PG&E Applications – Front End Developer, Senior

Website Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Job Description:

We are looking for a full-time front end developer to develop and maintain front-end client applications that interactively display rich meteorological and fire datasets. This position will take the lead in developing front end applications while also working with the team’s back end developers to establish best practices for front end development moving forward.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Appropriately document data sources, methodology, and code
  • Work closely with the operational forecast team to scope and deliver required application functionality
  • Utilize the latest cloud technologies (e.g., AWS Cloud Infrastructure) to take client applications and utility operations to the next level.
  • Assist in the development and management of meteorological databases and operational data systems.
  • Remain current in developments in web applications and programming languages.
  • Ensure responsiveness of client applications and optimize applications for speed and scalability.
  • Develop, deploy, and maintain front-end client applications that interactively display rich meteorological and fire datasets
  • Devise and plan projects with an operations forward mindset. This includes designing and building applications with fault tolerance, disaster-recovery capability, logging, monitoring, and automated alerting to ensure high availability and resiliency.
  • Create and maintain web-based mapping products using homegrown APIs developed by meteorology team members

Job Requirements:

  • Front end proficiency in Javascript, jQuery, d3, RESTful Services/APIs, Leaflet
  • Experience with data & analytics product development
  • 5 years of relevant experience in front-end development, OR Master’s Degree and 3 years relevant experience
  • Humble – is open to being coached and is self-aware
  • Cluster-Bachelors Degree in Econometrics, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, Applied Sciences, Statistics or job-related discipline or equivalent experience
  • Hungry – desires to get things done while honoring people, and seeks better ways to do the job
    Collaborative – has strong interpersonal skills; cares about and works well with teammates
  • Willingness to impact beyond defined role
  • Experience with Agile development, modern software delivery practices, including source control, testing, continuous delivery, continuous integration
  • Understanding of working in an AWS environment
  • Any experience with displaying geospatial data with web interface, preferably using Google Maps API or OpenStreetMap
  • Track record of writing clear and well documented code

Job Details:

Company: Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: San Ramon, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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