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Organization: Houston Engineering Inc
Title: Software Engineer (ReactJS Frontend Developer)
Location: Maple Grove, MN
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2018-03-23

Position Description:

Software Engineer (ReactJS Frontend Developer)
Location: Maple Grove, MN

To apply, go to: http://www.houstoneng.com/careers

At Houston Engineering Inc.(HEI) we are scientists, engineers, GIS specialists, software engineers, and surveyors providing innovative and practical leading-edge science based solutions to public, private and non-profit clients. Within our growing HEI technology sector (http://www.houstoneng.com/what-we-do/technology/), we specialize in development of web, mobile and GIS applications for a variety of clients around the U.S. Our work is conducted from multiple offices throughout MN and ND, but our reach goes well beyond the Midwest. Our unique perspectives on integrating GIS and web technology with engineering and science has made us a leader in the development of water resources applications.

We pride ourselves on our commitment to meeting our client needs and providing a productive (and fun) atmosphere for our employees. Join our team…as our Maple Grove office has an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer (ReactJS Frontend Developer). Primary focus will be on developing components using React ecosystem. We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about web and mobile programming, has excellent communication skills and thrives in a fast-paced environment.

Essential Functions:
• Participate in software requirement discussions
• Consult with other developers on design strategies
• Write programming code
• Test and debug programming code
• Develop reusable responsive components using React and Redux


Required Qualifications and Experience:
• Bachelor's or Technical Degree in Computer Science or related field
• Minimum 2 years of professional working experience with JavaScript, CSS, HTML5 and React/Redux
• Ability to discuss technical items verbally and in writing
• Very good understanding of React Concepts, Component Life cycle, Component Driven Development, Stateful vs Stateless components
• Experience with using REST APIs with React Components (promise, fetch etc.)
• Good grasp of responsive development (using any grid/responsive library e.g. Material UI)
• Familiarity with common front-end development tools such Webpack, NPM, Git etc.

Additional Desired Qualifications:
• Experience with GIS application development
• Experience with mobile application development using HTML5 and PhoneGap
• Experience deploying application to Linux operating systems
• Background working with scientific data in water resources, natural resources or civil engineering
• Prior consulting firm experience

Benefits of Joining HEI
This is a full-time position offering competitive pay, yearly bonuses, an excellent benefits package including company paid health, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability. Other benefits include Paid Time Off, paid holidays, and a generous 401(k) and profit sharing plan. We offer an entrepreneurial, creative, and flexible work environment which allows you to pursue your creative vision in a supportive, relaxed, and professional setting. The challenge and opportunity you seek can be found at Houston Engineering!

To apply, go to: http://www.houstoneng.com/careers

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability