Full-Stack Developer

The Harold Grinspoon Foundation (HGF), a results-driven, entrepreneurial-philanthropic organization, is not your average non-profit. Founded in 1991 by real estate guru and successful businessman, Harold Grinspoon, HGF employs over 100 staff and offers innovative national and international philanthropic programs. HGF’s programs share the common goal of making Jewish life and the Jewish community more vibrant and more connected.



About the Opportunity

The Harold Grinspoon Foundation (HGF) is growing quickly across the globe and we’re adding to the team locally! We’re seeking a full-time, Full-Stack Developer in our Agawam Home Office. Join an in-house IT Department of 15 to include 4 other full-time Developers. While the work and the technology utilized is cutting edge, you’ll be working in a close-knit department with people who are excited and passionate about their work. IT Initiatives are well resourced and supported by a dynamic IT management and leadership team you’ll work with closely. Challenging work; opportunities for advancement; a team atmosphere; and, a generous salary and benefits package make this a very attractive opportunity. Start your New Year off right and apply today!
 

About Our Organization

Founded in 1991 by real estate guru and successful businessman, Harold Grinspoon, the Harold  Grinspoon Foundation (HGF) is an entrepreneurial and business oriented non-profit. Based in Agawam, Massachusetts (just five minutes from Springfield and twenty minutes from Hartford), HGF and its sister foundation the Harold Grinspoon Charitable Foundation (HGCF), employ over 120 employees and offer national and international philanthropic programs that range from enhancing Jewish life throughout the US and the globe, to bringing together colleges and universities to promote entrepreneurship, to providing support and resources for local farmers, to honoring local public school teachers, to supplying over 650,000 free books monthly to children throughout the world. The Foundation offers the stability of a thirty-year established organization valued at over $600M with the feel of a creative, exciting and fast-paced start-up, and the long-term growth opportunities inherent in an endowed Foundation committed to its mission for decades to come. Needless to say, The HGF is not your average non-profit!
 

To be Successful, You’ll Need:

  • 3+ years of full Stack application development experience
  • Full hands-on capability in both application and API development
  • Understanding of Modern architecture techniques (e.g. event driven, stream processing, event handling)
  • Development of high-level and detailed system design artifacts
  • Understanding of automated builds and deployments (Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery)
  • Proficient in using Industry standard Toolchain including BitBucket (Git), Jenkins, Antifactory, Ansible
  • Well versed on entire build-to-deploy lifecycle using Jenkins or other engines for automated builds, tests, and deployment.
  • Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD) and writing unit, regression and integration tests
  • Understanding API design and security practices
  • Solid understanding of Azure cloud native architecture/development
  • Ensure timing and performance objectives/goals are met

Qualifications

  • Strong coding languages including C#, .Net, .net core, CLI, Linq and Python
  • Working understanding of Azure cloud services and API(s)
  • Web technologies HTML, CSS, Angular, Rest-ful web services
  • Worked with Application Server, IIS and SQL Server
  • Familiar with Jira, GIT (source code control) and Jenkins

Nice to Have

  • Knowledge of containerization and PaaS approaches and tools (e.g. Beanstalk, Docker, Kubernetes etc.) 
  • Data modeling experience
  • Worked with automated testing frameworks
  • Knowledge Kentico & Microsoft NAV
  • Experience with Salesforce development

What’s in it for You:

  • The opportunity to be part of a dynamic and talented IT team doing very creative and interesting work.
  • The chance to love coming to work every day because you’ll be part of a dynamic  organization making a positive impact and difference in the lives of others.
  • A competitive salary commensurate with skills, talent and value.
  • Comprehensive benefits to include:
    • Health Insurance
    • Vision & Dental Insurance
    • Flexible Spending Plan
    • Short Disability Insurance
    • Long Term Disability Insurance
    • 401K Pension Plan with Employer Match
    • Paid Sick, Holiday, Personal and Vacation Time
  • Convenient office location close to highways with free off-street parking.

To Apply

Email letter of interest and resume to [email protected]. All inquiries will be held in strict confidence.
 
Learn more about The Harold Grinspoon Foundation at www.hgf.org.

 

To Apply

Email letter of interest and resume to [email protected]. All inquiries will be held in strict confidence.
 
Learn more about The Harold Grinspoon Foundation at www.hgf.org.