How to hire the best Node.js developer for your product

How to hire the best Node.js developer for your product | OmiSoft

You are a start-up project with lots of ambitions or already have an established project in a respectful company – your product needs to be treated by high-level professionals.

Finding a good developer is already challenging enough because you have to ensure that they have relevant experience and the background necessary to be a good fit.

If you’re looking to find developers, and you’ve had no luck so far, it’s probably because you’re looking in the wrong places without knowing what type of developer you need.

The most common problems with searching Node.js developers:

Professionalism To find a professional with all the skills for your needs can become a real problem. Basically your success depends on your team. Your developer should be skilled and experienced in using JavaScript and its variants. You are looking for someone familiar with the front-end design and development process.
Motivation First of all, to be highly motivated your specialist should be interested in your product. The better offer – the better candidate. Make sure you can motivate your candidate with all the advantages and describe your company to build up long-term team work.
Shortage of IT-professionals Due to pandemia and lock-down all over the world, the situation with high-ranking specialists is highly tough. You can spend 4-8 weeks just for searching a good candidate before the trial period.

That is why you should take hiring seriously. Serious skills are a must, motivation and the right time and place where you can find your perfect candidate.

Node.js Developer Average Salary

Typical Node.js developer salary in different countries obviously depends on the area:

Location Avg. Base Salary (USD)
US $95k
UK $84k
Germany $65k
Netherlands $59k
France $53k
Belgium $50k
Ukraine $40k

According to the salary information website PayScale such experts are highly appreciated in all countries, but Eastern Europe and Ukraine is one of the most profitable locations to hire developers. Also Ukrainian engineers are well proven in the international IT-market and you can find a senior specialist there at the price of a middle-developer, which is highly unlikely to do in Europe or US.

Main options to find developers

Where Pros Cons
Freelancing platforms Freelancing websites are one of the most common strategies to hire developers. Usually, they are a great option if you are looking for single projects without spending money for searching. It can take time from 1 to 3 months for searching
Local recruitment agencies They know the local market, so they know where to search for candidates. Less time for searching as a bonus can cover their expensive services.  Can be expensive. Also you’ll need to check candidate’s soft and hard skills by yourself 
Outsource/outstaff 1-2 weeks for searching, reasonable costs. It’s hard to test all professional skills and check personal qualifications as a team-worker.
Personal IT-partner Always on your side to help with all steps from researching the product to implementing a developer successfully. Interested in long-term partnership and knows how to motivate candidates. Client oriented, focused on your budget. 2-3 weeks for searching to find qualified specialists.

According to the salary information website PayScale such experts are highly appreciated in all countries, but Eastern Europe and Ukraine is one of the most profitable locations to hire developers. Also Ukrainian engineers are well proven in the international IT-market and you can find a senior specialist there at the price of a middle-developer, which is highly unlikely to do in Europe or US.

The bottom line

With the help of an experienced and trusted IT-partner you can accomplish your most ambitious and powerful projects to be sure with the results.

We’ll happily help you to find the best specialist for your needs in short terms. We are building strong relationships with all our customers as a long-term investment in our future projects together.

Feel free to contact us and we’ll provide full service, help you to save your money, energy and time to increase your product for all your projects to be done.

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