Front End Developer (Contract, Ad Dev Team)

Software Engineering New York, New York

About Your Role:

We are looking for a Front End Developer with solid knowledge of both client- and server-side Javascript, and an eye for beautiful design. You will work in a collaborative Agile environment to deliver bespoke web destinations and custom ad content for our high-profile brands, and convert existing pages to better integrate with our CMS systems.

About Your Contributions:

  • Develop responsive and elegant cross-platform functionality.
  • Participate in conversations about the design and architecture of our web platforms.
  • Research new technologies to solve problems and improve existing systems.

About You:

  • 2+ years in a front-end web development position
  • High levels of skill with HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • Experience developing in NodeJS, ideally using Express or other http-server framework
  • Experience with Javascript-based client-side MV* frameworks (e.g., Angular, React, Vue)
  • HTML5/Canvas-based web animation experience is ideal, but not required

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.