Senior JavaScript Engineer

Employer
Esri
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Overview:Web architecture is rapidly evolving, creating new challenges to build responsive, interactive, data-driven applications used by people around the world to make decisions and collaborate with one another. We are actively looking for more colleagues to join us in creating the worldA cents € (TM) s best geospatial mapping and data analysis platform.You will be actively involved with people across engineering to devise new system architectures that leverage application frameworks and emerging technologies. As a platform that serves millions of users and domains, our software needs to be modular, reusable, and well crafted. We iterate rapidly, constantly learning from feedback, metrics, and the mission of our community. Responsibilities: Work closely with product management to understand requirements and create application architectures and API to meet product goalsDesign and develop stable software that includes automated test validationDevelop reusable components and libraries for use internally and open-sourceWork within agile processes for short cycle, fast-paced deliveryUser-focused development and work closely with UI designers to craft compelling user experiencesWilling to take on complex goals that push the boundary of the possibleAbility to manage small teams of developersRequirements:Expertise working as part of a team developing and delivering web-scale applicationsFive or more years of industry experience developing web applications with JavaScript, employing modular software designKnowledge of multiple JavaScript application frameworks, build tools, and testingGood understanding of API design, distributed systems, and data modelingDelivery of production systems using agile development in collaborative teamsBachelorA cents € (TM) s or masterA cents € (TM) s in computer science, computer engineering, or mathematics, depending on position level Recommended Qualifications:Familiarity with Esri ArcGIS or other web mapping technologiesUS citizenship and ability and willingness to obtain a security clearance The Company:Our passion for improving quality of life through geography is at the heart of everything we do. EsriA cents € (TM) 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. 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.