• Story Maps Front End Developer

    Location US-CA-Redlands
    Job Category
    Software Development/Engineering
    Job ID
  • Overview

    Do you want to create innovative web and mobile applications? Do you want the ability to enable thousands, and potentially millions, to create and consume sophisticated, geography-based multimedia narratives? As a Story Map Developer at Esri, you will build on the success of a highly-motivated team, collaborate to enhance existing apps, develop new storytelling apps and user experiences, and integrate a suite of apps into a unified program.



    • Collaborate on design and development of focused, storytelling web apps serving a broad range of users
    • Develop responsive and intuitive user interfaces for mobile, tablet, and desktop
    • Develop reusable components and document technical guidelines, processes, and best practices
    • Collaborate with product engineers and UI/UXP designers
    • Help extend the ArcGIS platform to serve new, broader audiences
    • Evolve JavaScript skills by staying current with complementary programming languages, development methodologies, and user interface design techniques


    • Two or more years of commercial software development experience
    • Proficiency with front end development technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, etc.
    • A commitment to excellent user experience and interface design
    • Effective time management, organizational, and collaborative skills
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Bachelor’s in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or related field, depending on position level (master’s preferred)

    Recommended Qualifications:

    • Experience with the following technologies: Ember, Bootstrap, ArcGIS API for JavaScript, SCSS, Grunt, NodeJS, Git
    • Experience writing tests for web applications
    • Experience with Agile methodology and continuous software delivery







    The Company

    Our passion for improving quality of life through geography is at the heart of everything we do. Esri’s geographic information system (GIS) technology inspires and enables governments, universities, and businesses worldwide to save money, lives, and our environment through a deeper understanding of the changing world around them.


    Carefully managed growth and zero debt give Esri stability that is uncommon in today's volatile business world. Privately held, we offer exceptional benefits, competitive salaries, 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, opportunities for personal and professional growth, and much more.


    Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


    If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.

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