We are currently seeking a full-stack web developer with outstanding front-end design and development skills to join the team at Cognovi.

Our current web application frameworks of choice are Grails and Spring Framework. Strong Javascript and Java programming skills are required, exposure to Grails is highly desirable, and we are particularly interested in candidates who have experience or interest in other programming languages and competing web frameworks (e.g. Groovy, Scala/Play).

You must be able to demonstrate your skills through a portfolio of your own work (e.g. Github account), whether developed professionally or in your own time.

Competitive rate/salary depending on skills and experience.

Our current products use the following mix of technologies:

Front end

  • Backbone.js
  • Angular.js
  • Less.js for CSS pre-processing
  • Bower.io for package management
  • (Twitter) Bootstrap for scaffolding

Back end

  • Grails, Spring Framework for web application frameworks.
  • MySQL, Amazon RDS for relational data management.
  • Postgres/Postgis for geospatial data management.
  • Google BigQuery for analysis of large data sets.
  • Google Analytics and Appfigures for usage reporting.


  • GGTS (Eclipse) for Grails app dev.
  • Android Studio (IntelliJ) for Android app dev.
  • XCode for iOS app dev.

Build, test & integration

  • Gradle, Maven, Ant, Jenkins, Junit, Geb, Selenium for continuous integration and automated testing.
  • Jenkins for continuous integration and test automation.
  • Junit, Geb, Selenium test development.

Dev’ops & project support

  • Subversion, Bitbucket (Git), Atlassian Fisheye for source control.
  • TestFlight for internal distribution of smartphone app builds.
  • Crashlytics for continuous improvement of smartphone apps.
  • Atlassian OnDemand (JIRA Agile) for issue tracking and roadmap planning.
  • LibreOffice, Atlassian Confluence and Markdown for technical documentation.


  • Dedicated CentOS-based high-availability environment hosted by Reconnix.com
  • Amazon Web Services (EC2, Elasticbeanstalk, RDS) infrastructure for scalable single-domain hosting.
  • Hyperspin for service availability monitoring.