CivicActions is a mission-minded company focused on helping government deliver better services through modern software practices. We are looking for others like us with a true passion for using technology to make a positive change in our world. We work in cross-functional, agile teams, communicate openly and honestly, and encourage a balanced, autonomous lifestyle. 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. Sound good so far? Great, keep reading!
Responsibilities & Qualifications We are hiring for several positions requiring experience and knowledge we need to augment our teams. We strongly value team members with a broad base of experience who are comfortable performing a variety of roles. Do you have a combination of the following skills?
Able to architect and write secure, performant, well-documented code that adheres to coding standards
In-depth knowledge of Drupal module development, (or demonstrable transferrable skills on other web-based frameworks)
Familiarity with most common contributed modules
Skilled at mobile device interface development
Skilled at building accessible and inclusive interfaces. Familiarity with Section 508, WCAG, ARIA accessibility standards
Skilled at Drupal 8 Front-end development
Comfortable with graphic design and multimedia production tools
Comfortable with css compiler workflows (e.g. LESS, SASS, SCSS)
Familiarity with populating design systems and component-based development
Familiarity with React/Gatsby/GraphQL
Ability to navigate on the command line and use a version control system
Comfortable with multiple fork and branching workflows in Git
Able to use Drush and PHP debugging tools to speed your work and enhance your code quality
Familiarity with code-based configuration deployment (e.g. Features, configuration management)
Comfortable integrating and configuring search engines (e.g. Solr, Drupal search) with Drupal Views.
Working with a containerized LAMP stack for PHP/MySQL development; comfort with command line and version control skills and workflows
Complementary/specialized skills such as, QA, UX, design, documentation are also a plus.
Preferred Certifications (NOT required): Acquia Certificate Program, including Certified Site Builder, Developer or Front End Specialist
Creation of wireframes, workflow diagrams and page comps
Experience with frontend performance optimization. /Comfortable with web API design and use
Comfortable with peer programming and code review
Ability to translate wireframes, workflow diagrams and comps into working user interfaces
We are looking to hire for a project that requires 3+ Years of front end experience in addition to an associates degree or the equivalent
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.
$80,000 - $115,000. Salary is based on number of years of experience.
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.
Apply now 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.