Web Developer

Employer
Westat
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Aug 19, 2019
Closes
Sep 27, 2019
Industry
Research
Hours
Full Time
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC.

Job Summary:

Westat is seeking junior web developer to be part of a team that develops mobile web and cloud focused applications, using cutting-edge technologies & tools.


Job Responsibilities:


· You will be part of a team that develops .web and mobile applications to support various Westat study and field operations;

· You will be responsible for developing responsive web interfaces using various web technologies and UI frameworks and following standard Westat practices;

· You will provide support to users of these applications diagnosing problems, fixing bugs, etc.


Basic Qualifications:


· A bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology or related field is required.


Preferred Qualifications:


· 1 year of software application development or programming experience.

Your development skills should include JavaScript/jQuery, HTML5, web development frameworks like ASP.net, PHP. Good JavaScript skills and experience with JavaScript frameworks like Angular, React JS would be an added advantage. Having excellent communications skills, as well as being a self-learner and able to work independently in researching technical solutions, is highly desirable.

Westat offers competitive benefits with ESOP, 401k, Health, Dental, paid vacation, sick and holiday leave, professional development as well as other benefits.

Any offer of employment may be contingent upon receipt of acceptable results from a post-offer background screening, if required for the position, based on the specific position which may include, for example, identity verification, employment history, or criminal records history.

Westat is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information, gender identity, or any other protected status under applicable law.

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