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CivicActions

Title: React Developer

Location: United States

CivicActions is looking for an experienced developer to join our Open Data Team. Our team is comprised of people who are motivated by solving interesting problems and a passion and commitment to open source software. We are looking for someone who will bring their own perspective and curiosity to work with the team toward creative solutions.

Experience

For this position, we need people who have:

  • Experience with React and Drupal
  • At least five years of development experience
  • Ability to debug in Drupal and Docker
  • Expertise to negotiate shifting priorities in a scrumban environment
  • Skills to solve puzzles and find innovative solutions to unexpected problems
  • Ability to navigate on the command line and use a version control system
  • Skilled at working throughout the LAMP stack: PHP/MySQL development, command line and version control skills and workflows, including a detailed mental model of HTTP, HTML, CSS and JavaScript operation
  • Skilled in Git, Drush, web API design/usage, PHP debugging, Solr, automated testing tools (e.g. Behat)

You should be comfortable in a consulting or professional services environment, in addition to working with cross-functional agile teams. We also like to see a track record of contributions to open community projects.

Location

We are a fully distributed remote team within the U.S. You can work from home or find a great co-working space. You just need a computer, webcam, strong internet connection and a structured schedule because we are a truly collaborative team.

Must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. Resident due to the projects we work on. It’s a plus if you have U.S. Government security clearance.

Benefits

We excel in our benefits offering and believe that people who are well taken care of can be more balanced, healthy and happy. We offer 100% company-paid medical insurance, disability insurance, and life insurance. We have a generous 401(k) program. We have an open vacation policy — employees are encouraged to take time off as needed to feel balanced, productive and healthy. We have paid maternity and paternity leave. We have an annual all-hands retreat to connect with each other in person. We also emphasize professional development and offer an annual stipend.

Community participation is important to us and we ask that you spend 5% of your working time giving back to a community that you care about. We attempt to keep our work products ‘open by default’. This means that it is our intention that your work contributions during your time at CivicActions will be published under public license, enabling you to bring your passion fully into your activities without the fear that your expressions will be locked away or prevented from having a positive impact in the world.

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We find strength and inspiration in the things that make each of us unique. In striving for a more diverse team, we strongly encourage women, people of color, and physically-challenged people to apply.