Politech
 
09/26/2016 ago
 

Do you have a strong desire to innovate and to make a difference? Join our team! We’re a dynamic start-up with global reach, dedicated to cutting-edge development, design, data science, analytics, and marketing. Apply to become part of our entirely remote team of politically minded tech professionals working to make the world better. Since the reelection of Obama in 2012, we have been creating the most reliable and cutting edge technology and updating the way political campaigns run. Now we offer tech-based solutions to a broader range of clients, including issue advocacy organizations, non-profits, and corporations. We have collaborated with our clients to develop customized web applications, create responsive websites, integrate technology products with APIs, implement data and targeting programs, and launch marketing campaigns.

Responsibilities Include * Develop new user-facing features * Build reusable code and libraries for future use * Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs * Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability * Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end * Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Skills and Qualifications * Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML, CSS3 * Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery * Proficient understanding of server-side pre-processing platforms, such as SASS, LESS, HAML and Coffeescript * Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX * Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus. * Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them. * Good understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS, Ember and Node * Good understanding of Ruby/Rails web application framework * Good understanding of ORDBMS/RDBMS including PostgreSQL and MySQL * Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git

Compensation & Perks * Competitive salary commensurate with experience * Excellent benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance * Generous vacation and paid leave policy * Work Remotely - from Seattle to Miami

Hiring Policy Politech provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, Politech complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities and practices business. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

How to Apply Please email a resume, relevant website samples, github username, and three professional references to [email protected] with “Front End Developer” in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.