Full Stack Developer (Supply Chain Traceability) | WWF
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Position title: Full Stack Developer (Supply Chain Traceability)

Reports to: Full Stack Developer (Project Lead Traceability and Web)

Start Date: Immediately

Duration: 12 month contract

Technology is rapidly developing, and its potential use cases for conservation are immense. Are you interested in addressing important conservation issues through technology? Are you experienced in data visualisation and good applied statistical skills? If yes, we are looking for someone experienced and passionate like you to achieve a tech-focused solution to help put a stop to deforestation!

Major Functions:

Unsustainable palm oil supply chains in are fraught with illegality and deforestation. We are leading a technology-focused initiative to end illegal deforestation as efficiently as possible in two of the world’s most important forests for biodiversity.

This fast-paced, high-impact initiative will require you to work in a team that includes digital and tech experts from external organisations and palm oil experts based in WWF-Singapore and WWF-Indonesia. In this project, you will help us change the way palm oil supply chains are managed through the use of data and technology. Our end goal is to end illegal deforestation in the palm oil industry. The team will be based in Singapore, and will require frequent travels to Sumatra.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server side logic

  • Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code

  • Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications

  • Implementation of security and data protection

  • Design and develop mapping tools

  • Integration of data storage solutions

Required Qualifications

  • 5 years of relevant experience

  • Proficient with HTML5, and CSS3, JavaScript, NodeJS and React.

  • Experience writing and running automated tests including, but not limited to, integration and unit

  • Experience with SQL (Postgres/MySQL), NoSQL and/or Big Data (BigQuery)

  • Experience in creating and deploying to cloud based applications like GCP, AWS

You need to:

  • Be a self-starter with high level of drive

  • Be able to work independently

  • Have great organisational skills, attention and dedication to details

  • Experience with working in small teams

  • The ambition to develop well written and designed software

  • Be comfortable with frequent travel

  • Adhere to WWF’s values, which are: Knowledgeable, Optimistic, Determined and Engaging

This job description covers the main tasks. Other tasks may be assigned as necessary according to organisational needs.

Interested candidates should email a CV and a cover letter with the title

“Full stack Developer (Supply Chain Traceability)” to hr@wwf.sg.

Deadline for applications: 31 May 2020

About WWF-Singapore

WWF is one of the world’s largest and most respected independent conservation organisations. Our mission is to stop the degradation of the earth’s natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature.

As one of WWF’s international hubs, the WWF-Singapore office supports a global network spanning over 100 countries. We help protect Singapore’s essential needs through the actions of individuals, businesses and governments in the region. To meet key conservation goals, we address issues such as deforestation, haze pollution, food security, sustainable consumption and illegal wildlife trade.