Web Application Engineer (Entry Level)

BGI is seeking an entry level Web Application Engineer.  In this position you are a developer, building the web applications for interactive visualization.  You are working with the customer to understand their perspective, then using that knowledge to design and build the web application framework.  Their experience, and your expertise, pivots into the client application where you develop extensions to existing data analysis products providing the exploratory analysis environment the users need.  Your efforts create the tools needed to keep the airspace safe!

BGI supports our clients and their customers by creating technology to analyze, visualize and explore data.  Our community focuses on a robust collection of aircraft maintenance data, transforming it into the knowledge that aircrew and passengers are always flying safely.  The system builds on a foundation of data collected from the aircraft and the operating environment, augmented with algorithms run at Big Data scale.  The user’s data exploration experience begins with visualization through web applications to reveal insights, then explore them, through interactions with the data.  Their experience continues through client-side applications that connect to enterprise data and allow for deeper experimentation. 

Job Responsibilities:
• Design and develop web-based user interfaces for aircraft maintenance activities
• Design interfaces that integrate with target user’s daily routine, supporting their primary objectives
• Develop interactive web interfaces for users to create analysis functions
• Create web-based presentations, including visualizations, to convey data
• Apply Big Data user interface approaches to support data exploration
• Interact with Hadoop ecosystem to access data
• Support application of maintenance policies such as hard-copy records
• Develop within security guidelines established by customer frameworks
• Develop resources to operate in disconnected client application
• Developing interfaces between deployed client applications and the web front-end.
• Support stand-up and integration of web application at customer sites

Education, License, Credential Requirements:
Minimum: Bachelor’s in Computer Science or equivalent 
Master’s degree in computer science, applied math or engineering desired

Entry level

Special Knowledge and Skills: 
• Java, JSP, Tomcat or other web stack technologies
• Ozone Widget Framework: apps, widgets, intents
• Cross-browser development in Canvas, WebGL, d3js, SVG, CSS3, HTML5
• C++, Qt, Boost, webkit
• Familiarity with aviation web applications is a plus
• Familiarity with aviation related maintenance is a plus
• Experience with Python is desired

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Job Details

Location: Akron, OH
Salary: Commensurate with Experiecnce
Status Full-Time

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