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Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America
JOB #R2104514

Lead Full Stack Developer (Node.js)

Lead Full Stack Developer (Node.js)

ICF is seeking a Lead Full Stack developer (Node.js) to work within a dynamic and highly innovative team environment in our Growth, Engagement and Insights (GEI) team within the EEI (Energy, Environment & Infrastructure) group. The developer will work across the full web stack and apply existing talents in a small-team environment while continuously looking to augment their skill set and remain up to date on technology trends and practices.

*We are open to supporting 100% remote work anywhere within the U.S.*

What you’ll be doing

  • Design and develop rich back-end and front-end web-based software applications or customize software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency

  • Mentor the mid-level and junior-level team members

  • Analyze and design databases within an application area, working individually or coordinating database development as part of a team

  • Supervise growth and day-to-day work for the developers

  • Participate in all levels of the development lifecycle

  • Collaborate and help the team become more agile

  • Consult with client and team members on technical design approaches

  • Work with a team of senior technologists and to deliver solutions for clients

  • Support users through training, as well as provide one-on-one technical assistance

What you must have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other related scientific or technical disciplines

  • 5+ years of experience designing and developing Information Architecture for web sites and/or applications using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

  • 1+ year of experience managing other team members

  • Proficiency with JavaScript backend framework Node.js

  • Strong database development experience with SQL, MySQL and especially PostGres

  • Understanding of Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) in the software engineering processes

  • A background developing and deploying applications to the AWS Cloud

  • Some exposure to containerization using Docker

  • Experience with source control, Git, and/or SVN, and an interest to move projects from SVN to GIT

  • Strong problem-solving skills with an investigative mentality and a capacity for strategic and associative thinking

What we'd like you to have (good to have):

  • Experience/Exposure in the utility, energy, and/or energy efficiency sectors is a plus

  • Experience with Drupal or any other CMS

  • Experience with Shopify

  • Experience with other JavaScript frameworks such as Angular.js, Backbone.js, React JS, Flux or similar MVC frameworks

  • Ability to balance and prioritize multiple projects to meet goals, deliverables, and deadlines

  • Experience with Webpack, or other automated build tools

  • Ability to articulate how a DevOps / Systems Engineer facilitates CI/CD practices in collaboration with the Development, Quality Assurance and Technical Operations teams to accomplish business goals

  • Ability to work collaboratively and cohesively in a team environment

What Technologies you will use:

  • JavaScript, Node.js, SQL/MySQL, PostGres, AWS, Docker, SVN, Git



Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

We can only solve the world's toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

COVID-19 Policy: New or prospective U.S. employees must provide proof of complete vaccination on the date of their commencement of employment. If selected for employment, you will provide proof of your full vaccination status, defined as vaccinated two weeks after receiving the requisite number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved or authorized for emergency use by the FDA.

Reasonable Accommodations are available, including, but not limited to, for disabled veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

Fairfax, VA (VA01)

Who is ICF?

A global consulting services company with +7,000 people across +70 countries, but we are not your typical consultants.

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