Software Developer - Javascript/HTML5 Web App

Vienna, Fairfax, Virginia
Aug 19, 2014
Sep 23, 2014
Design
Software
Full Time
Software Developer - Javascript/HTML5 Web Applications

Are you excited about web applications? Join our high-energy, visionary ArcGIS product development team and help design the next generation of web apps for the ArcGIS platform. ArcGIS is available to customers online by subscription at arcgis.com as well as On-Premises as installable server software.

Responsibilities:

  • Envision, design, and develop web applications and UI modules for large-scale deployment and management
  • Rapidly prototype web applications to showcase new concepts and ideas
  • Drive the REST API design, required for integrating the web application with the back end web services
  • Create a rich developer-friendly toolkit to consume new server-side GIS functionalities, using the latest relevant techniques and best practices
  • Apply good software design and development practices in daily activities
  • Write comprehensive technical design specifications and support documentation
  • Bachelor’s or master’s in computer science, engineering, mathematics, GIS, or related field, depending on position level
  • A minimum of two years of experience designing, building, and delivering web applications
  • In-depth knowledge of the core JavaScript language and two or more years of experience building object-oriented JavaScript
  • At least one year of experience using and developing applications with JavaScript toolkits and UI libraries (such as Dojo, Ext JS, YUI, etc.)
  • Extensive experience with HTML, DOM, CSS, event model, and cross-browser development
  • Experience with AJAX, JSON, REST
  • Excellent problem-solving, verbal and written communication, design, development, and debugging skills
  • Ability to work independently and in groups to effectively participate in the software development life cycle

Recommended Qualifications:

  • Experience building and using browser rendered UI components and graphics systems (SVG, VML, Canvas)
  • Experience using REST and web service endpoints to create secure web applications
  • Experience writing tests for testing web applications
  • Experience developing web applications using ArcGIS API for JavaScript or other JavaScript mapping APIs

Our passion for improving quality of life through geography is at the heart of everything we do. Esri’s geographic information system (GIS) technology inspires and enables governments, universities, and businesses worldwide to save money, lives, and our environment through a deeper understanding of the changing world around them.

Carefully managed growth and zero debt give Esri stability that is uncommon in today's volatile business world. Privately held, we offer exceptional benefits, competitive salaries, 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, opportunities for personal and professional growth, and much more.

Learn more and apply online at www.esri.com/careers.

Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.



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