Keywords:
DevOps
Type:
Temporary employment
Location:
Den Haag
Education:
Doctorate/PhD (EQF 8), Master (EQF 7), Bachelor (EQF 6)
Published:
11/11/2019
Status:
Open
Apply before:
31/12/2019
Hours p/wk:
24
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Description:

The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS) is looking for a talented web developer. 

  

About HCSS: 

 

The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS) is an independent think tank that provides strategic advice to governments, non-governmental organizations, and corporations. We deliver practical solutions for challenges in a fast-changing world. Our multidisciplinary research agenda covers international and national security, defense planning, cybersecurity, and climate and energy. HCSS conducts research via innovative and data-driven approaches. 

  

About the Vacancy:

 

Our dashboard prototypes display a complex set of textual, numerical, temporal and spatial/geographical data. The primary task of a successful candidate will be to design and implement our dashboard prototypes as production-grade, web GUIs. He or she will work in close collaboration with the back-end developer to specify the necessary APIs and data-exchange methods, and populate the GUIs with our data.  

  

The Required Skills 

 

If you meet the following requirements, please send us your job application:  

  

  • Proven ability to develop interactive GUIs, and comprehensively display a large amount of data using tables, graphs, and maps  
  • Excellent JavaScript knowledge and experience 
  • A keen eye for GUI aesthetics and user experience 
  • Prior experience with node.js and server-side scripting 
  • Good understanding of web APIs and data exchange methods (e.g Ajax, JSON, XML) 
  • Good understanding of HTML(5) and CSS 
  • Proven experience with modern development frameworks and libraries (e.g. React, Angular, JQuery, D3) and preferably also cross-platform frameworks (browser and app development) 
  • Familiarity with system design and administration is desirable 
  • Experience in a Science/Research environment is also desirable 

 

Salary 

  

Competitive salary package. 

  

Application procedure 

  

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to in info@hcss.nl, using “Web Developer” as the subject line, before December 31st.  

  

For more information please contact us at 070-318 4840 or info@hcss.nl