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JavaScript Software Engineer Job

Job Classification:  Remote

We Light the Way!

 

Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  

 

 

We are on a mission to democratize and distribute venue maps and location data to any screen and make it easy for anyone to discover and navigate any complex building. Today, we are a leader in the airline and airport industry. Our current customers include United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, JetBlue, Lufthansa, along with over 30 global airport customers. If you have an Airline app on your phone you probably already use our maps. But we aren’t stopping here. There are millions of large buildings all over the world that can benefit from our mapping products.


We are currently looking for a brilliant JavaScript Software Engineer to join our team. We work in small teams, so this is an opportunity to have a big impact, contribute, and ship products quickly that are used by millions of people!

 

What You’ll Do

 

  • Build high-performance map products for the web. Our core product features include our proprietary indoor / outdoor map data, point of interest data, search, navigation, API integrations and more used by millions of users.
  • Work with other engineers on your team and within the company to imagine, design, and build tools and applications to make our products faster and easier to deploy.
  • Collaborate with designers, Product Managers, and other engineers to design features and break down high-level goals into tasks and timelines.
  • Build, document and maintain tests, features, and infrastructure.
  • Communicate and document architectural designs and requirements.
  • Provide thoughtful feedback to others on the team.

 

Your Qualifications 

  • BS or higher in Computer Science or similar field.
  • 5 years or more of professional JavaScript development experience shipping enterprise-grade software.
  • Ability to overcome obstacles autonomously, self-motivated, “get it done” attitude.
  • You absolutely love crafting amazing web applications and products.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. We know everyone says this, but we mean it! We have a distributed team and rely on team members that are well organized and can effectively communicate about their work progress, roadblocks, and dependencies. 

 

What We Work With

 

  • JavaScript
  • AWS - Lambda / S3 / DynamoDB / Aurora / EC2 / and many, many others 
  • React, Storybook and Figma
  • Maps and geographic coordinate systems, mostly in Mapbox
  • Computer Vision and SLAM (Simultaneous Localization And Mapping)
  • IoT and indoor positioning services

 

 

We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!

 

Please utilize the internal career site to apply if you are a current employee at Acuity Brands. 

 

We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 

 

Any unsolicited resumes sent to Acuity Brands from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees, or to Acuity Brands resume database will be considered Acuity Brands property. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.

 

Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

Req ID:  2639


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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