Job Description :
Job Title: Web - Front End Senior Developer
Start Date: 8/22/2016

End Date: 2/28/2017
Location: Washington, DC, US

Max Hourly Rate: USD $60

Our client is building a platform that empowers publishers of all shapes and sizes to build the future of digital storytelling. We re combining a killer engineering team with 100+ years of creating world class journalism to build a user centric platform for every user: readers, reporters, viewers, developers, editors, contributors you get the

picture. As a frontend engineer on the Platform Team, you ll play an integral role in shaping the vision of that platform.

- Working closely with a small group of engineers on a piece of our platform (e.g., the core rendering engine, the content authoring tool, the core services all of the apps run on

- Spending 75% of the time writing code, and the other 25% getting feedback from customers, deciding which features to build and how, and sharing your great work.

- Bringing new technologies and architectures to our technology landscape.
- Deploying to production all the time, making the lives of our users better, helping sell our platform aka, making a difference.

Requirements Include:

- Bachelor s degree in computer science, equivalent field or equivalent experience.
- 5+ years of creating user facing experiences on production sites.

- 5-7+ years of experience with client side languages (e.g., HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript
- Fundamental computer science skills: algorithms, data structures, design patterns.

- 3+ years combined experience with client side frameworks / libraries (e.g, jQuery, Angular, Bootstrap
- Experience working with cloud architectures preferably with AWS.

- Experience designing and improving user experiences.
- Familiarity with revision control systems, especially Git.

- Superior verbal/written communication skills.
- Ability to deal with ambiguity and work in a highly agile environment.

- Passion for being a better engineer.
- Passion for working with others.