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Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research

Frontend Developer Environmental Data Portal 50 - 80% (m/w/d)

Switzerland

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Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL

The Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL is part of the ETH Domain. Approximately 600 people work on the sustainable use and protection of the environment and on the handling of natural hazards.

The development of the environmental data portal EnviDat is as a strategic focus for WSL. The EnviDat initiative aims to make WSL's rich reservoir of environmental monitoring and research data accessible for research, practice and the public. By appointment, the WSL offers a position for 1 year (with option of 1 year extension) as a

Frontend Developer Environmental Data Portal 50 - 80% (m/w/d)

Become part of a small, passioned and innovative team in charge of the development of the environmental data portal EnviDat (www. envidat.ch). Together we will design, implement and test features which improve the UX and provide further functionality for the management, registration and storage of research data and associated metadata. You will be working together with other EnviDat developers and with the technical coordinator on innovative concepts and prototypes for future development of EnviDat. Besides the main work in EnviDat, you might also be involved in additional side-projects related to Open Research Data at WSL, in direct collaboration with WSL researchers. We also provide direct user support to researchers with shared responsibility in the team.

You have a degree in computer science (or comparable education) and first experience with a javascript framework like vue, react (or similar) and the willingness to become an expert in vue. Providing a great user experience is important to you, and you know different ways to communicate your ideas efficiently with your team. Knowledge in either storybook.js, build-tooling (vite, webpack, rollup), server-side frameworks (nuxt /next), docker & microservices and data visualization is a plus. You are a reliable team player that is able to fluently communicate in English with a good understanding of German.

Please send your complete application, including a motivation letter, to Beatrice Lamprecht, Human Resources WSL, by uploading the requested documents through our webpage. Applications via email will not be considered. Gian- Kasper Plattner, Head program EnviDat, phone +41 (0)44 739 23 08, or Ionuț Iosifescu, Technical Coordinator EnviDat, phone +41 (0)44 739 28 71, will be happy to answer any questions or offer further information. The WSL strives to increase the proportion of women in its employment, which is why qualified women are particularly called upon to apply for this position.

Job details

Title

Frontend Developer Environmental Data Portal 50 - 80% (m/w/d)

Employer

Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research

Location

Switzerland

Published

March 27, 2024

Application deadline

April 26, 2024

Job type

Administration/Managerment,Research

Field

Agricultural Science,Computer Science,Physics