Front End Developer (Globe Core Team)

Software Engineering New York, New York

About Your Role:

We are looking for a Front-End Developer with a demonstrated track record of innovative thinking, technical excellence, and peer collaboration. You will work on the team responsible for improving and expanding the component-based framework upon which all our verticals are based. As such, you will influence technical direction for multiple teams, and serve as the subject-matter expert for shared functionality.

About Your Contributions:

  • Assess the needs of other development teams and craft solutions that can be implemented, extended, and referenced as examples.
  • Review code submissions from other teams with an eye towards maintaining a high-quality shared codebase.
  • Research new technologies to solve problems and improve existing systems.
  • Participate in conversations about the design and architecture of our web platform.

About You:

  • 4+ years in a front-end web development position
  • High levels of skill with HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • The ideal candidate will have experience working with a component-based front-end framework, particularly one with a server-side templating aspect (e.g., Apache Tiles, Vue+Nuxt, React+Next).  Candidates without this should have significant experience with at least one server-side templating language (e.g., JSP, FTL, Handlebars, ERB)
  • Familiarity with at least one server-side MVC framework (e.g., Spring, Django, Rails, Express)
  • A desire to build tools for other developers

About Us:

Dotdash's vibrant brands help over 100 million users each month find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. Dotdash is among the fastest-growing publishers online, and its brands are the fastest-growing in their respective categories. Dotdash brands include Verywell, The Spruce, The Balance, Lifewire, TripSavvy and ThoughtCo. 

Dotdash embraces inclusivity and values our diverse community. We are committed to building a team based on qualifications, merit and business need. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.