Social News is Hiring - Remote Work - Middle/Senior Level - Full Stack Developers - Excellent Compensation
About this job
Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Mid-Level, Senior
Role: Full Stack Developer
Preferred Timezone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time +/- 2 hours
We're looking for a person with the right blend of experience in both front-end and back-end development, a love for coding and learning, and the ability to work in a fully-remote environment. A high-energy person and strong communicator who can join an expert team and work remotely with limited direction.
Expand and evolve our social media publishing, management and analytics platform used by thousands of broadcasters worldwide
Write code that consumes social media APIs (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc)
Work with massive amounts of social data to provide customers with actionable insights
Build and improve on our cloud-based serverless microservices architecture
100% remote team
Mobile apps built w/ React Native
Cloud-based hosted infrastructure (AWS Lambda, Elastic Beanstalk, etc)
Slack, Hangouts and other online collaboration tools
100% remote work
Comprehensive health, wellness and career benefits package
Trust, autonomy, empowerment
This is just scratching the surface -- we're a fun team of people who love what we do! If this sounds good so far then reach out and we'll share the details.
Skills & Requirements
We're looking for someone who can comfortably work on whole features/stories independently, covering both front-end and back-end concerns. One day you might take a UX design and turn it into a working part of the React app and the next day you might add endpoints to the serverless API to support the new functionality.
4+ years software development experience
2+ year of React experience
Document/NoSQL database experience (MongoDB preferred)
Webpack, HTML, CSS, SASS/LESS, Babel
Fluency in Git, GitHub and source code management concepts
Social Media APIs (Facebook, Twitter, etc)
Serverless.com framework and AWS Lambda experience
SOA and Microservices architecture, especially w/ RabbitMQ
Previous remote work experience
This is a 100% remote position, communication and self-direction are incredibly important
You'll need a dedicated workspace (with a door)
You must have a reliable high-speed internet connection (collaboration requires bandwidth)
Social News Desk provides a suite of industry-tailored software solutions to simplify social media management for our customers. We started with TV newsrooms and we've expanded globally into new markets. We're also adding new products to take advantage of continued social media expansion.
In 2014 we were acquired by Graham Holdings, a Fortune 1000 company. Following acquisition we've invested significantly in building the next generation of our product line and growing our internal development team.
We're a small start-up backed by a multi-billion dollar company. We have the autonomy to create the right products and the financial support to make them great.
Bugs fixed before writing new code
Quiet working conditions
Best tools that money can buy
Hallway usability testing