Web Developer

Kitware   •  

Clifton Park, NY

Less than 5 years

Posted 267 days ago

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Kitware collaborates on a multitude of basic and applied research and development projects. Our collaborators include the top universities from around the world, national research labs, medical device manufacturers, car manufacturers, oil and gas companies, financial institutes, and many others. The projects range from extending our open source C++ libraries and applications, such as VTK, ParaView, and CMake, to developing proprietary domain-specific vertical applications for a wide array of platforms including web and mobile devices.
By joining our team you will participate in a dynamic work environment with exceptionally talented and friendly coworkers who are committed to high-quality development practices. The ideal candidate will:

  • Collaborate with our distributed research and development engineering team as well as external collaborators and customers to design and implement new features and fix bugs for our platforms and web applications
  • Contribute to the overall architecture design of web applications
  • Maintain scalability, code integrity, and usability of applications
  • Participate in our team’s software quality assurance practices
  • Work concurrently on multiple projects for a variety of customers
  • Be an excellent communicator with both local and remote teammates


Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related area, plus 3-5 years experience in web development, preferably in a technical/software industry, or equivalent amount of education and experience
  • Highly experienced with frontend programming with modern JavaScript
  • Strong knowledge of modern HTML and CSS
  • Proficient experience using modern JavaScript libraries and frameworks such as React and Vue
  • Ability to build secure web applications that protect against common attack vectors
  • Knowledge of software development methodologies and code versioning tools such as Git, continuous integration, and software testing
  • Experience with responsive design that works in both desktop and mobile environments is a plus
  • Experience with any of the following is a plus: web UI/UX design, geospatial or data visualization, Python programming, geospatial analytics, databases