Javascript Jobs - Senior JavaScript Engineer, 17861

at TEKsystems, Inc
Location New York, NY
Date Posted November 20, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

**NO C2C OPTION**

**NO THIRD PARTY VENDORS PLEASE**

Description:

One of our top Media client is looking to bring on a Senior JavaScript Developer. With over 100 million unique users a month, the team is responsible for keeping up with the latest in technology to support our their digital brands. We primarily focus on user experience on multiple fronts: (1) our website users by combining accessibility with functional designs that emphasize on content that matters; (2) our app users by delivering video content to iOS, Android, and OTT devices; (3) and for our content producers - equipping our editorial team with the tools to empower them to create content across all our digital properties.

A SNAPSHOT OF RESPONSIBILITIES

- Build robust Javascript driven web applications

- Create, update, edit, and maintain front-end application pages for foxnews.com, foxbusiness.com, and other Fox News channel affiliates

- Update and maintain backend codebases for our content management systems

- Perform collaboration duties such as code reviews and technical documentation for peers

Skills:

javascript, node.js, ajax, linux, git

Top Skills Details:

- 4+ years of hands-on Javascript development experience (preferably Node)

- Ability to write solid, clean code (big focus of this role will be bug fixes)

- Outstanding communication skills to interact with technology partners, and to provide consistent technical feedback with other developers (will be working directly with project managers in this role)

- Strong experience with JIRA

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

• A minimum of 4 years of hands-on Javascript development experience (backend NodeJS & frontend)

• Expert knowledge integrating API endpoints via AJAX

• Expert Linux command line experience

• Expert knowledge of Git repository workflows using CLI

• Outstanding communication skills to interact with technology partners, and to provide consistent technical feedback with other developers

WHO YOU ARE:

- You are currently in web development with a focus and expertise on Javascript - both backend and frontend

- You have a deep understanding of core Javascript disciplines

- You have a knack for finding solutions to problems and using a full arsenal of debugging tools

- You have built your own custom tools to help you automate tasks

- You have experience with at least another backend programming language (e.g. Python, PHP)

- You never stop learning about web technology; never stopping at what you know, and always keeping up with the latest in all aspects of web development

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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