REMOTE – Backend JavaScript/API Developer

at Insight Global
Published September 22, 2023
Location Bloomfield, CT
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


An employer is looking for a Back-End JavaScript API Developer to sit remotely. The Full Stack Software Engineer is responsible for the delivery of a business need end-to-end starting from understanding the requirements to deploying the software into production. The two projects this person will be working on is a Contract Modeling Tool that helps create "what if" scenarios for change of contract terms between this insurance provider and hospitals. The tech stack involves React/JavaScript on the front end, Node.js/Typescript backend code, GraphQL, and data from various relational databases such as mongo DB, mySQL, postgreSQL, etc and some AWS.

You have the unique opportunity to design, develop, and deploy new applications and features that will directly impact our client's bottom line, to ultimately provide better and more affordable healthcare for our customers. Our team uses a variety of technologies, from big data to the latest web frameworks. You will get to build state-of-the-art technology that is scalable and robust, utilizing cloud infrastructure, and full automation.

Specifically you are expected to be a strong back-end developer with experience developing back-end functions using JavaScript, GraphQL, and SQL. You will be responsible for understanding requirements from business analysts and building systems that satisfy users' needs. You will also need to work with front-end developers and business analysts to communicate data requirements

Required Skills & Experience

2+ years developing GraphQL queries and mutations in javascript

2+ years of SQL

2+ years working with and/or building custom APIs

Cloud experience in AWS

Pulling data from relational databases like PostreSQL, Mongo DB, mySQL

Agile experience being part of a scrum team

GraphQL or Rest API experience

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

Front end experience with React/Javascript

Node.js experience

Experience with graph databases like Neo4j

TDD development methodologies

Experience in an agile CI/CD environment