Front-end Developer

SimBio is a small progressive software company that produces innovative teaching tools used in undergraduate biology courses world-wide. We are seeking a highly motivated and intellectually curious front-end developer to join our SimUText development team to collaboratively design and implement responsive, data-driven user interfaces.

The position is based in our Missoula, MT office, which also harbors a motley crew of content and instructional design specialists, graphic designers, customer relations and support specialists, and a variety of other technical personnel. Start date: ASAP

Background, Skills, and Qualifications:

  • Experience using modern web technologies (including Bootstrap or equivalent, SOAP/REST, JSON/XML) to design and develop front-ends for responsive, user-centered web applications
  • Proficiency with AngularJS or equivalent MVC JavaScript framework
  • Familiarity with source-control products (e.g., SVN) and project management tools (e.g., Redmine/JIRA)
  • Working knowledge of C++ (or similar compiled languages such as Java/C#/Objective-C) would be helpful, and experience with the Qt framework would be especially desirable as this position may also involve some application development
  • BS degree in Computer Science, a similar technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience

Strong candidates will be:

  • Motivated and conscientious team players who take pride in their work
  • Personable and communicative, with a “pitch in, can do” attitude
  • Interested in working with a diverse group of interesting colleagues with the shared goal of making a positive impact on the quality of science education

Compensation and Hours:

  • 40 hours/week
  • Competitive salary (based on skills and experience)
  • Generous vacation, medical, dental, and retirement benefits

To apply:

All applications must be submitted through the following resume management service: . Please be prepared to upload a current resume and cover letter.

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