Full time

Back End (Node.js) Tech Lead



LA Developers represents a fantastic opportunity to become part of an early stage fast paced startup in the explosive industry. 

We are looking for a Back End (Node.JS) Tech Lead to start building our new project-dedicated team, work closely with CEO, product and design teams.


Why Work Here?


“Newest and hottest tech startup in the fastest growing industry, experienced founding team”


The Role


The Lead Developer is a technical and people-leader role. The position involves both software development tasks and the management of a small group of software developers. You stay up to date on the latest technology trends and are able to evaluate the feasibility of new technologies for the problem you are trying to solve.

You have a passion for building great products for end-users and have a good understanding of agile product development processes and what it takes to bring a product from an idea into the hands of customers. You are good at breaking down problems and prioritizing the development effort and have an understanding of the tradeoffs in developing a quality application while supporting the needs of a fast-growing business.

You are looking for an opportunity to grow your career in a startup and help define and shape the engineering team and the technology it depends on.


Technology Stack



  • Language: JavaScript + TypeScript

  • Platform: Node.js

  • Framework: ExpressJs + NestJs

  • DBMS:PostgreSQL

  • VCS: GIT

  • CI: Docker


Would be a great plus


  • Frontend

  • Language: JavaScript + TypeScript

  • Framework: Angular 2+ or React JS

  • Mobile

  • Language: Dart

  • Framework: Flutter



What You Bring to The Table


  • Design and develop software to develop cutting edge solutions

  • Translate user stories and business requirements to technical solutions by building quick prototypes or proof of concepts

  • Nurture and mentor technical team to develop the solutions

  • Be hands-on and lead from the front in following best practices in development

  • Operate in a highly-iterative Agile (Scrum) development environment and deliver significant functionality every week

  • Share your knowledge with your teammates 

  • Work collaboratively in a diverse environment

  • Work closely with product owners to shape and deliver features to customers



  • 5+ years of working as a Backend Engineer (Node.JS)

  • Intimate knowledge of web technologies like JavaScript, REST, JSON, CSS, HTML, etc 

  • Experience working with relational databases like PostgreSQL or MySQL

  • Experience in designing and managing systems with high performance, scalability and availability

  • Detail-oriented, focusing on writing maintainable code of high quality

  • A product mindset - enjoys experimenting to find innovative solutions to customer challenges

  • Believes in and practices automated testing at all levels

  • Values developer productivity, and relies on continuous integration and automation to iterate faster

  • Is a team player who strives to better not only themselves, but also everyone around them

  • Bonus: Degree in Engineering, Science or Math from a competitive school


Company Perks


  • Flexible vacation policy

  • A competitive salary

  • Equity package

  • A social package

  • Fresh fruit and snacks

  • An inspiring and friendly team 

  • A self-development program

  • Team building events

  • Flexible schedule 

  • A loft style office with a chill-out zone in the city center