Use your passion to build cutting edge solutions to solve problems with the right technologies
Employ the values and principles of Agile development on small teams
Support quality development practices and pursue new and better ways to build software
Understand and follow emerging design to appropriately meet the business needs of our clients
Use what works while keeping an eye out for new and better ways
Reach outside the mainstream to adopt the best of all communities: open source, Agile, programming, etc.
Continuously improve and don't be content with the status quo. Code can always be better expressed, more elegant and simple, higher in quality
4+ years of experience developing web applications
4 year college degree in computer science or engineering is preferred
Strong knowledge of HTML and CSS and other front-end web design concepts
Experience with front-end build and package management tools such as Gulp, Grunt, Browserify, Yeoman, Bower, npm or similar
Experience working with RESTful Web APIs
Experience using git-based workflow tools and concepts (GitHub, Branching, Pull Requests or similar)
Experience using and writing automated tests with a test runner (Jasmine, Mocha, QUnit or similar)
Understanding of full-stack development concepts
Understanding of SQL, NoSQL and Document-based storage systems
Understanding of asynchronous, parallel and non-blocking programming techniques
Skills that would be a plus include:
Experience in full-stack development including asynchronous, parallel and non-blocking programming techniques
Experience developing Node.js application development
Experience building RESTful Web APIs using Express.js and middleware
Experience building native mobile applications using Ionic, React Native, Cordova/PhoneGap or similar tools
Experience with LESS or SASS
Experience with data visualization tools such as D3, Leaflet, Crossfilter or similar
Experience using AMD/CommonJS technologies such as RequireJS, Browserify, SystemJS, Webpack or similar
Experience with DevOps and Continuous Delivery tools like Jenkins, Codeship, TeamCity, Vagrant, Puppet, Chef, TravisCI, GoCD or similar
Experience with configuring and deploying applications in a cloud environment such as Heroku, AWS, Azure, Digital Ocean, Modulus or similar
Experience with configuring and developing using MongoDB, Redis, Couch, or other NoSQL data store
Please let us know about your GitHub profile, any packages you may have published on npm (or similar service), your personal blog or articles/presentation materials you've posted elsewhere!
Excella is a technology consulting firm serving commercial, non-profit and federal clients in the Washington, DC area. Excella builds innovative custom software solutions with a strong focus on Agile engineering practices. We believe that great work leads to great things – for our clients and our employees. We are growing fast and need passionate, innovative people who love working with technology and are ready to make an impact.
Here’s what you can expect from us:
We care about our employees. In fact, we're consistently ranked as a “Best Place to Work”.
You’ll work with great people who love what they do: our team includes published authors, certified trainers, and internationally renowned speakers.
We have a “bring your own device” workplace and will provide an allowance for a new computer of your choice – Mac or PC. It’s up to you.
We’ll invest in your career – including yearly 3 days of paid professional development time including travel and registration fees to attend training or a conference, as well as tuition assistance for degrees and certifications.
Every employee is bonus eligible and 17 days of paid vacation are yours – starting day one.
You can bike, drive or metro to work – our commute reimbursement plan has you covered.
You’ll have fun! We hold monthly social events all year long.
Excella Consulting is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.