Development + Technical

Software Engineer

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Los Angeles

Client Site

Long Term

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Are you a Software Engineer who has expert knowledge of  JavaScript, AJAX, HTML, CSS, JSON and JQuery? We have a long-term, contract to permanent opportunity with a product development and commercialization firm launched by one of the world's leading management consultancies on a new and growing team!

Filter is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment consistent with ​specific city and state legal, criminal, and background check requirements.​

Posted: 12/12/2014

What you will be doing

  • Tranform and interpret graphic visual or interaction designs into web-based and/or mobile UI’s
  • Work with project managers, business analysts and designers to ensure timely delivery of software components
  • Provide concise yet comprehensive technical specifications and documentation
  • Work with database administrators on all aspects of data manipulation, extraction, transformation and loading
  • Engage in project assessment and scoping to ensure that all technical possibilities are explored
  • Support the work, priorities and values of the team, providing cover or support as needed
  • Monitor work against the production schedule, provide updates to the team and report any technical difficulties
  • Develop over time a degree of multi-skilling and knowledge sharing with other Digital Software Engineer(s) in order to be able to provide cover or support as required
  • Work to agreed standards to ensure best practice within the DV team
  • Co-Develop and apply effective Quality Assurance test plans
  • Maintain awareness of best practice and trends in the wider digital sector

Skills you'll need

  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or related area; 
  • Masters degree preferred
  • 2-5+ years experience with software development or related experience
  • Advanced knowledge of JavaScript, AJAX, HTML, CSS, JSON and JQuery
  • Professional experience with MVC, SQL Databases, CMS and some PHP, Ruby, Perl, .NET, Java or equivalent server-side language
  • Experience with the Agile PM methodology highly desirable.
  • Passion for digital products and services
  • Mastery with organizing information, developing impactful experience concepts , designing advanced layouts and interactions for all things digital
  • Strong Interpersonal/ communication skills, including:
  • Self-motivated, takes initiative, possesses creative problem-solving skills and willingness to offer suggestions for improvement; builds relationships to leverage resources
  • Demonstrated diligence, attention to detail and technical intuition
  • Service-oriented, flexible, positive team player, capable of interacting and problem solving with a multidisciplinary team
  • Possesses organization skills and composure: ability to handle competing priorities and to work effectively in a challenging fast paced environment
  • Exercises judgment in managing confidential/sensitive information; trustworthy 
  • Work management, organization and planning
  • Must be able to perform successfully in a fast-paced, intellectually intense, service-oriented environment and to interpret rules and guidelines flexibly to enhance the business and in keeping with company values and culture
  • Experience working successfully within a complex matrix structured organization is essential
  • It is necessary to have the ability to understand and manage complex reporting relationships and incorporate multiple labor laws and cultures