Sr. Fullstack Developer- React

Finance - Engineering /
Full-time /
OpenGov is home to an exceptional team - passionate about our mission to power more effective and accountable government. By bringing the OpenGov Cloud to our nation's state and local government, we’re transforming communities so they can thrive! 

Imagine yourself being able to help small business owners open their doors faster, ensuring our tax dollars are accounted for, creating safer infrastructure, modernizing the permitting process, and assisting with disaster recovery. The work you do here every day has a meaningful impact on people's lives!

🌟 OpenGov is a 2023 Top Workplaces USA award winner and a Forbes America's Best Startup Employer 🌟

Join our smart, fun, and humble team to experience the most rewarding career of your life!

Job Description:
We are seeking a dynamic Fullstack Developer with expertise in both backend technologies, particularly Java or a similar backend technology, and a strong background in React JS/UI development. As a Fullstack Developer, you will play a crucial role in building and maintaining robust web applications, collaborating with cross-functional teams to deliver seamless user experiences.


Front-end and UI Development:
Develop and implement user interfaces using React JS and other front-end technologies.
Collaborate with UI/UX designers to translate design mockups into responsive and interactive web pages.

Backend Development:
Utilize your expertise in backend technologies such as Java/Php/NodeJS to build scalable and efficient microservices.
Collaborate closely with the backend development team to integrate user-facing elements with server-side logic.

UI Design Integration:
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs and implement them in accordance with design specifications.
Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability.

Code Implementation:
Write well-documented, clean, and maintainable code.
Collaborate with other team members to integrate front-end components with server-side logic.

Responsive Design:
Create responsive designs that work seamlessly across various devices and screen sizes.

Bug Fixing and Optimization:
Identify and fix bugs and performance bottlenecks.
Conduct code reviews to maintain code quality and adhere to best practices.

Implement and conduct unit testing for both front-end and backend components.
Collaborate with QA engineers to ensure the reliability and stability of the application.

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
5+ years of experience as a Fullstack Developer with expertise in React JS/UI development and backend technologies like Java or similar.
Strong proficiency in JavaScript, ES6+, HTML, and CSS.
Experience with React JS and its core principles.
Familiarity with state management libraries such as Redux or Context API.
Understanding of RESTful APIs and asynchronous request handling.
Responsive design and development experience.
Strong problem-solving and debugging skills.
Excellent collaboration and communication skills.
Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git).

What makes OpenGov unique

» Leadership: CEO Zac Bookman (MPA from Harvard and JD from Yale) is truly a mission-driven CEO. He was named one of the 100 most Intriguing Entrepreneurs by Goldman Sachs, a Tech Pioneer by the World Economic Forum, and SF and Silicon Valley Business Times' 40 under 40 class of 2018!

» Growth: Record breaking growth with 1,800+ governments (and counting) using our products. Click here to read more.

» Culture: Winner of 2023 Top Workplaces USA award, Awarded Top 25 Cloud Companies to Work For, Winner of Forbes 2022 Best Startup Employers, 50 Best Workplaces award. Check out our Careers Video!

» Product: Named to the GovTech 100 (seven consecutive years), we are the leader in cloud software for our nation's cities, counties, and state agencies.

» Mission Driven: We are a technology company with a passion for the mission. We're powering more effective and accountable government.

Come join us and make a positive social impact!

OpenGov is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.