Senior Software Engineer (Node stack) Senior Software Engineer (Node stack) …

Fitch Solutions
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Fitch Solutions
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Senior Software Engineer (Node stack)
Job Description

We are looking for a senior web developer to build and maintain our flagship SaaS application. Strong JavaScript and Node knowledge will be essential for this role.

Ability to architect solutions, evaluate emerging technology and mentor junior developers will also be required skills.

This position will be seated with a team of in-house front-end developers, and will collaborate within an Agile environment with the back-end team, technical leads, product owners and external vendors.


- Supporting complex and secure components for modern browsers written in the latest web standards

- Configure, maintain and deploy a NodeJS environment

- Design and implement modern VueJS components to support a large, complicated, ever evolving set of features targeting a corporate audience

- Maintain a complex single page app with modern build tools

- Write and expand testing and performance monitoring using Jest and other tooling

- Assist in skill and career growth of junior team members

Requirements for this role:

- Strong background with Node and associated frameworks (Hapi, Express)

- 6+ Consecutive prior years in a software engineering role

- Demonstrate knowledge in JavaScript including CommonJS and ES Module formats on Node JS 8+

- Modern Browser development fundamentals including HTMS/ CSS/ JS


- NodeJS, VueJS, Hapi and WebPack experience

- Git and Atlassian suite (JIRA, BitBicket, Bamboo)

- Developing within a Windows environment

- Docker, Kubernetes and Linux/ Bash experience



Dual-headquartered in New York and London, Fitch Ratings is a leading provider of credit ratings, commentary and research. Dedicated to providing value beyond the rating through independent and prospective credit opinions, Fitch Ratings offers global perspectives shaped by strong local market experience and credit market expertise. The additional context, perspective and insights we provide help investors to make important credit judgments with confidence.

Fitch Solutions delivers credit market data, analytical tools and risk services to the global financial community. In addition to offering proprietary market-based content, Fitch Solutions distributes the ratings, research and financial data of Fitch Ratings through a variety of flexible platforms. With innovation and experience behind every solution, Fitch Solutions helps financial professionals meet the diverse and evolving needs of today's global markets.

Fitch Ratings and Fitch Solutions, along with Fitch Learning, are part of the Fitch Group, a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries. Fitch Group is wholly-owned by Hearst.

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