Senior Front End Software Engineer


Long Island City, NY

Industry: Media


8 - 10 years

Posted 168 days ago

  by    Julie Bolbas

This job is no longer available.


  • Architect and lead hands-on front-end development of flagship web platform
  • Areas of responsibility include consumer-facing pages and modules as well as editorial-facing site configuration and page layout systems
  • Architect and lead team members developing custom wrapper libraries such as video player, ads, analytics
  • Optimize front end web code and build tools for performance, scalability, stability and security
  • Ensure consistent quality, standards, documentation, and test coverage across web codebase
  • Collaborate with broader development teams to ensure successful integrations
  • Collaborate with product management and design team to meet customer requirements
  • Provide thought leadership by evangelizing technology and process improvement within the company, within our client community, and the development community at large

Our ideal candidate has...

  • 7+ years relevant experience
  • Traditional front-end technologies such as HTML, CSS, Javascript experience
  • Experience with:
  • Browser techniques such as cookies, localStorage, HTTP methods, cross-origin techniques, AJAX/XHR, and caching
  • Modern technologies such as Responsive Web, React, Redux, Bootstrap, Node.JS, SPA, PWA, flexbox, CSS Grid
  • Source/Build/Packaging tools such as NPM, webpack, babel, git, travis
  • Unit testing frameworks such as: Jest, Enzyme, Jasmine, Mocha, etc.
  • Web Performance techniques and tooling
  • Familiarity with cloud technologies such as AWS and CDNs, especially concerning deployment and delivery of front-end assets
  • Excellent communication, teaming and collaboration skills
  • Ability to work independently, serve as a mentor to more junior Engineers
  • Excellent time and project management skills; Delivers successfully on commitments.
$110K - $130K