he Applied Economics Office (AEO) of the Engineering Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards of Technology (NIST) anticipates the need for a Post-Bachelors, Graduate Student, Master's Degree Holder, or Postdoc in computer science or a related field to develop web applications that enable complex economic analysis.
Proposed duration: 1 year with potential for extension
Position Location: Telework
General Duties and Responsibilities
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Develop user interface for web applications
Develop server-side code including algorithms related to economic analysis
Assist with special software development projects as assigned
Degree in Computer science, Software engineering, Web development, Programming or related field.
Python, Ruby, open source databases a plus
Google Analytics and data visualization experience a plus
Logical thinking and Problem solving
Patience and Attention to detail
Excellent writing, code documentation and testing skills
Internal Number: A-78564-26
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