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JavaScript Engineer

About Starry:

Starry is reinventing the way people connect to the internet. Our mission focuses on two things. First, we’re making the experience of accessing the internet simple, transparent, and delightful. Second, we’re bringing that experience to underserved communities around the world. We approach our mission with a cutting-edge wireless technology, customer service designed to delight, and a culture of innovation and intellectual curiosity. 

What you’ll do:

As a full-time JavaScript Engineer on the Cloud Services team, you would be responsible for the development of RESTful web services via Node.js, in addition to building diverse distributed networking applications, development tools, internal applications, and third-party API integrations.

  • Develop Node.js applications (REST, HTTPS, TCP, UDP)
  • Implement and maintain test suites (100% coverage is always the objective)
  • Collaborate on data architecture and implementations using MongoDB, Redis, Elasticsearch, and other NoSQL databases
  • Participate in an Agile environment, providing leadership through example

What we're looking for

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of the JavaScript language and specification
  • 1 year minimum professional experience using the core platform APIs in Node.js to build distributed production applications
  • Working knowledge of TCP, UDP, and other networking protocols
  • 1 year minimum experience with git and Github
  • TDD experience preferred.
  • Proficiency in HTML and CSS a plus.

 

When applying, if possible please include a link to an active Github account with JavaScript/Node.js work relevant to the description above.

 

We work hard, so we take care of each other and try to enjoy ourselves along the way. We have:

  • Premium medical, dental, and vision coverage with no employee contribution required
  • 12 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Catered lunches every Monday & drinks during our monthly company meeting
  • Wine, beer, and snacks on hand
  • Secure bike storage in the building
  • Private shower facilities in our office
  • Free gym in the building
  • Groups for skiing, biking, running, climbing, stretching, shuffleboard, darts, and more

 

Happy Interneting!

Disclaimer: This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.