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POST DATE 8/19/2016
END DATE 12/23/2016

Applied Research Associates, Inc. Littleton, CO

Littleton, CO
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Associates Degree



The Rocky Mountain Division (RMD) of ARA is seeking well-rounded Programmers to help produce software of the highest caliber. As a Programmer, you will be given the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects, from working with the United States Military to law enforcement, your software will help make a difference.

RMD is committed to a culture which fosters fun and teamwork in all that we do. You will be given exposure to both front-end development (AngularJS or React) and back-end development (Java/PostgresSQL) as well as work in an agile team-oriented environment.

Qualified candidates will be required to complete a test (located on GitHub) to further demonstrate their qualifications.

Programmer Requirements:

- At least 2 years of software development experience

- Demonstrated knowledge of Java and JavaScript programming languages

- Ability to quickly learn how to work with multiple JavaScript based languages/libraries

- Ability to produce clean/commented code

- Ability to be flexible and adjust as requirements change

- Ability to simultaneously work on multiple projects with different requirements

- Ability to complete tasks quickly, accurately, and with attention to detail

- Ability to work independently or with a team

- Organized, able to prioritize and complete tasks then communicate the results clearly through effective face-to-face communications, telephone, or email communications

Programmer Preferences:

- Associate's degree or equivalent experience in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or a related field

- Familiarity with event-driven and object-oriented programming design, 3-D visualization, automated testing with physics-based modeling and simulation

- Familiarity with HTML and CSS

- Familiarity with OpenGL/WebGL/ThreeJS

- Familiarity with C++ and C#

- Familiarity with JavaScript Libraries, especially the following: jquery, jquery-ui, kendo-ui, knockout, angular, react, redux, flux

- Familiarity with databases, particularly PostGres

- Able to occasionally work extended hours to meet deadlines

- Ability to obtain a U.S. security clearance

Littleton, Colorado, United States



Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) is an international research and engineering company recognized for providing innovative technical solutions to complex and challenging problems that are making our world safer, more secure and a difference in our daily lives.

Founded in Albuquerque, NM, in 1979, ARA has 62 offices throughout the United States and Canada and provides a broad range of technical expertise in defense and aerospace technologies, civil technologies, computer software and simulation, systems analysis, environmental technologies, and testing and measurement. ARA also provides sophisticated technical products for environmental site characterization, pavement analysis, and specialized robotic vehicles.

As an employee-owned company, we never forget that our employees are our greatest asset. This is the foundation of our business philosophy and influences everything we do from recruiting to benefits to professional development. At ARA, the challenges are g

Company Size:
1,001-5,000 Employees
4300 San Mateo Blvd. NE, Suite A-220
Albuquerque, NM 87110

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