Software Engineer

Japanese American National Museum

Los Angeles, California


 The Discover Nikkei Software Engineer will lead technical elements in redesigning and expanding features, functionality, usability, and user engagement of JANM’s site. Site is built using Django framework on AWS. Responsible for project managing implementation and launch of the expanded site, including working with team members and web design consultants on updated site design which will include responsive design layouts, writing new code needed for the expansion, coordinating technical efforts of a small team of staff and volunteers, leading alpha and beta testing efforts, and launch.

Work is remote, but on-site work or meetings may be required on occasion. Full-time, temporary position May 2022 through January 2024. Candidate can work outside LA but must reside in US.

Computer Science degree preferred. Minimum 3 years' experience with development of dynamic web applications. Solid grasp of Linux, Python, SQL, PostgreSQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript. Experience with AWS.

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