Full Stack Developer - ArcGIS StoryMaps

Arlington, VA
Nov 20, 2021
Dec 03, 2021
Full Time
Overview Join the ArcGIS StoryMaps team and help us build a new digital storytelling tool with unprecedented mapping capabilities. Authors around the world use story maps to drive change, influence opinion, and create awareness with their stories, getting millions of page views a day. You will work with designers and product engineers to design, build, and run a cutting-edge, responsive web application. You will be involved at every stage of product development, from brainstorming broad ideas to ensuring quality through launch. Using your full range of software development and product thinking skills, you will be responsible for delivering a stable and useful product that meets customer needs. As a qualified candidate, you have a track record of contributing to successful outcomes for users and the business. You are a strong cross-functional partner, great communicator, and are able to take a solution from idea to implementation. You uphold a high-quality bar, have a strong appreciation for details, and understand the value of clear communication. Above all, you approach problems holistically and create elegantly simple solutions to multi-faceted problems. Responsibilities Set up and configure cloud-based SaaS infrastructureDesign and implement product website with third-party integrationsTailor existing React solutions for new audiences and use casesAssist team in completing other high-priority tasks Requirements 2+ years of experience as a full stack/front-end developerExperience with web technologies such as HTML5, JavaScript, and CSSExcellent React skills and hands-on experience with Node.jsUnderstanding of SaaS infrastructure including AWS, storage and media hosting solutions, and security modelsExperience designing and implementing Restful APIsExperience with tools such as Webpack/Gulp/NPM/YarnWorking knowledge of a source control and issue management system, preferably GitHubStrong verbal and written communication skillsAbility to think creatively in problem-solving and debuggingBe self-driven to learn, push new ideas, and teach othersWork both independently and on a teamBachelor's or master's in computer information systems or computer science, or equivalent experience working with web technologies, depending on position level Recommended Qualifications Proficiency with TypeScriptFamiliarity with the ArcGIS Online platform and ArcGIS API for JavaScriptExperience with software designExperience delivering features for consumer-facing software productsExperience with agile software development methodologies About Esri 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.Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email askcareers@ and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.