Senior Web Developer / React / Javascript

Full Time - Rochester, NY

At Measures for Justice (MFJ) our mission is to use data to measure and understand county-level criminal justice system performance in America. We collect, clean, code, and analyze county-level data to provide consistent, comparable, reliable, and objective performance measures across the whole criminal justice system, from arrest to post-conviction, on a county-by-county basis.

Measures for Justice seeks a Senior Web Developer with a strong sense of design, who will be instrumental in the design and development of our showcase data portal. You will be working with our development team to extend our web portal and develop new front-ends for internal tools.

About you…

  • You have a strong desire to use your technical skills to help real people and make measurable and lasting changes to the U.S. criminal justice system.
  • You’re continually improving your craft and are eager to work with the latest technologies.
  • You are creative with a strong sense of design and have built beautiful / pixel-perfect websites with your mastery of HTML5/CSS and frameworks such as LESS, SASS, Bootstrap or Foundation.
  • Your programming skills are way above average, you’re admired by your peers and have had a continuous string of successful projects.
  • You’ve worked with countless JavaScript libraries such as Node, React, Redux, Express, D3, Babel, Webpack.

Experience Required:

  • Five years web development experience.
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related discipline.

About us…

We know that developers are our most valuable asset and we treat them like gold. We offer competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and a casual work environment.

We know developers need great equipment so we provide them with the top of the line hardware and software to get their jobs done. Our Park Avenue office space is close to all the things the city has to offer and is bike and bus accessible.

Next steps…

If you are interested, please send us your resume and cover letter in PDF format to with the subject line: "No data, no change."" Please also include a link to your online portfolio. We will continue to receive applications until the position is filled.

It is the policy of Measures for Justice to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Measures for Justice will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.