HireMerge is currently recruiting a Back End Developer to work in the DC Metro area.  This is a permanent, FT position with a dynamic startup!    

Candidates will contribute to the full application lifecycle using Node.js to support a data visualization application.

We are looking for self-starters that are enthusiastic about improving their skillset.  If you are looking to be part of a team with a great culture and the ability to make a huge impact, apply!  

In this role, your duties will include:

  • Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code
  • Designing and implementing applications
  • Integrating user-facing elements into the application
  • Integrating data storage solutions using databases such as Postgres, MySQL
  • Managing the data interchange between the server and the users
  • Developing server-side logic, definition, and maintenance of the central database
  • Performing implementation of security and data protection
  • Monitoring, logging, and benchmarking product implementations
  • Performing unit testing of Node.js application classes and methods


  • Bachelor’s in CS or related or a boot camp
  • 3 years’ working experience with JavaScript, Node.js and frameworks, REST APIs, and SQL (Postgres, MySQL)
  • Koa or Restify/Express
  • Asynchronous programming knowledge
  • TDD/BDD automated testing
  • Experience with Stripe, CRM integration, ETL, AWS/ Cloud, OAuth, OpenID Connect, JWT, token-based stateless authentication, and Python is a plus! 

Please include your location, salary requirements, and any links to sites (GitHub, StackOverflow, LinkedIn, personal portfolio site, etc)

*Candidates must be US Citizens or authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.


*NO third parties