MarkLogic is hiring a

Staff Engineer

San Carlos, United States

There’s a revolution happening in the 36-billion-dollar database business. Companies and agencies all over the world are realizing that in order to achieve their mission, they need to think differently about their data. They’re turning to MarkLogic to power their mission-critical data infrastructure, and they need your help to navigate this new world.

MarkLogic powered the 2012 and 2016 Olympics coverage. MarkLogic's technology processes over 50% of the world's derivatives trades. MarkLogic backs the largest health information exchange in the country. MarkLogic powers the FAA's emergency operations network. MarkLogic runs the database for the US government. We’re the NoSQL technology that hundreds of organizations like the BBC, Dow Jones, JP Morgan Chase, Aetna, the US Armed Forces, and numerous government agencies trust to run their mission-critical operational and analytic applications.

We’re looking for a smart, creative, passionate and experienced developer for our front-end application development team.  We need a developer that is passionate about user experience and excited about creating a product that makes an impact on enterprise customers running their mission critical applications on MarkLogic.  This position is full-time and is based in our San Carlos office.

The Senior JavaScript Developer will perform complex software design tasks and will provide thought leadership on the design and implementation of front-end applications. While the role is primarily focused on front-end development, the developer should be able to design and implement services in the middle-tier to enable the front-end.

Core qualifications:

  • Strong understanding of browser-based MVC architecture and implementation
  • Expert understanding of the JavaScript language and solid knowledge of the JavaScript open-source ecosystem
  • Strong experience (4+years) in JavaScript development
  • Strong experience (2+years) developing single page apps using AngularJS (Angular 2 preferably) and React framework
  • Familiarity with Javascript-based development automation technologies (e.g. Gulp) and continuous integration processes and tools
  • Good experience (2+ years) with RESTful web service architecture and Node.js server development
  • Experience working in Github projects and solid understanding of Git workflow
  • Motivation to contribute effectively in an agile-style process and take ownership
  • Familiarity with JavaScript testing frameworks (e.g. Jasmine) and test-driven development
  • Domain knowledge of NoSQL database
  • Excellent communication and writing skills

Preference for candidates who have experience in

  • Database technologies: Enterprise RDBMS technologies or NoSQL solutions
  • Search engine technologies such as ElasticSearch
  • Working knowledge of all aspects of software development lifecycle

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