Open Positions

DevOps Engineer – Microservices

Location = Boynton Beach, FL

We are looking for someone who is interested in back end microservice work as well as maintaining the system in a devops role.  Individual should be interested in the overall health of the system, architecting, and maintaining the CI/CD process.

NodeJS or some other JavaScript background, NodeJS unit testing, devops background a plus, Kubernetes, docker knowledge also a plus.

Will work on the back end microservices written in NodeJS, especially looking at the comprehensiveness of the unit and integration tests. Will also do general REST API development, interacting with our client’s existing IT infrastructure.

Will interact with our client’s local IT as well their contractors to be an interface between the developers, keeping things running, specifically keeping the Jenkins server up to date. Will also maintain the Kubernetes clusters and be responsible for their health in conjunction with other corporate resources, along with adding new infrastructure as needed..

We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits (100% of your medical premiums paid by the company), dental, vision, etc… and most importantly a very laid back environment where everyone treats one another with respect.

**PeakActivity is an equal opportunity employer

React Developer – Redux, ES6

Location = Boynton Beach, FL

We are looking for an experienced developer  who is truly passionate about creating responsive desktop, web, and mobile applications to join our exciting team here in Boynton Beach!!

Every good developer knows that technology is constantly changing.  At the present moment, our team predominately utilizes the MERN stack including: React, ES6, Redux, Redux Thunk, React SSR.

  • Experience with NoSQL, and/or relational databases preferred.
  • Experience with Node and Express is a plus (as they are key to React SSR)
  • Experience with React Native, IOS and Android native development are all pluses.
  • Experience with Go (Golang) a major plus
  • Experience with Github and an understanding of Github Flow is a plus.
  • High proficiency in CSS/HTML/Responsive Grid Frameworks in a React environment strongly preferred.

We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits (100% of your medical premiums paid by the company), dental, vision, etc… and most importantly a very laid back environment where everyone treats one another with respect.

**PeakActivity is an equal opportunity employer

LAMP PHP Developer

Location = Fort Worth, TX

12 months+ Contract (possible to hire) –  $40-50/hr depending on experience

Part of the work can be done remotely, but part will need to be done onsite…so for that reason we are looking for someone in the Fort Worth area. This work involves working on many small applications and bringing them all into 1 portal.

Job Description

Advanced knowledge of software development methodologies.

• Strong Linux experience… jQuery & Angular 2… MySQL, PHP 7. Experience with Zend Framework (ZF1 and ZF2) OR Laravel (Laravel would be preferred).

• Experience writing unit tests and integration tests, Test-Driven development is a plus

• We are starting on some major roadmap projects implementation in our flagship product and need extra support in the Angular and PHP development space

Environment? • Agile environment • The manager is hands on and willing to help get the LAMP developer up to speed

• Expertise and projects experience using AngularJS. Angular 4 would be a plus, OR, • Expertise and projects experience of PHP and MVC Frameworks – Laravel and Zend Framework, OR, • Decent knowledge/experience in both AngularJS and PHP/Laravel.

• Knowledge of devops/linux would be a plus.

Interview type: Phone interview followed by in person

This opportunity is a 12 month contract position with the possibility of becoming full time at the end of the contract period.  We can offer $40-50/hr depending on the individual’s skills and experience.

**PeakActivity is an equal opportunity employer

Web Designer A/B testing LAMP stack

Location = Fort Worth, TX

This is a contract opportunity in the Fort Worth, TX area. It will initially be a 12 month contract however there’s a high likelihood of it getting extended and/or converted to full time. We are looking for someone who is truly passionate about Web Design! Come in and show off your skills!

