Level 2 Software Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/22/18
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/22/18

Job Description
Like building web apps, creative user interfaces and interactive data visualizations using modern web libraries? Can you tell us why the TSP is NP-complete? Do you want to make a difference in the world? Send us a line!

We are the Visual Analytics group; we make sense out of data through human computer interaction, data wrangling and interactive visualizations. Have you ever wanted to see the distribution of car dealerships in your area that offer the best deals? Perhaps you want to know which news sources present the least bias in their work. Do you know the optimal layout of a regional power grid? Or even your home sprinkler system? Data analysis and visualization is how we help people answer those kinds of questions. Do you think in pictures? Do you try to find interesting ways to render data you encounter? We want to talk to you.

- Develop novel web applications using modern JavaScript libraries and frameworks created by our experienced design team
- Interact with complex datasets from a variety of domains: energy generation and distribution, molecular structures, open-source information, biochemical technologies, medical applications
- Bring user/data requirements and design mock ups to life
- Create interactive web-based user interface components and data visualizations
- Develop unit and integration test cases for front-end components
- Work closely with researchers, sponsors, teammates and subject matter experts to rapidly build, test, and deploy new capabilities

- Independently implementing a reusable graph visualization using D3 to visualize power grid connectivity across the United States
- Contributing multiple modules to a React + Redux application that visualizes different dimensions of a cyber security dataset
- Implement an algorithm published in a journal for free-text analysis

- You want to work in a lively environment full of scientists, engineers, and subject matter experts who love learning and thinking creatively
- You want to have impact on people's lives and national security problems
- You want to build novel solutions to complex problems

- Experience working with relevant technologies like React, Angular 2, Bootstrap, D3, Leaflet, SCSS, Javascript, JSX, and Typescript

Job ID: 307440

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