Who is Accela:

Accela is an industry-leading cloud/web/mobile based software company that was recently honored with the ‘Great Place to Work’ certification and is one of the leading GovTech 100 companies. 

For more than 15 years, Accela has been the industry leader in designing and delivering productivity and engagement software solutions to help government agencies to be their best. Accela provides a cloud-based SaaS platform suite of products that help local/State/Federal government and Civic agencies serve local communities more efficiently and effectively.

Accela’s software drives efficiency for over 2,200 governments and is accessible to more than 160 million citizens worldwide. More than 80% of America’s 50 largest cities such as New York, San Diego, San Francisco, Miami, and Denver have implemented at least one of Accela’s many solutions.

Why Accela:

Accela offers employees a culture that emphasizes performance, productivity and collaboration. You can’t help but feel empowered, engaged and motivated when you work with like-minded individuals who are driven and passionate about contributing to a market-leading, high-growth software organization with proven technology. 

While we are busy changing the world, we also strongly believe in having fun and excitement at work, and encourage a collaborative and healthy work-life balance.

If you are motivated by the idea of delivering on the promise of democracy in the digital age and solving for a new era of more efficient, open and innovative governance, then we’d love to hear from you.

Where you fit:

We are seeking a Senior Front-End Developer to work on our front-end team to build our next generation of applications. The ideal candidate for this position is a professional with a strong knowledge of content management systems, architecting web-based applications in JavaScript frameworks, and the ability to translate business analyst requirements into performant features. This position will require the candidate to maintain our existing application while building our next generation version using agile methodology.

Impact you will make in the role:

  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices.
  • Create website layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices.
  • Integrate data from various back-end services and databases.
  • Work with product managers to gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs.
  • Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities.
  • Cooperate with web designers to match visual design intent.
  • Supports and develops web application developers by providing advice, coaching and educational opportunities.
  • Troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms.
  • Enhances organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests.

Expertise you will bring in:

  • Proficient in C#, ASP.NET, WebServices, JavaScript, jQuery, Angular 2+, Object-Oriented Design (OOD), Software Architecture, Software Debugging
  • Knowledgeable in CSS, SCSS, SQL, Oracle, Java, Search Engine Optimization
  • Strong organizational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets with business acumen
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • 10+ years’ experience in application development and testing
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent work experience)

Benefits and Perks:

Beyond a stellar work environment, great people and inspiring, innovative work, we have some great benefits and perks:

  • Competitive salaries
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Medical, dental and vision coverage for you and your family, along with other wellness and disability plans
  • 11 paid holidays and a competitive and flexible paid time off policy
  • Catered lunches, fully stocked kitchens, walking trails and nearby access to restaurants, food trucks and farmer’s markets in some of our locations

Accela is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religionnational origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability, gender identity, and sexual orientation.