Position 2425
Full Stack Web Developer

We are searching for a full stack Web developer to join our client's staff in developing software that supports researchers and scholars in the mathematical sciences.

Our client's application centers around a searchable database for mathematical scientists. The successful applicant will have experience designing and developing applications across the entire stack, including the front-end, domain logic and data tiers.

LOCATION
Ann Arbor, MI

There is no relocation assistance available for this role.

COMPENSATION
$68 to $75K (commensurate with skills and experience) and an exceptional benefits package including health and dental insurance, very generous retirement contributions and paid leave, paid life insurance, a casual, collegial work environment, tuition assistance and professional development opportunities.

EDUCATION
This position requires a minimum of a bachelor's degree or equivalent in computer science

REQUIRED
  • Minimum 3 years' experience as a full-time programmer
  • Full stack Java Web development experience
  • Strong general background in Web development which includes proficiency in HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Strong skill in SQL/RDBMS
  • Experience with and an interest in working with Open Source tools
  • You must be familiar with functional programming principles and strongly interested in learning Scala

PREFERRED
  • Experience with continuous Integration (e.g. Jenkins, Hudson)
  • Experience using source code control (e.g., Git, Subversion)
  • Experience with Unix/Linux including use of SSH and basic shell scripting
  • Experience with full text databases such as Elasticsearch
  • Experience building web services (REST, JSON, XML, etc.)
  • Understanding of object oriented principles and design patterns
  • Experience designing concurrent and distributed systems using Akka

OVERVIEW
  • Our client is a very successful non-profit organization that has been in existence for many decades
  • The corporate culture is very similar to that found in academic institutions