Senior Front-end Developer needed for Environmental agency
Oslo, Norway , Negotiable
2019-06-24 10:27:02 +0100
Do you want to work for a business that gives back to the environment?
Do you want to be apart of a company that improves marine wildlife and the ecosystem?
Finally, do you want to join a newly formed Data team?
We are a leading environmental agency that records data on a wide array of environmental, climatic and resource-related fields. We combine research, monitoring, evaluation, problem-solving and advisory services to international, national and local levels through public sciences.
We have a large amount of environmental data from monitoring programs, field studies, modelling, and samples analysed with our Lab. This data is produced by satellite imagery, physical, chemical and biological quantities. As a business we are creating an environment digitalizes environmental research in Norway. We are currently tasked with developing a new and modern data platform including capabilities for delivering future digital services. The goal is to bridge the past, present and future when it comes to how we conduct environmental research and by doing so we strive to help our society become more sustainable.
At this moment in time, we are looking to expand our Data team by expanding our Frontend unit. We need a driven, independent/team player who can come on board and help us create a new portal for our partners and customers to access their data, research and final help to contribute with our new digital services.
A university degree (MSc or equivalent) in computer science, mathematics, statistics, software engineering, physics, or related fields is required. Relevant experience can compensate for formal education. Fluency in English is also mandatory. Candidates need to be in Europe but prepared to relocate themselves.
Documented knowledge, skills and experience in some of the following topics is desirable:
- Frontend development on Linux/Unix platforms
- Public cloud deployment, including containerization and orchestration with Kubernetes, would be a plus.
- Recent experiences with React.
- Have experience with App development
- Have had experience with Data-driven environments.
- Able to deal with a large amount of data for data visualization.
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