Thrillworks Careers

Senior Full Stack Developer (6-month Contract)
Remote, Ontario, Canada


Reporting directly to a Tech Lead or Tech Director, a Senior Full Stack Developer is responsible for writing client-and-server-side web application logic in JavaScript (React & Node experience using Gatsby with a Headless CMS is required). You will be in charge of developing interfaces and back-end components to connect the application with other web services, writing well-designed and testable code using modern software development best practices. 

This is a 6-month contract with the potential to be converted to full-time. 


Simply put, if it lives on a screen in the digital world, we build it.

From websites to mobile apps to media campaigns, and everything else in between, we build it all with humanity to delight your customers and rapidly achieve returns on your digital investment. Our team is there every step of the way to bring that experience to life. Because to us, digital is more than a medium, more than a lifestyle – it is life.

Overall responsibilities

  • Architecting bespoke web-based solutions that meet our client's business needs using your skills in both frontend (typically React) and backend (Node) JavaScript  
  • Ensuring secure and elegant code is implemented across our Node-based clients  
  • Working with strategists, designers and front-end developers to define and create amazing digital experiences  
  • Ensure best-practices and Thrillworks standards are exceeded at every stage of development through code reviews with multiple teams  
  • Mentor and hone newer developers' skills in technology and architecture practices  

Your role as a Senior Full Stack Developer requires

  • HTML 5, CSS 4, Core JS  
  • Strong experience developing solutions using React, Gatsby and headless CMS platforms (i.e. Contentful, Contentstack) 
  • GraphQL based state management or Redux (Flux architecture) experience  
  • Experience with Angular and/or Vue is a plus  
  • Expertise in core Node  
  • Comfortable with modern JavaScript including ES6 through ES9  
  • Express server expertise  
  • expertise  
  • Comfortable working with streams  
  • Experience architecting and documenting RESTful APIs  
  • Database configuration, management and deployment  
  • Interest or experience with AWS/Azure/Google Cloud or other Cloud Platforms  
  • Architecting serverless solutions 

Thrillworks is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not tolerate discrimination of any kind, as we believe in Diversity & Inclusion as a way to build stronger and successful teams. Accommodation is offered to all candidates upon request. 

Completion of a satisfactory criminal record check required for employment.

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