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Software Engineer (JavaScript)

AlliedCrowds has a unique mission: to combine technology, data, and finance in order to disrupt development. We do this by creating innovative products and new financing models that unlock capital for entrepreneurs in emerging markets, enabling them to grow their businesses, hire new employees, and contribute to the global economy. Since its founding, AlliedCrowds has consulted for some of the world’s largest development finance institutions, multilateral aid agencies, and private companies involved in development, including UNDP, GIZ, IFC, IsDB, and others.

The Role

The role will be focused mainly front end integration and development, and gives you considerable responsibility and ownership of your path. At the core, it involves:

  • Building and designing the interface for web based products for clients, for example IsDB Innovate

  • The improvement of our own products and services, including our public website and internal data dashboard

  • Aesthetically visualizing data from our proprietary database

Responsibility

You will be working directly with the CTO on the following:

  • Developing awesome products and tools for our clients: Examples include building the first crowdfunding platform in Ecuador, or a custom client to integrate with our API. We always have new and interesting projects.

  • Adding features to own products and services: This includes the improvement of our public website, as well as improving the usability of our internal tools. Data visualization and report generation:

  • Data is at the core of what we do and it’s essential to present this in an intuitive and usable way. It will be your responsibility to create aesthetic representations of our data in online tools and print reports

Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience using JavaScript frameworks including Vue, React, or Angular

  • Experience using graphing and visualization libraries, such as D3 or Plotly

  • 2+ years of demonstrated web development (building web applications in JavaScript) General understanding of SPAs

  • Advanced knowledge of testing methodologies and an uncompromising ethic around automated testing

  • Ability to communicate effectively on both technical and non-technical levels

Preferred Qualifications

  • Technical degree (Math, Computer Science, Engineering)

  • Previous experience at a SaaS or data science firm

  • Experience with microservices architecture

Apply

To apply, please send your CV/resume with a cover letter and example of work to careers@alliedcrowds.com. Visa sponsorship opportunities available for qualified candidates.