Web Developer - Documentation


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Overview


Apply your full stack development and design experience to help build new and dynamic apps to support a growing collection of documentation. Our fast-paced team designs, builds, and maintains a modern and effective web experience that provides users of ArcGIS the answers they need, when they need them. Our mission is to deliver great online and offline content centered on our cutting-edge software products and their users. In this role, you will work with content development and product engineering leads who are transforming software knowledge into engaging and useful documentation for internal and external users.

Responsibilities


  • Architect and build robust, performant, and flexible systems for managing and delivering content to users in a useful and visually appealing way
  • Solve and articulate complex problems with application design, development, and user experiences in a collaborative environment
  • Utilize full stack understanding to design, build, test, and validate enhancements to websites
  • Write clean, well-documented, high-quality code that meets accepted standards, ensures optimal performance, and achieves business requirements
  • Implement methods that monitor the health, performance, and usability of systems, tools, and sites as well as troubleshooting and resolving issues with existing tools and systems
  • Collaborate effectively with team members and colleagues who have varying levels of expertise
  • Stay current with complementary programming languages, development methodologies, user interface design techniques, and database tools

Requirements


  • 2+ years of professional web development experience using modern languages, tools, and patterns such as JavaScript, CSS, HTML, React, Node, and Angular
  • Ability to decompose complex problems and perform root cause analyses
  • Proven record of using design docs, in-line comments, code reviews, and testing strategies to write and maintain high-quality code
  • Comfortable with Django, Java, JQuery, .NET, Python, Ruby, SQL, or XML
  • Effective time management, organizational skills, and communication skills
  • Bachelor’s or master’s in computer science, engineering, or related field, depending on position level

Recommended Qualifications


  • Understanding of agile software development and continuous integration practices
  • Experience with DITA and CCMS tools such as Adobe’s XML Documentation for Experience Manager, easy DITA, or SDL's Tridion Docs
  • Comfortable with technologies and tools such as Adobe/Google Analytics, Elasticsearch, Git, GitHub, Jenkins, or Lucene
  • Experience with cloud services and technologies such as Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Docker

About Esri


Our passion for improving quality of life through geography is at the heart of everything we do. Esri’s geographic information system (GIS) technology inspires and enables governments, universities, and businesses worldwide to save money, lives, and our environment through a deeper understanding of the changing world around them.

 

Carefully managed growth and zero debt give Esri stability that is uncommon in today's volatile business world. Privately held, we offer exceptional benefits, competitive salaries, 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, opportunities for personal and professional growth, and much more.

 

Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email humanresources@esri.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.

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