Full Stack Web Application Developer, Senior Level

Job Title: 
Full Stack Web Application Developer, Senior Level
Job Type: 
Full Time
Cambridge, MA
Qualifications/Job Description: 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a top-notch team of software engineers and data scientists to develop web-based solutions. You will work closely with scientists, software engineers, and subject matter experts, using modern web and mobile frameworks, to develop cutting edge visualizations and interactions for different domains. Your engineering input on design concepts in terms of feasibility, ideal technology, optimization, and other implementation level details is a crucial responsibility for this position.

We are looking for an outstanding candidate with hands-on experience developing responsive front-side applications with JavaScript and relevant frameworks, and scalable back-end web services. You should possess expertise in HTML and CSS, experience with RESTful services, and exposure to Agile/Scrum development methodologies is a big plus. The candidate will help design and implement user-centered applications, working closely with our customers, users, and team of software engineers and scientists.


These skills are intended to be representative of the types of frameworks and libraries that could be used for this work. Having expertise in one or more per category is required but expertise in all is not. Your understanding of which is applicable to a given project is crucial.

- Front-End Tech: React + Redux, React Native, Angular, AngularJS, modern Javascript (es6, require, etc.), HTML5, CSS3
- Testing: Jasmine, Mocha, Jest, TapeJS, Protractor.
- Dev Workflow: Webpack, grunt, gulp.
- API/ data services: GraphQL, REST, Swagger, ActiveMQ, STOMP, WebSockets
- Back-End Tech: NodeJS, Python
- Databases: PostGres, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Redis, MySQL, MS SQL Server
- Web Mapping APIs: GeoJson, Mapbox, ArcGIS, OpenLayers, Leaflet.
- Cloud/Virtualization: Docker, AWS EC2, VirtualBox, VM Ware
- OS: Comfortable on OSX, Linux , Windows
- Version Control: Git

Nice but not required

- jQuery, Backbone.js, Ember.js
- Ruby, Rails, Java, Scala, Play framework
- Google Maps, Bing Maps
- Mobile development on Android, iOS
- Electron (native webapps)
- SailsJS, Django, KeystoneJS

Additional requirements:

- U.S. Citizenship
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field, or equivalent work experience
- Must have 7+ years of professional software development experience, ideally with exposure to the full software development lifecycle
- Willingness to travel to support customer- and training-related events

Desired, but not required:

- Experience with Agile/Scrum in a multi-person team environment
- Familiarity with web development security concerns and best practices


Charles River Analytics offers competitive compensation plus bonus and profit-sharing, with an attractive benefits package including: up to 92% employer-paid medical and 100% employer-paid dental, vision, life and disability insurance, paid maternity/paternity leave, tuition reimbursement, monthly gym allowance, free parking, generous paid time off, and a casual environment. We are also accessible by public transportation.


Charles River Analytics is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, military service, veteran status, age, ancestry, genetic information, gender identity and expression or disability.

Charles River Analytics is an Affirmative Action Employer and complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendment Act (ADAAA). If you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position at Charles River Analytics, please indicate so on your application.

Company Name: 
Charles River Analytics
How To Apply: 
Please submit an application here: https://www.cra.com/careers/job-listings?gh_jid=1088326
Contact Name: 
Amanda Florentine
Start Date: 
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
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