JavaScript Developer

MDA Corporation Herndon, VA
Responsibilities

Radiant Solutions is growing and looking to hire motivated engineers to help build innovative solutions for our customers. You will contribute to important endeavors to address critical needs of the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense and other government agencies. Your responsibilities will be to:

* Play a key role in bringing to life next-generation web-mapping products packed with maps, widgets, charts and visualizations

* Design, prototype, and develop sound user experiences and solid backend architecture

* Research and translate user needs into requirements

* Work in a dynamic team-oriented environment using agile methodologies

Qualifications

Required:

* 5+ years of experience developing software in a high level language such as Java or C++

* 3+ years of JavaScript: Experience coding modular, object-oriented JavaScript

* HTML/CSS: Ability to translate complex layouts into well-structured HTML and CSS

* Web services: Experience with RESTful web services from both the client and server side

* Knowledge of cross-browser issues and ability to debug CSS/HTML across browsers

* Experience using additional JavaScript/CSS frameworks and libraries (i.e. Node.js , Sails.js, JQuery)

* Experience with scaling web applications

* Experience with relational and NoSQL databases

* Experience with continuous integration and DevOps

* Experience working in Agile/Scrum development team

* Excellent communication skills

* US Citizenship with active TS/SCI clearance and poly

Desired:

* GIS knowledge

* Experience with Python

* Understanding of web mapping technologies

* AWS

* Unit testing experience

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Overview

Join our company whose purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most.

We are a new organization but no company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. Our heritage companies, MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, and HumanGeo are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems.

We offer an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account, and tuition assistance. Radiant Solutions values diversity in the work place and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.