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Lead Full Stack Software Developer (React/Java)

Posted: 07/19/2022

Creative Mines, a Hancock, Michigan-based software development and consulting company, seeks an experienced Lead Full Stack Sofware Developer (React/Java) to steer their growing tech team. This is a full-time remote position that can work from anywhere in the United States. 

Creative Mines is a values-driven company building custom software. We have set out to build an environment where you are excited and proud of your work. This position directly supports the CEO. If you embrace a start-up environment and are ready to collaborate with a team of skilled developers, we encourage you to apply! 


  • Own features and parts of the web application and backend services, demonstrating responsibility for development. 

  • Communicate and collaborate with team members to analyze information needs and functional requirements. 

  • Collaborate with other developers. 

  • Work with tech stack. We use: Java, JavaScript (we do like to use TypeScript when possible), JavaScript SPA frameworks (React, Ember, Vue, or Angular), HTML5/CSS, Python (and other dynamically typed languages), and SQL. 


  • $95,000 – $120,000 per year based on your experience. 

  • Health, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) with company match up to 4% of salary, profit sharing, and paid time off (vacation, sick time, holidays). 

  • Flexibility to work remotely 100% of the time. 

  • Technology and tools provided by the company. 


  • 6+ years experience working in Java and with web application development. 

  • Working knowledge of databases and SQL. 

  • You write well-factored and well-tested code. 

  • You’ve designed and documented significant applications, features, or systems that involved other developers in their implementation. 

  • Strong teamwork and team-building skills with a keen eye for detail and problem-solving. 

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. 

  • Customer-centric and product-focused. 

  • Docker and containerization experience a bonus. 

  • AWS, Azure, or other cloud experience a bonus. 

  • You thrive and feel empowered in both unstructured and structured environments. Ideally,  you’ve worked at other startups and can contribute your learnings from those experiences. 

  • The successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring eligibility for employment in the  United States on or before the effective date of hire if offered this position. Visa sponsorship is not available at this time. 

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Creative Mines is an equal opportunity employer. We look to add amazing people to our team who will bring diversity across many lines, including race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity, sex, and country of origin. Learn more about Creative Mines at