JavaScript Application Developer

We’re looking for an experienced Web Application Developer specializing in JavaScript to join our product development team at our headquarters in Eugene, Oregon.

Job Details

To succeed in this role, you will need a proven track record of front-end development (apps preferred, though challenging website work is also good), learning and mastering new technologies, and working effectively on a development team with a strong focus on customer requirements and user experience. 

Specific experience with the fundamentals of our web applications is strongly preferred, including:

  • Writing JavaScript by hand
  • Using JS libraries like React, Backbone, and jQuery
  • Interacting with Java code and Java developers
  • Interacting with virtual servers on a cloud platform like Amazon Web Services
  • Experience with object/relational persistence (e.g. Hibernate) is a plus
  • Used to managing code in SVN or a similar repository tool (experience with distributed revision control like Git or Mercurial is a plus)

Qualifications should also include the following:

  • 4-year degree in Computer Science or other related technical field
  • 3+ years of professional web development experience
  • Working knowledge of common object-oriented design patterns and architectures

Palo Alto Software is a growing, privately owned corporation that was founded in 1988 and is now based in Eugene, Oregon. We create popular desktop and web-based software for small businesses and entrepreneurs, including the retail and online market leader Business Plan Pro and software-as-a-service application Email Center Pro.

Our company recently won the Business of the Year Award from the Eugene Chamber of Commerce, and we were named one of the 100 best companies to work for in Oregon by Oregon Business magazine.

This is a full-time position with an excellent benefit package. Compensation is based on skills and experience.