Front-End Developer

The position: Front-End Developer

StratoDem Analytics is currently seeking a Front-End Developer who will contribute from Day One to build data visualization dashboards, front-end analytics products, and user interfaces on high-value projects. This position is for someone seeking a challenging, growth-oriented environment with highly-collaborative work.

The company: StratoDem Analytics

StratoDem Analytics is a data science venture building predictive models on massive data for better US local-market knowledge. StratoDem Analytics helps some of the largest private equity funds and real estate organizations in the US make better portfolio-level and business decisions based on a fundamentally better understanding of local-market economic risk and demographic outlooks.

Location: Boston, MA; Providence, RI; or Albany, NY

StratoDem Analytics is based in downtown Boston. This position may be available at satellite positions in Providence, RI and Albany, NY.


This role will involve:

  • Designing and developing as a team contributor to StratoDem Analytics products and client deliveries
  • Learning and sharing new front-end technologies with the StratoDem Analytics team
  • Efficiently bringing ideas from concept to production via sketches and diagrams
  • Building within, and improving, the StratoDem Analytics visual style guide
  • Writing clean, fully-tested and well-documented code in ES6+ with Flow type hinting
  • Leveraging pre-existing internal and external code to deliver different products each month (e.g. one month may be a mapping dashboard, the next may be a portfolio analysis engine)
  • Working directly with company founders on model building, database design and deployment strategies
  • Working directly with clients to identify pain points and opportunities in pre-existing analytics pipelines and build or improve StratoDem Analytics products


For this role, candidates must be focused on growing as product designers, both for the StratoDem Analytics codebase and client-facing products. Because clients typically make portfolio-altering decisions based on StratoDem Analytics deliveries, StratoDem focuses on developing team members in producing bug-free, concise, scalable code that fits into a large ecosystem.

The ideal candidate for this role has solid JavaScript proficiency, and experience with the following:

  • JavaScript client-side frameworks such as React or Vue
  • Front-end web development (HTML and CSS/SASS/SCSS)
  • Advanced SQL queries and relational databases
  • Bundling/shipping JavaScript applications with bundlers such as Webpack or Rollup
  • Writing testable, component-based code and writing tests with complete logical coverage of code
  • Git and GitHub workflows in a team environment

In addition, the following experience is a big plus:

  • d3.js or Leaflet visualization
  • AWS, Google Cloud Platform or other cloud service providers
  • Significant Linux experience

Source code samples (preferably a link to a GitHub account) required. BA, BS or equivalent work experience preferred. To apply, send cover note, resume and ideally a link to a GitHub account to [email protected].

Ready to leap to next-generation data science?

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