Junior Web Application Developer

Data Ductus is a global software consulting firm specializing in advanced network automation, service orchestration, and cloud solutions. We are software engineers with a passion to solve technically challenging problems in agile, scalable teams using the latest tools and languages. We are actively involved in several exciting development projects with top-tier carriers, global resellers, and major telecommunications equipment providers, and the interest in automation for service provisioning, DevOps, and workflow solutions has never been greater.

The Role 

Data Ductus is looking for an individual who is passionate about joining a growing web application development team. The team focuses on using the latest tools and best practices to build workflow applications to automate network engineering tasks. In the first year, we expect you to deliver 2 production-quality web applications by implementing features, fixing bugs, and taking ownership in the quality of the deployed applications. You will be working closely with a senior frontend engineer who will define the requirements, wireframes, and expectations, while also providing mentorship and learning opportunities. Interested in contributing to a dynamic, supportive environment that balances on-time delivery with learning and independence? Then join us! 

Basic Qualifications 

  • Bachelor of Science in a technical field, or other B.S. with relevant experience
  • 1+ years of experience in web application development
  • Basic understanding of HTML/CSS
  • Demonstrable experience with using Chrome DevTools or Firefox Firebug for debugging JavaScript
  • Proficient with JavaScript, TypeScript is a plus
  • Understanding of events, Promises and asynchronous programming, retrieving data from REST APIs, ES6 modules, type coercion and falsy/truthy values, and components
  • Proficient understanding of OOP (encapsulation, abstraction) and how that relates to UI components
  • 1+ year experience with Angular or React
  • Linux experience required – must be comfortable using the terminal to execute commands, start/stop servers, change directories, modify/create directories
  • Understanding of MVC architecture
  • Experience with Test-Driven Design and/or Document-Driven Design

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Experience running Docker containers
  • Experience with Git for source control
  • Experience writing unit tests using Jest, Jasmine, or Mocha
  • Familiarity with bundlers (webpack, browserify, rollup, snowpack, etc.)
  • Proficient with CSS (custom properties, flexbox, grid)

Benefits 

  • Competitive salary 
  • 401K with match 
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance 
  • 3 weeks of PTO along with floating holidays 
  • Paid sick time, family and medical leave 
  • Career growth and mentoring 
  • Flexible work from home scheduling 
  • Open office space 
  • Wide variety of projects 
  • Serve in varied roles and capacities 

About the position:

City: Boston, MA
Working hours: Full-time
Start time: as soon as possible

Questions:

Please contact Jennifer Bitterman if you have any questions at jennifer.bitterman@dataductus.com

Application:
Welcome with your application via www.dataductus.com/careers. Selection is ongoing.