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May 26, 2018

Web Technologies Developer

Taxnexus, Inc. is a cannabis fintech based in Berkeley, CA. We are building a tech team to take on the challenge of developing a new category of financial services — Tax Compliance as a Service.

Using modern cloud technologies Taxnexus challenges the traditional ways that business of all sizes will meet the increasingly complex challenges of paying sales and speciality taxes, starting with Cannabis Taxes.

We are looking for a talented, dedicated and highly qualified front-end Web Technologies wiz who can write Javascript for Node and Angular in their sleep.

The ideal candidate is passionate to work on a PWA project, is very experienced in Angular, has built a Progressive Web App, and has a passion for code and technology. You would work closely with our CEO/Engineer and must be able to follow direction and communicate well, but must also be able to lead and take initiatives as well.

To apply, submit an Employment Application and send your resume to jobs@taxnexus.net.

CHALLENGES and OPPORTUNITIES:

    • Implement a new transaction network that will process billions of dollars of cannabis transactions
    • Keep technical debt low by using sound practices for ensuring code reviews, high test coverage, and documentation
    • Work closely with experienced developers who love discussing databases and APIs
    • Collaborate with non-engineering teammates to solve difficult practical problems
    • Partner with Founders and Product Lead to set and manage expectations in delivering high quality technology at a fast pace
    • Gain exposure to all parts of the venture capital, private equity, and startup ecosystems
    • Recruit other talented engineers as we continue to grow
    • Own a part of the equity in the company you’d help build
  • Have fun and learn with our incredible team

ROLES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Work with the Tech Lead and Technical Architect to map out and implement Taxnexus App.
    • Use a VS Code environment for source code management, language tooling, and team interactions
    • Document work and format code according to Taxnexus standards
    • Constantly research, evaluate and identify new technologies for implementation
    • Engage with key customer stakeholders to understand desired business outcomes and define success criteria
    • Contribute to every phase of the project lifecycle, including development, testing, deployment, and supporting
    • Align internal IT strategy and planning with application development and business roadmaps designed to maintain a Connected Enterprise design pattern
    • Create detailed solution & technical architecture diagrams, data models, mockups and process maps that supports solutions as required to demonstrate and ensure business alignment with proposals
  • Responsible for the end to end solution design and technical implementation within the scope of a business applications projects

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

    • At least 5 years of Javascript development experience
    • At least 1 year of Typescript experience
    • Angular expertise
    • Strong Progressive Web App experience
    • Deep understanding of modern frontend frameworks such as React, Node, Backbone, Ember
    • Deep expertise and proven track record completing frontend development and design projects on time and to spec.
    • Strong proficiency in consuming external APIs
    • Expertise in application debugging
  • Proven track record of multitasking and prioritizing work to meet deadlines  
    • Experience working on PWA
    • Experience with UX, usability and information architecture
  • Good grasp of the Do’s and Don’ts of Frontend Security

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science or related field or comparable industry experience required

To apply, submit an Employment Application and send your resume to jobs@taxnexus.net.

The statements contained in this position description are not necessarily all-inclusive; additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned and requirements may vary from time to time. 

Taxnexus, Inc. is not currently accepting resumes from agencies for this position. If you are a recruiter, search firm, or employment agency, you will not be compensated in any way for your referral of a candidate even if Taxnexus hires the candidate.

Taxnexus, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability (mental and physical), sex, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military and veteran status, family leave status, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected under federal, state and local law. Our company’s equal opportunity policy applies to all employment practices and terms and conditions, including, without limitation, recruitment, employment, assignment, training, compensation, benefits, promotions, disciplinary action and terminations.

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