Director of Engineering

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Philadelphia, PA

Industry: Media

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5 - 7 years

Posted 46 days ago

Description: Entercom is looking for an innovative, result-oriented and passionate Director of Engineering to work with our product and operations teams to build out our next-generation CMS publishing solution. The candidate will be responsible for building and mentoring the team responsible for the Radio.com website and our high traffic station websites.
The ideal candidate is passionate about creating effective, high-quality, innovative, scalable products and online service that iterates rapidly. We believe in self-empowered teams that can take a product from concept to delivery.
Responsibilities:

  • Deliver results on complex projects involving multiple teams across the company
  • Architect and develop features for our Content Management System, including publishing, syndication, and video and audio streaming
  • Recruit, manage, and mentor a team of talented and effective software engineers and quality assurance engineers
  • Build and maintain a positive and productive team culture
  • Deliver high-quality maintainable code
  • Participate in project scoping, resource planning, and timeline estimation
  • Follow agile/continuous integration engineering best practices

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of engineering experience writing high traffic websites/applications
  • gpp3+ years of team leadership experience
  • Experience writing NodeJS applications
  • Experience with CMS software a plus
  • Experience with modern front-end frameworks such as React, Vue or Angular
  • knowledge of Git or other VCS
  • Understanding of RESTful API patterns
  • BA/BS in Computer Science preferred

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