Javascript Full Stack Developer

Overland Park, Kansas, United States Full-time

You have a knack for creating modern web apps and solving problems other people can't easily spot. You also are a self-motivator who loves to laugh in the face of a challenge, whether it’s debugging other people's code, mastering the latest ES6 challenges, or dominating Mario Kart on the N64 with the rest of the team. That’s how you, new Lucky Orange Javascript Full Stack Developer, will help our company continue our expansion and position in the global marketplace (while having an absolute blast).

The ideal candidate (which means you, right?) will be responsible for enhancing & maintaining the core product, creating & maintaining the tests for various code repositories, debugging existing code bases, and supporting our customers. You’ll also be tasked with finding conflicts between other people's code and the Lucky Orange system. We're creating some very interesting technology and you can have a direct impact on shaping a system that is being used on tens of thousands of websites worldwide.

Basically, if you love solving interesting problems with the latest technology, you’re going to love this job.

Our Perks & Benefits

  • Unlimited Vacation/Sick Days
  • Fun Company Outings
  • No Dress Code
  • Nerf Gun-Friendly Office Environment
  • Flexibility to Work From Home
  • Company-Sponsored Lunches
  • Generous Performance Incentives

A Day in the Life:

  • Ongoing improvements to the Lucky Orange platform including UX enhancements / new feature requests / architectural decisions / new products
  • Improve quality and security of codebase through automated testing and code review
  • Ongoing bug fixes and debugging existing codebase as well as customer's code to detect and fix conflicts
  • Ongoing technical support for our customer base
  • Be able to handle the entire support ticket process of debugging issue -> creating fixes / tests -> merging code -> responding to customer in a timely and professional manner
  • Creating and maintaining fast and informative automated tests for all repositories

What You’ll Need:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
    (p.s. - we care more about your skillset and what you can produce than degrees - Some of our best coders are self taught.)
  • 2+ years of prior experience in website development/design/production
  • Excellent written & verbal skills
  • Expert knowledge HTML5, CSS3, ES6, Node.js
  • Experience with modern build tools (e.g. webpack, gulp, etc.)
  • Expert knowledge of testing web apps using frameworks like selenium, nightwatch.js, and mocha
  • Experience creating and maintaining tests for all repositories
  • Ability to debug other people's code
  • Ability to write secure code and understand website vulnerabilities
  • Genuine interest in web standards, writing elegant, readable, maintainable HTML and CSS
  • Working knowledge of version control using git. GitHub Flow experience preferred
  • Experience with rich Internet applications and a familiarity with common web frameworks (jQuery, AngularJs, etc.)
  • Ability to provide clear direction directly to end users when troubleshooting issues and providing actionable fixes
  • Live in / near our Overland Park, KS office - or willing to relocate

Extra Awesome:

  • PHP Development
  • Outside the box thinking - know when to reinvent the wheel (and when not to)
  • Experience in Google Cloud
  • Experience with Elastic Search
  • Penetration testing expertise
  • Experience with responsive and mobile web design (Twitter Bootstrap etc.)


Compensation

  • Competitive Salary plus Bonuses
  • 401k plus matching contributions

 

About Lucky Orange

Lucky Orange, located in Overland Park, Kan., started as a bootstrap analytics and usability software company and is now one of Kansas City’s hottest startups.

Our flagship product sheds new light on user behavior by allowing website owners a peak behind the digital curtain to watch recordings of users, engage with interactive heatmaps, see real-time analytics, provide exceptional support via chat, analyze forms, and create custom polls.

We think it’s a pretty stellar product, and so do our clients who have used Lucky Orange on more than 80,000 websites worldwide.

Happy Customers
Our customers are happy, and we are constantly working on new product features that are interesting to create and fun/useful to use.

Innovators Welcome
We highly value innovative thinking and welcome new ideas and approaches. Here is your opportunity to join a fast-growing startup and take off with us on this ride.

We look forward to working with you!