Front End Developer

Role Purpose: Working as a Front End Developer in a team environment participating in all Software development activities. You will be focused on the front-end design and development of our cloud electronic notebook product. Helping turn marketing requirements into an easy to use, elegant application designed for the scientific community.

Special Skills & Knowledge:

  • UI/UX design experience a plus
  • Experience with visual analytics tools such as Tableau, Qlik or Spotfire a plus
  • Life Science experience a plus

Key Competencies:

  • Support the evaluation, selection, design, development and maintenance of the platform
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Must have strong teamwork orientation and the ability to foster collaboration within and across teams
  • Thorough understanding of and experience with structured software development methodologies including design, development and testing in an Agile environment
  • Excellent work ethic and strong sense of ownership of end result


  • Help maintain a culture of high quality


  • This role will be responsible for enhancing the capabilities and competitiveness of the existing product line. He or she will ensure PerkinElmer Informatics products lead the industry with innovation, market-leading feature sets, and high quality.

Job Requirements :

  • Bachelor's degree Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent.
  • 3-5+ years experience in building dynamic single page web applications in a cloud environment
  • Proficiency in Javascript developing Dynamic Single Page Applications.
  • Experience in AngularJS desired but not required.
  • Proficient in CSS and HTML
  • Experience with open source technologies.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with other team members
  • Creative problem solving skills
  • Excellent work ethic and desire to learn and take on new challenges
  • Familiarity with Agile/Scrum
  • Experience consuming Microservices using APIs/JSON
  • Nice to have NPM/Webpack/JS application build process

PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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