Sr. Perl Developer - Fairfax, VA

This job posting is no longer available on Find similar jobs:Senior Perl Developer jobs - jobs

Develop highly-scalable and secure web applications designed to satisfy and engage both internal and external customers.
•Create and maintain a variety of technologies from AJAX based user interfaces to third-party XML business integration feeds.
•Participate in requirements and specifications gathering processes.
•Develop tests, predict areas of risk, and coordinate with our QA staff to achieve the best blend of error prevention and error detection possible.
•Take ownership of your projects from planning to stakeholder happiness.
Required skills:
•5+ years professional programming experience with Perl 5; Experience with Perl Best Practices and PerlCritic; Experience or familiarity with the following modules: Try::Tiny, Class::Load, XML::LibXML, Test::More, Test::Exception; Experience with creating unit tests.
•4+ years professional experience working with relational databases (SQL), MySQL a plus in a highly transactional environment.
•General experience with MVC patterns, ORMs, Web Services (client/servers).
•HTML and CSS skills to create templates for web.
•Experience with (and troubleshooting) Javascript (jQuery specifically) for DOM manipulation and AJAX interactions.
Desired skills:
•Experience with Agile software development practices (e.g. Scrum, Lean/Kanban).
•Experience with Template Toolkit.
•Ability to train/mentor junior developers.
•Experience developing automated functional and performance testing suites
•Linux knowledge.
•E-commerce experience.
•Published CPAN modules.
•Experience with a common Perl web framework, such as Catalyst, Dancer, or Mojolicious.
Website for more information:
Contact information:
Please apply using or contact us at

About this company
ThinkGeek, a wholly owned subsidiary of Geeknet, Inc. (NASDAQ: GKNT), is the premier retailer for the global geek community.  Since...