1) Performs various activities relating to the existing Atlas application.
2) Including development, debugging, and modification of computer code to maintain and further develop the application.
3) Develop and enhance front-end features for the existing Atlas web application.
4) Provide support and maintenance for the existing Atlas web application.
5) Provide appropriate written documentation of project development and programming code.
1) Ability to work in a collaborative team used to minimal supervision and oversight and ensure accountability for deliverables and outcomes.
2) Ability to prioritize and manage workload to meet critical project milestones and deadlines.
3) Proven debugging and troubleshooting skills.
4) Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
1) Bachelorâ™s degree in computer science or GIS related fields
2) Masterâ™s degree in computer science or GIS related fields
1) 4+ year experience in front-end web development
4) Experience with interactive visualization front-end libraries like d3.js.
5) Experience with relevant front-end mapping libraries like Mapbox.js is required, Deck.gl, or Kepler.gl is a plus.
6) Git version control experience.
7) Working knowledge of Node.js, React, Python and AWS.
1) Cover Letter
3) Sample code for previous projects/web applications (ie. Github site) or similar portfolio is preferred & strongly recommended.
4) (Optional) Reference letters.
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application
The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination.
Staff Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-5800 or submit a request via the Applicant Inquiry Form.
The University of Chicago's Annual Security & Fire Safety Report (Report) provides information about University offices and programs that provide safety support, crime and fire statistics, emergency response and communications plans, and other policies and information. The Report can be accessed online at: securityreport.uchicago.edu. Paper copies of the Report are available, upon request, from the University of Chicago Police Department, 850 E. 61st Street, Chicago, IL 60637.
Internal Number: JR08749
About University of Chicago (UC)
One of the world's premier academic and research institutions, the University of Chicago has driven new ways of thinking since our 1890 founding. Today, UChicago is an intellectual destination that draws inspired scholars to our Hyde Park and international campuses, keeping UChicago at the nexus of ideas that challenge and change the world.