Senior JavaScript Developer (Node)

  • TouchBistro
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Mar 25, 2022
Full time Developer JAVA

Job Description

Looking to work for an awesome team? You've come to the right place! Our developers are a tight-knit group, and we are pushing for substantial product development as we continue looking to grow the team in the next year. We value passion for quality, maintainable, and scalable code, and for building awesome products. A side benefit of developing for the restaurant industry is that once we’re done working hard, we have some great clients who can always provide amazing venues for unwinding with our close knit team.



  • Design and Build out our GraphQL platform and REST APIs using Node
  • Write maintainable, testable, and performant code
  • Keep up-to-date with best practices and tooling from the JavaScript community
  • Mentor junior and intermediate developers
  • Fearlessly collaborate with your team to solve problems and learn from failures


  • In-depth knowledge of modern JavaScript (ES6 and beyond)
  • 2+ years experience with Node.js preferred
  • You are excited to stay up to date with best practices and developer tooling
  • Strong SQL skills (specifically PostgreSQL)
  • Experience with automated testing, particularly test-driven development
  • Excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Experience working on teams in an iterative/agile environment


  • Experience with scaling high-availability APIs
  • Open source contributions  (including pull requests and bug reports)
  • Mentorship/community experience, including talks, blog posts, etc.
  • Experience with any of: Flow, TypeScript, GraphQL
  • Experience with frontend development (particularly React.js)
  • Please Note: This is an in house/onsite opportunity


TouchBistro is an award-winning iPad Point of Sale system, built for restaurant people by restaurant people. We’re a team of thinkers, builders, doers, and innovators. While many of us have experience working at restaurants, some of us just have a true passion for the industry.

We’re venture backed by some of the best tech VCs in the world and are partnered with top innovators in the mobile, food, and payment industries.

We’re global and growing! TouchBistro is used in more than 100 countries worldwide and has offices in NYC, Austin, Chicago, London and headquarters in Toronto. We’re a fast-moving, ever-evolving company on a mission to change the way restaurateurs do business and help them succeed through our products and services, but we need talented, passionate people to help!