Penske Media is hiring a Full Stack Web Developer to help build new products, lead technical initiatives, and be an active member of our engineering team.
Depending upon assignment, this position reports to either the Director of Editorial Technology or the Director of Engineering, and works across all PMC brands including Variety, WWD, Robb Report, and Rolling Stone.
Why work with us?
Own your work. High responsibility and high autonomy.
We’re a stable, growing company who values process and innovation.
Agile scrum environment with small, focused teams.
We’re seeking a full stack engineer who will:
Be contributor in all phases of the software development lifecycle
As part of a team, support break/fix scenarios when necessary and serve in an on-call rotation
Proactively identify areas for improvement in existing systems and processes
Test your own code and the code of other members of your team
Collaborate with teams across PMC to ensure success
Be a leader in some technical area, sharing information and supporting your teammates
You don’t need to check every box for the experience below.
If you are passionate about this opportunity, we would love to hear from you.
2+ years of working with WordPress: building and supporting sites with high traffic volume, developing templates, themes, and plugins
Experience working on challenging, full-stack technical efforts
Proven creative problem-solving
Passion for open source
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
A basic understanding of Git, including operations such as branching, issuing pull requests, and merging
Proven ability to evaluate new technologies—is it a fad, is it reliable, is it sustainable, is it keeping momentum?