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NodeJS Backend Developer

Development · Vancouver, British Columbia
Department Development
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

About us:

Launchtrip is a global event travel tech company with offices in New York and Vancouver. Our team is made up of talented specialists spanning across travel, technology and lifestyle spaces. We have a passion for travel and helping others experience extraordinary things. When it comes to technology, we believe in customizing experiences for every user and we achieve that by integrating technologies like artificial intelligence with content sourcing from local taste-makers and hotel partners - in every city we cover. We believe in building smart applications that grow with the needs of every user – elevating their experience even more with every trip booked. We are building a world-class team in our Vancouver location, and looking for talented and passionate people to develop and support our innovative product. If you want to work with an amazing group of passionate and overall great people while taking your experience to the next level we would love to hear from you!

About the Role:

We are actively seeking an expert NodeJS Developer to join our fun and energetic team in building a new platform. More information about the project will be shared at the time of the interview. Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Work as part of a team developing backend services in NodeJS
  • Write testable and efficient code
  • Integration of third-party services
  • Ensure high performance and responsiveness of web services
  • Work closely with front-end web and mobile engineers
  • Participate in design and architecture discussions

Mandatory skills:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience building NodeJS powered applications
  • Proficiency in Typescript and Javascript (ES6/7/8)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools and writing unit tests
  • Familiarity with creating relational database schemas and performant queries in SQL
  • Strong understanding of the HTTP protocol and REST best practises
  • Applicable knowledge of security principles and best practises

Nice-to-have skills:

  • Familiarity with the end-to-end web stack, including protocols and web server optimization techniques
  • Experience with front-end web frameworks such ReactJS, AngularJS, etc.


  • Competitive Compensation and Benefits Package with paid vacation
  • Flexible work environment with focus on health & wellness
  • Total rewards options including; bonuses and stock options
  • Opportunity for personal growth in a fast paced environment as well as the opportunity to work with a dedicated and passionate team to create an innovative new product!

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

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