Front-end Engineer

Java, JavaScript, JVM, compiler, OpenJDK, javac, sjavac, functional programming, object oriented, OOP, UI, user interface, GUI, AWT, web services, distributed systems, microservices, Python, HTML, CSS
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, Long-term
Competitve
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

OUR PROJECT

Immediate opportunity to join our team with a worldwide leader in location-based services to build a location-data platform that will support cutting-edge mapping software and autonomous driving technology.  

 

This is a long-term contract position in downtown Chicago with competitive rates and opportunities for contract extensions OR conversion to direct-hire / permanent. 

 

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

We are looking for a Front-end Engineer to design and develop software components for enterprise mapping products in downtown Chicago. Hands-on experience with JavaScript is required.  You will join an existing team of Software Engineers, UI/UX Designers, Research Engineers, and Data Scientists to build new geo-data collecting features for a map-editing tool. This is an opportunity to work on high-tech solutions and genuinely contribute to changing how we interact with the world around us.

 

We are interviewing qualified candidates immediately and intend to move into offer stage quickly. If you are interested, please apply with an updated resume.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must demonstrate professional JavaScript development experience  
  • Solid understanding of user interface / user experience development is required
  • Prior experience with Python, HTML/CSS, or AngularJS is preferred
  • Experience deploying highly scalable, mission-critical systems in cloud environments is preferred
  • Exposure to multithreading development with web services or scalable distributed systems is preferred
  • Exposure to Big Data technology or containerization (Spark, Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, Docker) is preferred

 

Effective written and verbal communication skills are absolutely required for this role. You must be able to work LEGALLY in the United States as NO SPONSORSHIP will be provided. NO 3rd PARTIES.

 

Dice Id : 10507524
Position Id : ePeak031
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