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Alpha capture software developer
Ref No.: 12-00089
Location: new york, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date: 02/16/2012
 We are seeking a driven Web2.0 front-end engineer to join our alpha-capture product team. In this role, you will be instrumental in all elements of product lifecycle, from business analysis and architectural design, to development, testing, and delivery. You will identify and address performance bottlenecks, participate in design and code reviews, and collaborate with other team members to develop systems. In addition, you will help define and communicate best practices for web-based user interface engineering across the company.

Successful candidates will have, at a minimum, a bachelor¿s degree in computer science from a top university, a passion for developing web-based technologies, and strong opinions about flow and phrasing content, progressive enhancement, and graceful degradation. Candidates must possess the ability to write well-abstracted, reusable code, and familiarity with Object Oriented JavaScript Frameworks (GWT, jQuery, MooTools, Dojo), and a strong working knowledge of current web standards including CSS3 and HTML5. Proficiency in highly scalable frameworks (Apache, Tomcat, XML, AJAX, Hadoop, Distributed caches) and scripting languages (PHP, Python, Javascript, Groovy, Perl) is desired, while experience programming in Java or Swing is a plus.