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User Interface Developer 

Category Engineering  
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About STR: Systems & Technology Research (STR) is a small and growing company focused on providing innovative, technology-based solutions to defense, intelligence and national security problems.

Description: STR is currently seeking a highly-motivated candidate with strong Story UI and UX design skills who enjoys making something beautiful and usable.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with UI/UX lead and engineering teams to build web based applications (typical scale is 1-100 users, consider up to 1000 client browsers for design considerations).
  • Gather and evaluate user requirements, in collaboration with product teams and engineers
  • Illustrate design ideas using mockups and prototypes
  • Take ownership of technical solutions, development, and delivery to production
  • UI and UX design and implementation including map based UI and d3.js
  • Priority on frontend development. Basic backend (client, server side) familiarity (like Websockets) and broader software development skills desired
  • Must be able to work independently and handle several concurrent projects and associated deadlines

Experience and Desired Skills:

  • 2+ years of experience building large-scale, client-facing web applications
  • Knowledge of modern browser frameworks and frontend technologies such as JavaScript, JQuest, HTML5/HAML, React, CSS3/SASS, JQuery and Bootstrap on multiple browsers (IE, Firefox) on CentOS, Windows8, Windows10
  • Familiarity with backend technologies such as Tornado, ZeroMQ, Websockets, Python, C++ and Play
  • Deep understanding of modern web applications and experience with issues related to scale, security, availability, deployment, and operations
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software such as Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Excellent analytical, communications, and problem-solving skills
  • Self-starter
  • Must be US Citizen and have or be able to obtain Secret clearance

STR seeks to provide an outstanding work environment for its employees with excellent benefits and competitive compensation. Full-time employees enjoy 401(k), profit sharing, health and welfare benefits, subsidies for training and conference attendance to foster continued learning and development, and a casual yet technically challenging work environment.

Applicants must be US Citizens. STR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 
Position Requirements

Experience and Desired Skills:

  • 2+ years of experience building large-scale, client-facing web applications
  • Knowledge of modern browser frameworks and frontend technologies such as JavaScript, JQuest, HTML5/HAML, React, CSS3/SASS, JQuery and Bootstrap on multiple browsers (IE, Firefox) on CentOS, Windows8, Windows10
  • Familiarity with backend technologies such as Tornado, ZeroMQ, Websockets, Python, C++ and Play
  • A deep understanding of modern web applications and experience with issues related to scale, security, availability, deployment, and operations
  • Excellent analytical, communications, and problem-solving skills
  • Self-starter
  • Must be US Citizen and have or be able to obtain Secret clearance

STR seeks to provide an outstanding work environment for its employees with excellent benefits and competitive compensation. Full-time employees enjoy 401(k), profit sharing, health and welfare benefits, subsidies for training and conference attendance to foster continued learning and development, and a casual yet technically challenging work environment.

 
About the Organization Systems & Technology Research (STR) is a rapidly growing technology company with locations north of Boston, MA, Arlington, VA and near Dayton, OH. We specialize in advanced research and development for defense, intelligence, and national security, trying to understand how to protect our society: from stopping malicious botnet attacks, to understanding cyber vulnerabilities, providing next generation sensors, radar, sonar, communications, and electronic warfare to developing artificial intelligence algorithms and analytics to make sense of the complexity that is exploding around us.


STR is committed to creating a collaborative learning environment that supports deep technical understanding and recognizes the contributions and achievements of all team members. Our work is challenging, but you go home at night knowing that you pushed the forefront of technology and made the world a little safer. We recognize that the world is changing, that it is becoming more connected than ever before, making things change faster than before, and reshaping society in the process. We all want to understand this changing world and leave it better for our work.


We're not just any company. Our people, culture, and attitude along with their unique set of skills, experiences, and perspectives put us on a trajectory to change the world. We can't do it alone, though - we need fellow trailblazers. If you are one, join our team and help to keep our society safe!

 
EOE Statement STR is fully dedicated to hiring the most qualified candidate regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation and pregnancy), marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any portion of the employment process, email us at appassist@stresearch.com and provide your name, phone number and email address.

US Citizenship is required for all positions.
 

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