Front-End UI Developer


    Website UrsaSpace Ursa Space

    Ursa is looking for front-end UI developers to join our growing team! We are building ground-breaking solutions to deliver global economic intelligence to organizations around the world. There is a lot of cross-pollination here at Ursa. You will have the opportunity to work with a diverse team of highly-skilled developers, working on a variety of projects. There are no egos here – we are looking for the best ideas and are eager to hear your input!
    Role and Responsibilities:
    The ideal candidate will bring experience in developing and deploying data-driven web service technologies in support of both internal systems and customer-facing applications.
    Your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):
    • Design/develop/test/deploy dynamic web projects
    • Bring wireframes from sketch to production
    • Visualize data – we’re looking for elegant ways to display and interact with complex data
    • Make intuitive, slick user interfaces that efficiently serve user needs
    • Contribute to an agile development team building web-based applications
    • Participate in design discussions and code reviews
    Minimum Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’s degree required, Computer Science or related field preferred
    • Strong knowledge of front-end tech – Angular 5+, Javascript, HTML, CSS
    • Demonstrated experience with:
      • Data visualization tools and techniques
      • RESTful API services
      • Database systems
      • Testing frameworks (e.g. Selenium)
      • Source code control systems (e.g. Git)
      • Graphic/UI design and dynamic page layout expertise
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Development experience using a server-side scripting language such as PHP, Python, or Ruby
    • Expertise with AWS setup/maintenance for Apache web environments
    • Experience with shell scripting and Linux-based operating systems
    • Familiarity with internet and network security; developing secure code within a cloud environment
    • Interactive map/GIS development experience (e.g. D3, Leaflet/Mapbox)
    • Familiarity with UX research and design processes
    Locations – Varies; teleworking options considered for strongly qualified candidates.

    US Persons Only – US Citizen or Permanent Resident

    Application Package via GoogleHire:

    • Cover letter
    • Resume
    • Developer portfolio sample
    • Code/git portfolio sample
    We look forward to hearing from you!

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