Oahu Entry-Level Full Stack Developer

Jan 26 2024
Hawaii Foodservice Alliance (OAHU) |Honolulu|Full Time, $55,000 / year
Job Description

At HFA, we are more than just a statewide food distributor. We are a full-service, strategic solution to bring products to Hawaii’s consumers. Come grow with us and work for one of Hawaii’s Top 50 Companies! 

In this role as an Entry-Level Full Stack Developer, you will be involved in the complete software development lifecycle, from understanding user requirements to designing, coding, testing, and maintaining web applications. You'll work with both front-end and back-end technologies to deliver high-quality software solutions.

Applicants must currently reside on Oahu, Hawaii to be considered for this role 

We invite you to visit us at: https://www.hfahawaii.com 

The Opportunity:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand user requirements and project specifications.
  • Design and implement user interfaces for web applications using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Build and maintain databases, ensuring optimal performance and responsiveness.
  • Integrate front-end and back-end aspects of the web application.
  • Implement security and data protection measures.
  • Write well-designed, efficient, and testable code.
  • Perform code reviews to ensure code quality and adherence to coding standards.
  • Troubleshoot, debug, and optimize applications for performance.
  • Stay updated on emerging technologies and industry trends.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
  • Strong understanding of front-end technologies such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Familiarity with front-end frameworks (e.g., React).
  • Knowledge of back-end technologies and server-side languages (e.g. Python)
  • Database management skills (e.g., SQL).
  • Understanding of version control (e.g., Git).
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to new technologies.

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience with cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, Google Cloud).
  • Knowledge of containerization and orchestration tools (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs and microservices architecture.

About Us: 

  • Starting Pay: $55,000​/year. The posted wage is the current starting wage for this position. Actual wage is dependent on the applicant’s relevant experience and qualifications for this position.
  • Free healthcare for team members (partial subsidy for family members)
  • 401(k) plan with % matching
  • Paid every Friday
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee discounts (e.g. gym membership, cellular service, legal Assistance plan) 

This job description serves as a general guideline, and specific requirements may vary depending on the employer and the nature of the projects the Full Stack Developer will be working on.

We request all applicants to submit a tailored cover letter outlining their relevant experience, skills, and interest in the position.  

HFA is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.