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Applications Engineer III - Web Technologies

Northwest Fiber in Everett, WA, USA

Northwest Fiber is about to become one of the largest internet providers in the Northwest region. If you are ready for an opportunity to shine with your web technology expertise – join us as an Applications Engineer III – Web Technologies.

The Application Engineer III – Web Technologies is a senior-level position considered to be a primary developer and engineer of all the specific applications that are used in IT for our web technologies.

What will you be doing?
  • Communicate issues to vendors for out of the box applications and form a functional plan on implementing fixes and troubleshooting the application
  • Document and inventory the status quo of integrated applications including external system calls of applications
  • Become a subject matter expert on specific applications of which they are a primary developer and engineer
  • Write “how to” documentation for operating and administering applications
  • Communicate changes and recommendations to improve efficiency in applications and systems
  • Create MOPs and execute changes within the production environments
  • Identify dependencies between applications and OS level packages as well as troubleshoot problems with those interconnections
  • Work with cross functional groups and organizations to develop tools and solutions from use cases and requirement documents
  • Performs other duties as required to support the business and evolving organization
  • Mentor and train lower tier engineers to increase their technical ability and experience


  • At least 5+ years of engineering and application experience working with development teams and system admin teams
  • Ability to develop custom components for the Sitecore platform using C#, JavaScript, Razor, CSS, and SASS
  • Experience with PHP OOP (Object-oriented Programming)
  • Worked on Drupal 8 projects, Decoupled Architecture, and REST API
  • Experience with front-end technologies, including Angular 2+, TypeScript, JavaScript, CSS, SASS
  • Experience with back-end technologies, including, including NodeJS, Express (or similar, bonus points for SailsJS) API frameworks
  • Experience in designing content life cycle using Adobe and Adobe Marketing tools.
  • Thorough understanding of email best practices within the following categories:
    • Targeting/segmentation
    • Personalization
    • Triggered Automation
    • Orchestrated Journeys
    • Multivariate Testing & Optimization
  • At least 3+ years working in a large, geographically distributed server architecture
  • At least 3+ years of experience working with development teams for functional requirements on distributed server systems running internally developed applications
  • At least 3+ years of experience working for large telecommunications companies
  • At least 3+ years of networking experience with focus on server interconnections
  • Bachelor’s degree in CS or similar, or equivalent experience
  • Must have the ability to be on call in a 24/7 server environment if required
  • Experience in doing large scale software upgrades and versioning changes across multiple servers
  • Ability to communicate effectively across multiple large organizational structures

Company Background

Northwest Fiber (NWF) recently entered into an agreement to purchase Frontier Communication’s northwest operations (WA, OR, ID, and MT) – the transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2020. What this means is that we are about to become one of the largest internet providers in the Northwest region.

The leadership team of this Northwest Fiber successfully built up Wave Broadband which sold in 2018 for 2.4 billion dollars so, they know what it takes to make this new opportunity a success. Be a part of their success and feel a sense of accomplishment and pride in your work – apply today for immediate consideration!

Diverse Workforce / EEO:

NWF recognizes and strongly supports the benefits of a diverse workforce and strives to provide a culture that recognizes the unique contributions of each of our employees. NWF requires a drug test, background check, employment and education verification as conditions of employment. NWF is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, and the presence of a non-job-related handicap or disability, or any other legally protected status.

Posted date: 13 days ago

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