Web/Application Programmer Needed
Integrated Statistics is looking for a web/app programmer to work in support of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) .
The programmer will work on software for the Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC), Fisheries Sampling Branch (FSB). FSB collects fishery data, and trains and monitors
the performance of fisheries observers while sampling onboard commercial
fishing vessels from Maine to North Carolina, USA. The data that the observers collect is tracked, edited, audited and uploaded to a
master database by FSB staff. Data are provided to a variety of
end-users and stakeholders for use in fisheries management decision
The web/app programmer will design and develop new applications and websites to support FSB staff, observers, fishermen, and other parties interested in observer data. The programmer will also modify and enhance existing applications and websites, which require frequent updates in response to regulatory and monitoring protocol changes. Flexible and extensible architecture is a priority. The FSB applications and websites store and use data from Oracle databases.
The programmer must possess:
The position is full-time for one year. The Web/Application Programmer should be prepared to work on-site in Falmouth, MA. The rate of pay will be commensurate with experience, and the position is eligible for the benefits described on the Integrated Statistics website.
- Experience in using PHP to produce charts and graphs.
- Working knowledge of other programming languages, such as PYTHON.
- Experience working with web application frameworks, such as PHP CodeIgniter and HTML/CSS/JS Bootstrap.
- Familiarity with Oracle, SQL, and related database tools and technologies.
- Experience in supporting application development through integrated project work group meetings, data modeling, code reviews, and system reviews for quality and performance.
- Work experience that includes 1) involvement in all aspects of the software development cycle and 2) demonstrated ability to learn both data collection processes as well as new and existing technologies.
- Ability to work as part of a team to define and refine user requirements
- Ability to understand, implement, and integrate security standards set by the NOAA/NMFS/ Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) and implemented by NEFSC's Data Management Systems Division.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Integrated Statistics is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law. Consistent with its obligations under federal law, Integrated Statistics is committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified women, minorities, disabled individuals, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam era, and other eligible veterans. For assistance with accessibility of applications, posters, forms, and/or documents, please email the Integrated Statistics office.