Hollister Staffing
Location Burlington, MA
Date Posted July 10, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Contractor


Senior JavaScript Web Developer

The Technology division for one of our global clients in the investment management industry, based in the Greater Boston area, has an immediate contract-to-hire need for a Senior JavaScript Web Developer to build out complex web applications to leverage account management processes. This team develops valuable and practical solutions that automate investment practices and promote productivity for a broad range of financial markets. In this role, the Senior Developer will work with a high-level software team to independently design, analyze and test web-based software upgrades and implement new software programming using Javascript and Java. The ideal candidate for this opportunity has expert level troubleshooting knowledge on large implementations, a strong aptitude to complete complex tasks with little to no supervision, and enjoys providing mentorship to junior-level staff members.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other technical field; Master of Science highly preferred
  • 6+ years of professional software engineering experience
  • Expert knowledge of Java, JavaScript, and Sencha ExtJS
  • Must have deep proven knowledge and experience with security tools to verify precise implementation of secure coding practices
  • Must be able to provide direction in code reviews, contribute to API documentation, and write unit and automation tests using a JavaScript/Jasmine/Selenium platform

Preferred Experience/Skills:

  • Previous Financial Services experience strongly preferred, primarily in delivering products for Asset Management, Trading, and Compliance
  • Proven experience with Agile development methodology
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to consult with senior staff members