Software Engineer – Web Developer
Work closely with UX designers, project managers and back-end engineers to implement versatile front-end solutions to tricky web development problems.
Embrace emerging standards while promoting best practices in order to push the limits of what a browser can do.
Manage your own time, and work well both independently and as part of a team.
Launch, iterate and make a difference. Provide front-end coding expertise, and be ready to make VertiCloud better for our users.
Identify and address performance bottlenecks
Participate in design and code reviews
MS in Computer Science.
Experience working in Linux environment.
Strong sense of web design and attuned to the fundamentals of user experience.
Ability to communicate to all levels of users (internal and external), strong problem solving skills, adaptable, proactive, and willing to take ownership.
The ideal candidate also will have experience and proficiency in a combination of the following:
Popular front-end frameworks (e.g., Backbone, Angular, KnockOut, etc.)
Visualization, charting, and mapping libraries such as D3 , Processing, Prefuse , Leaflet, MapBox , etc.
Rapid prototyping methods and participation on Agile development teams
B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or 5+ years relevant work experience
At least 2+ years of software industry experience architecting application front ends in object-oriented environments
Experience architecting web applications with a focus on performance, modularity, reuse, and maintainability
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Desired but not required:
Fluency in one or more of: Java, Python, Ruby
Knowledge of Big Data architectures ( Hadoop , Cassandra), cloud platforms ( Heroku , AWS ), server side technologies (Node, Apache), or databases ( Postgres , MongoDB )
Publications and presentations
Experience working in situations that are outside applicant’s immediate area of expertise
Altiscale - 18 months ago