10 Dec 2012

Full-Time Web App Developer

The Providence PlanProvidence, Rhode Island, United States

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Job Description


Attention Socially-Conscious Developers!

The Providence Plan is looking for a Web App Developer to join our team and support our mission of democratizing data for the City of Providence and the state of Rhode Island.

As a Web App Developer you get to:

·         Work with and contribute to open source projects

·         Wrangle, map and visualize interesting data

·         Be part of a small team. No bureaucracy, few meetings

·         Lead back-end systems development

·         Work to make a better city and state!

·         Enjoy a pleasant work environment and great benefits


·         Python and Django

·         Experience with Postgresql

·         HTML/CSS/JS

·         Git/Github

·         Experience with Linux based web stack

·         Curiosity and love of data

Not required but helpful:

·         Experience with other Python libraries/tools such as Celery, Flask or Gunicorn

Please Note: We are looking for a full-time, on-site employee. Some telecommuting (a day or two per week) may be permissible. We are not interested in contracting with a placement agency.

About The Providence Plan

The Providence Plan’s information work is based on the organization’s belief that information- what exists, how it is used, and who uses it is a fundamental aspect of community revitalization in an age of expanding information technology.  ProvPlan is committed to providing access (through the Internet and other means) to useful, usable local information as a tool to affect positive change throughout Providence and its neighborhoods.



How to Apply

Contact: Jim Lucht  jlucht@provplan.org 401 455-8880 x215

Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Full-Time. Salary: 60,000 - 80,000.

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