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Mid/Senior - Javascript Engineer at Home Care Heroes

$90k - $120k + 0% - 0.5% in Sydney, NSW

Job description

At Home Care Heroes you will be involved in shaping a product that puts technology in service of real human challenges. We only ship features & improvements that deliver value to our customers & their communities.

We are in the process of rebuilding our platform using cutting edge technologies: Docker, Node.js, Rust, Nats, React.js 16.x with hooks and Google Cloud. This is a great opportunity for you to get involved in a high growth startup environment that is highly agile and responsive.

We’d love you to have the following characteristics!

  • Be opinionated about software and process.
  • Care greatly about the user experience.
  • Interested in the latest development practices and be able to choose whether to adopt them or not.

Technical requirements

  • 3+ years of full-stack experience building applications from end-to-end
  • Strong proficiency in Node.js (experience with knex.js) and SQL
  • Very strong proficiency in JavaScript, including the latest ECMAScript standards
  • Very strong proficiency in how the web works and how to make it efficient (HTTP, caching, page rendering, mobile optimization, etc)
  • Significant experience with React and the React ecosystem. React Hooks, material-ui, SCSS/SASS experience is a plus
  • Experience with Docker, Docker Swarm and Google Cloud (or equivalent cloud based platform)
  • Ability to mentor team members on Node.js best practices and development


  • Sit down/stand up desks!
  • Your voice matters. Have an impact on a business that is changing the world for the better!
  • We have a brand new office just 5 minutes away from Central train station which overlooks Prince Alfred Park. If you’re interested, feel free to join us for a game of tennis or a lunchtime swim!
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Free team lunches on Thursdays in Surry Hills.
  • You will work with a management team who understand the potential of technology, lean tech solutions are king.

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