Senior Backend Node Engineer

last updated June 3, 2021 21:11 UTC


HQ: Remote

Codelitt is looking for a Node Backend Engineer with experience building highly complex applications. You will be responsible for building and implementing a product currently in progress.

You will work together with a global engineering team, as well as a designer, UXR and project manager to achieve the goals of the application.


  • Build and develop a Node and GraphQL application
  • Discuss features and offer possible solutions
  • Estimate tasks accordingly based on your past experience
  • Provide and receive feedback on pull requests
  • Maintain the application’s development/QA/production servers and keep them up and running
  • Provide help and guidance to other engineers on the project
  • In the future, have the opportunity to mentor and guide less experienced engineers with their careers (if you’re interested)

In 1 Month, you’ll:

  • Have an understanding of the engineering department processes, tools, and practices
  • Understand the project architecture and goals
  • Receive access to our learning resources
  • Be part of the engineering department’s decision making process
  • Start being mentored by our Chief Technology Officer

In 3+ Months, you’ll:

  • Own the project from an engineering point of view
  • Receive quarterly feedback about your performance with guidance on how to further grow your career


  • Driven, self-motivated, ambitious, and interested in tech
  • Experience working and collaborating with remote teams
  • Experience in Linux and command line a must
  • Solid Javascript experience a must
  • Extensive Node experience a must
  • Experience with GraphQL is a plus
  • Ability to architect all components of back-end projects
  • Experience reading API documentation and working with different endpoints to compose the desired effect
  • Ability to run projects through solid processes (Git flow, code reviews, reviewing stories, planning)
  • Ability to pick up new technologies quickly and efficiently
  • Ability to use Git for all of your projects
  • Strong knowledge in OOP and software design principles
  • Ability to assess multiple solutions to a problem and reason between them
  • Experience with building secure apps
  • Ability to optimize frontend load times, debug rendering issues, and provide an overall smooth user experience


  • 100% Remote – The flexibility to work anywhere you prefer and feel most productive
  • Competitive salary, based on location and years of experience
  • 30 days PTO, plus company-wide holiday break in December
  • Flexible sick leave
  • Healthcare benefits, including dental and vision (US only)
  • Maternity and paternity benefits
  • Collaborate and learn from the best and brightest in product development, including design, engineering, and more
  • Numerous team building events throughout the year to unwind and get to know your awesome teammates

We will be in touch as soon as possible if there’s a good fit. Thanks for your interest in Codelitt!

Note: We are not interested in working with recruiters or any agencies (design, engineering, etc.) at this time.

Salary and compensation

$50,000 — $90,000/year

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