Web Application Developer

at Valid USA
Location Lisle, IL
Date Posted March 8, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Valid USA is a secure, make-it-happen partner. We are a global company with a market capitalization of more than $1 billion and 6,000 associates worldwide. Our job is to ensure every solution is seamless and secure - whether it’s for big data, payment cards, government issued identification, mobile financial services or highly targeted direct marketing campaign management. Whatever our client’s needs, they can rest assured that we’ll work diligently to deliver a solution that’s second to none.  Our website is www.validusa.com.

Valid has an outstanding opportunity for a Web Application Developer based in our Lisle, IL location.  Utilize the industry’s latest technology and cloud environments in a fast-paced, prototyping Agile environment.  The Web Application Developer creates software and manages the application life cycle while working closely with peer developers and QA and Developer Operations teams.  We are looking for a software developer to create the front-end apps that leverage Valid APIs and back-end services for thousands of end users in various growing markets.  Your primary focus will be design, build, maintain, and modify code for hosted applications that scale.  You will also be responsible for integrating the front end elements (HTML/CSS) and JavaScript framework (React) so a basic understanding of web application front-end technologies is necessary

What will you do?

  • Design and build code for hosted applications that scale within AWS Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) networks.  Specifically, you’ll build efficient, testable, and reusable front-end React components and apps.

  • Ability to operate within Windows, Linux and Scrum environments.

  • Front-end styling using CSS (limited in scope; this role does not require a UI/UX-expert)

  • Engage in complete project lifecycle: actively participate in departmental and project design meetings, and effectively communicate project status with direct supervisor and functional project owner. Meet the desired due date for all assigned projects.

  • Additional responsibilities and duties may be assigned.

    What are we looking for?

  • Deep knowledge of JavaScript, ES2016, or TypeScript

  • Development experience using popular JS framework(s) (React, Ember, Angular)

  • Familiarity with web application build pipeline (Grunt, Gulp, Babel, etc.)

  • Front-end styling using CSS3

  • Experience coding to RESTful APIs and JSON data exchange format

  • Experience developing to OAuth platforms (Google, Facebook, AWS Cognito, etc.)

  • Pass a drug test, and criminal background check prior to employment

    Preferred skills and qualifications:

  • Experience using blockchain and crypto-currency technologies

  • C#/.NET Core experience

  • Experience with AWS technologies: RDS Aurora, Lambda serverless functions, and API Gateway

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science

    What we offer:

Benefits include competitive pay, health, dental and life insurance, 401(k), on the job training and much more.