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Senior Modern Stack Engineer
Date Posted:  10/22/2021
Job ID:  Job #4326
Employment Type: Contract
Location: DetroitMichigan
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Join STAND 8 to help deliver innovative solutions that delight our customers. We are looking for Senior Modern Stack Engineers with expertise in modern and serverless technologies to work with the most advanced cloud tools and technologies available.  If you are ready to create an impact in a collaborative and fast-paced environment, this could be a great opportunity for you!  


  • 8 years experience as a hands-on software developer, in any modern language.
  • 4 years experience as a hands-on tech lead.
  • 2 years experience being responsible for architectural decisions.
  • Fluent in React, Node, and AWS, or willing to learn.
  • Experience in high-scale production systems.
  • Clear, concise written/verbal communication.
  • Likes to roll-up sleeves, gets in the weeds, and deliver high quality code daily.
  • Hands-on lead engineer


  • SPA architecture.
  • Backend: Node.
  • Frontend: React, Redux.
  • Data stores: SQL Server, Elasticsearch.
  • Cloud: AWS.


  • A+ Technical chops: can pass tech screen, code screen, and/or quiz.
  • Strong backend experience: candidate must not have recent job titles like “frontend”, “UX”, “UI.”
  • Flexible: willing to adopt the team's approach to software.
  • Fully dedicated: candidate must be able to dedicate full time and effort.

The Ideal candidate is:  

  • Hungry, Humble, and Smart  
  • Goal oriented & customer focused  
  • Passionate about developing products that delight the user  
  • Passionate about quality, performance, and stability  
  • Creative mindset & leads by example  
  • Enjoys communication & collaboration  
  • Implements sustainable engineering rigor/principles/practices  
  • Believes in continuous improvement - We get better over time  

If this opportunity resonates with you but you feel you’re not quite there yet… we still want to talk to you about other positions on our team.

About STAND 8 

STAND 8 has been in business for more than 12 years and has strategic partnerships with almost every major Film and Media studio in the United States. We also work in the Fin-Tech, Healthcare, Retail, Insurance, Telcom and other industries We’ve been named partner of the year multiple times by numerous clients. We build long term relationships as the trusted advisor to our customers around digital engineering, cloud infrastructure, delivery automation, data science, security, and digital workplace. With over a dozen offices world-wide, teams have autonomy to be responsive to the market and do what’s right for our clients. Our teams are backed by four global delivery centers, a culture of collaboration, and strategic partnerships.  

As an end-to-end solutions company, our consultants are disrupting the market and bringing to life the art of the possible. We have passion for defining strategies, building solutions, and delivering creative products to help our clients solve their most complex and interesting business problems. We surround our teams with interesting challenges, innovative minds, and emerging technologies. 

We're growing our Digital Engineering solutions practice and are looking for people with the passion to deliver solutions that help drive the digital economy. 

STAND 8 is committed to offering continued growth opportunities and exposing our people to meaningful work that aligns to their personal and professional goals.  

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