Perl Developer

This role will be responsible for supporting projects that involve the development, implementation and deployment of applications. Also involves is support of new and existing applications. Applications may be internally developed or externally sourced from 3rd parties.

The successful candidate will have prior application development / programming experience, including web-based applications and documentation. Ideally they will also have knowledge of the software development lifecycle.


  • Software systems development, conversion, implementation and maintenance for the Manuscript Tracking system.
  • Developing and maintaining applications for various other company-wide systems and projects.
  • Creation of technical and user documentation.
  • Creation and maintenance of databases for project work.
  • Advise, recommend and specify improvements to systems and technologies.

  • Requirements:

    Minimum 3+ years of professional experience in online Application Development with specific focus on:

  • Perl/OO Perl development
  • Integration of front-end technologies (such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Prototype/JQuery, DHTML, AJAX) into functional websites
  • Object oriented coding
  • Experience researching, developing and applying new technologies and methodologies
  • Apache/Mod_Perl, UNIX/Linux
  • Knowledge of SQL, working experience with MSSQL 2005
  • Using and creating web services (SOAP, REST, etc) with past experience with developing reusable components
  • Working practice with XML/JSO
  • Scripting knowledge (Unix Shell, Perl)
  • Knowledge of CVS and Git Version Control Systems
  • Design and documentation of code
  • Strong command of the English language, both oral and written
  • Excellent self-tasking skills
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment

  • The role is based in our New York offices.

    To apply please CLICK HERE. Include resume and contact information in your email. Or use the fields on our Submit Your Resume page