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Web Application Developer - ICL

ID: 494936
Type: Researchers
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Algorithm Development, Data Analytics/Science, Health Informatics, Human Factors, Information Technology, Software Development/Design, System Architecture, System Engineering, Testing

Job Description

Create, Learn, Code and Team with some of the smartest, kindest, interesting, and innovative colleagues you will meet. Work on problems that are impactful and that reach people. We are looking for excellent people in computing who also work collaboratively and creatively. If you exhibit curiosity as well as technical know-how. If you are excited and intrigued about new technology, and can independently deliver on tasks efficiently and communicate what was done - we are looking for you! We aren't just looking for a smart developer, we are looking for emerging leaders and strong team members. If you aren't just looking for a job, this is the place to have a career.

Job Duties

  • Creates and modifies applications by converting requirements into code.
  • Clarify what actions the program is intended to perform
  • Present and collaborate on possible solutions to anticipated problems
  • Working as part of a team, write/lead a specific section of the application
  • Test completed applications for correct functionality;
  • Test sample data-sets to check that output from the program works as intended;
  • Updating, repairing, modifying and developing existing applications.
  • Assist in writing detailed documentation for the operation of the program by users
  • Develop unit, application level and system tests
  • Develop and modify automated scenarios by using various frameworks
  • Ensure success of continuous integration and quality control through automation
  • Promote quality within all aspects of development by actively participating in requirements gathering, technical design reviews, etc.
  • Become a subject matter expert in the application
  • Assist in production releases

Travel Requirements

None Required

Education & Length of Experience

Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist/Associate I

  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Computing, Computational Media, Information Technology, or Computer Engineering.

Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist/Associate II

  • A Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Computing, Computational Media, Information Technology, or Computer Engineering and three (3) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of that degree,
  • A Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Computing, Computational Media, Information Technology, or Computer Engineering and five (5) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of a Bachelor’s degree, or
  • A Doctoral degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Computing, Computational Media, Information Technology, or Computer Engineering.

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • Candidates currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelor’s degree program relevant to this position will be considered. Candidate must have a graduation date of no later than December, 2019
  • Demonstrated experience in 1 or more programming languages: JavaScript, Java, Python, AngularJS, Angular, React, Django
  • Knowledge working with source control systems and code repositories (GIT, Atlassian JIRA, bitbucket, Confluence, etc)
  • Ability to collaborate with stakeholders and take abstract concepts then implement them independently
  • Ability to talk through problems. Problem-solving minded
  • Interest in human/people-focused problem sets

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, experience presenting ideas to teammates
  • Creative digital design experience a plus
  • Interest in project lead or technical lead responsibilities within the year
  • Proficient understanding of open source web technologies
  • Understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling and partial page updates
  • Proficient understanding of cross- browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Working knowledge of UX and Web Design responsibilities.

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .



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Located in Atlanta, Georgia, the Georgia Institute of Technology is a leading research university committed to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Ranked as the #7 best public university, Georgia Tech provides a focused, technologically based education to more than 21,500 undergraduate and graduate students.

Georgia Tech has many nationally recognized programs, all top-ranked by peers and publications alike, and is ranked in the nation’s top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report.

Degrees are offered through the colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Sciences, the Scheller College of Business, and the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

The strong academic work ethic at Tech is balanced by a collegiate atmosphere incorporating both intercollegiate and intramural sports, campus traditions, and some 400 student organizations.

Alongside their academic achievements, Tech students are also active in the community, earning a well-rounded education through community service activities.

As a leading technological university, Georgia Tech has more than 100 centers focused on interdisciplinary research that consistently contribute vital research and innovation to American government, industry, and business.

There is no doubt that Georgia Tech stands out as a distinctively different kind of university, one that is eagerly encouraging and developing the revolutionary technologies of the 21st century.

Equipped with the extremely rich resources of an outstanding student body and faculty; strong partnerships with business, industry, and government; and support from alumni and friends, Georgia Tech is designing a future of global preeminence, leadership, and service.

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