  • 4+ years experience in web design
  • Outstanding design, typography skills, and an eye for detail
  • Proficient with: HTML, CSS, jQuery, and LAMP stack
  • Knowledge of responsive CSS frameworks (Bootstrap a plus) and marketing design (Responsive)
  • Experience working in a face paced environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Adept at being able to debug, troubleshoot, and modify webpages
  • Evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, properly structured, and is compatible with browsers, devices, and various operating systems
  • Identify problems through testing and customer feedback, and find solutions or refer to appropriate personnel for correction
  • Assists colleagues and the flow of projects via the company’s project management tool
  • Delivers quality work in a timely manner
  • Be a team player and a great problem solver
  • Proficient using design and development software including Photoshop

Skills/Abilities:

  • Sharp eye for designand highly organized
  • Ability to work on multiple projects, organize information, set priorities, and meet deadlines
  • Willingness to take design direction
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills both verbal and written
  • A demonstrated commitment to highly professional ethical standards
  • Meticulous attention to detail and follow-through
  • Collaborative work style and commitment to getting the job done
  • Cultivates creativitywith an ability to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
  • Must maintain flexibility and responsiveness to client and company needs
  • Ability to work with others in a fast-paced, deadline oriented environment
  • Ability to communicate and cooperate with other technology and non-technology based employees; strong organizational and multitasking skills; willingness to learn and adapt to new languages, coding, and design styles
  • Self motivated learner, ability to problem solve software and technical issues and tap appropriate resources when needed

Preferred/Not Required Skills:

  • Front End Designer/User Experience Designer
  • A/B testing experience

**PeakActivity is an equal opportunity employer

UI Developer – Sr Usability HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, React

This is a contract opportunity located in Southlake, TX

$40-50/hr (contract, with possible to hire at end of contract period)

We are looking for a UI Developer with experience in responsive web application design and development to help create innovative technology solutions for the travel industry. As a member of the Airline Solutions design team, you will use your interaction design expertise, animation skills and strong knowledge of best-in-class UI practices to translate static designs into compelling, interactive prototypes. Collaborating closely with designers, product managers and developers, you will also help bridge the gap between design and development. <—– this is important (and fun!)

Responsibilities:

Collaborate with UX designers to create engaging, intuitive interactions that reinforce the usability of the product.
Build HTML prototypes to help illustrate interactions and animations to development teams and other stakeholders.
• Create functional prototypes for usability testing.
• Partner closely with the Design Language team to extend the system into product design.
• Work seamlessly across teams to drive designs from prototype through the development lifecycle.
• Communicate UI specifications to product develop teams and foster strong partnerships across teams.

Requirements:
• Demonstrated ability to write clean HTML 5, CSS and Javascript is required.
• Portfolio with demonstrated expertise in executing visual, interaction and animation design is required.
• Experience developing for responsive web design is required.
• Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop and Sketch is required.
• Experience with prototyping tools such as Principle, Framer, etc. is preferred.
Experience with React is preferred.
• Strong communication, visual and interaction design skills are required.

TOP SKILLS REQUIRED:

• Demonstrated ability to write clean HTML 5, CSS and Javascript is required.
• Portfolio with demonstrated expertise in executing visual, interaction and animation design is required.
• Experience developing for responsive web design is required.

**PeakActivity is an equal opportunity employer

MERN Stack Developer – Full stack

Location = Boynton Beach, FL

If you are a developer who is passionate about and who specializes in the MERN stack…..read on:

We are seeking a MERN stack developer to become an integral part of our team! You will be responsible for creating and modifying application software and/or specialized web and mobile applications as follows…

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze user needs and develop software solutions
  • Work with project manager or product owner to meet specification needs
  • Recommend software upgrades to optimize operational efficiency
  • Collaborate with other developers to design and optimize code
  • Create flowcharts and user guides for new and existing programs
  • Document all programming tasks and procedures
  • Perform routine software maintenance

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in software development, computer engineering, or other related fields
  • Knowledge of Java, Python, or other programming languages
  • Working experience with React, Redux, Redux-Saga, ES6, and/or React Native (for mobile app development)
  • Working experience with Microservices
  • Familiarity with relational databases such as MySQL, Oracle, and SQL Server
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

**PeakActivity is an equal opportunity employer