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Consultant, Senior Web Engineer (Consumer Website)

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Category: Development
Company Description: Leading global provider of data, news and analytics
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Consulting
Location: New York, NY
Job Number: 9095

Job Description:


Job Description

Our client builds and manages web applications and their supporting systems that deliver market-moving news, data, video, audio to a global and dynamic audience keeping millions of users informed daily.

In a challenging industry and an ever-changing technical landscape, they are devoted to delivering quality software - and quickly. Their purpose is to understand our users' needs, scale and performance limitations and emerging technology trends for efficient and reliable delivery.

We'll trust you to:

  • Collaborate within an Agile, multi-disciplinary, fast moving team
  • Take ownership of technical solutions, development and delivery to production
  • Develop in all levels of a web application stack, from the client to server side
  • Explore and evaluate the value of new and emerging web technologies to help make pragmatic technology and architecture choices

You'll need to have:

  • A strong understanding of Computer Science fundamentals and an understanding of asynchronous design patterns (preferably with Node.js)
  • 5+ years of professional experience building high volume web applications using a language like JavaScript, Python or Ruby (preferably consumer-facing)
  • Proficiency in HTML, JavaScript (ES5/ES6), CSS, HTTP, HTTP/2, HTTPS protocols, cookies, caching, security, web accessibility standards
  • Experience working with multiple browsers such as Chrome, IE, Safari, iOS Safari, quirks and solutions
  • Knowledge of browser internals such as Rendering engines, Parsing and DOM tree construction, Layout, Painting and optimizing techniques (including DOM and V8 optimizations)
  • Fluency in test-driven development, effective debugging, code reviews, distributed source code management and automated quality assurance

We'd love to see:

  • An interest in understanding user behavior using A/B tests and analytics and how that drives product design and decisions
  • Experience with web performance challenges delivering content to a global audience across multiple devices (progressive enhancement, performance budgets, front end optimization)
  • A passion for standardization, style guides, process efficiency and bias for action
  • Experience defining and developing highly available distributed systems
  • Contributions to any open source web projects or JS libraries
  • Exposure to multiple programming paradigms such as Objection Oriented programming, functional programming
  • Experience with Continuous Integration, Build, and Testing tools

 

 

 


All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.


Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.


Contact Recruiter
jackson.pike@andiamogo.com
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004


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