Senior Full Stack Developer

| Greater Denver Area

Company Summary 

Vangst is a venture backed, high growth recruiting technology company. We have revolutionized the fastest growing industry in the world by connecting thousands of professionals with careers in cannabis. Through technology and a world-class team, Vangst supplies the cannabis industry with the best talent they need to grow their businesses.

What you will do 

As our Senior Full Stack Developer, you will engage in all phases of the software development lifecycle, gather and analyze user/business system requirements and respond to outages by creating application system models. You will participate in design meetings, test and debug programs to meet business needs and interact directly with third party vendors in the achievement of business and technology initiatives.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Develop, test and implement code following best practices

  • Clearly and regularly communicate with management and technical support colleagues

  • Test, maintain and recommend software improvements to ensure strong functionality and optimization

  • Facilitate root cause analysis of system issues

  • Work with experienced team members to conduct root cause analysis of issues, review new and existing code and/or perform unit testing

  • Identify ideas to improve system performance and impact availability

  • Resolve complex technical design issues

  • Development of technical specifications and plans

  • Make good technical decisions that provide solutions to business challenges

  • Provide comprehensive support to internal customers; achieve resolution to outstanding problems or issues

  • Mentor and guide other developers on the team

  • Possess up-to-date knowledge of technological developments in the industry

  • Communicate effectively and professionally in all forms of communication with internal and external customers

  • Possess strong problem solving and decision making skills while using good judgment

  • Multi-task and change from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure

What you’ll need to be successful in this role  

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT related discipline or equivalent.

  • 5+ years’ experience utilizing comparable skills in software development 

  • 3+ years’ experience working within an Agile development environment

  • Ability to prove prior experience integrating multiple data sources/systems for consumption by a myriad of applications

  • 2+ Years Experience developing React

  • Development experience with enterprise languages such as Java

  • Experience developing rich internet applications using HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript

  • Comfort with and understanding of a version control, continuous integration, and deployment tools

  • Software architecture experience in an enterprise

  • Knowledge of standard concepts, practices and procedures within a particular field 

  • Strong experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals, with a certain degree of creativity and latitude required 

  • Technologies required:

    • React

    • JavaScript

    • Server Side language (Java, Node, Go, ect)

    • Jenkins or other build tool

    • Jest Testing

Additional Details  

  • This position is located in Denver, CO and includes competitive pay, benefits package (including medical, dental, vision), and 401k.

  • Vangst provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, and genetics.

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

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518 17th St., Denver, CO 80202

What are Vangst Perks + Benefits

Vangst Benefits Overview

Vangst offers competitive pay, benefits package (including medical, dental, vision), and 401k. Vangst hosts monthly team happy hours and offers unlimited PTO.

Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Culture Committee
Open door policy
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Acme Co. hosts company outings Semi-annually.
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted
Pet Friendly
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
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