Start Date    ASAP
Est. Project Duration    1 year with possible extension
Number of Openings    1
Candidate Location(s)     Onshore / Offshore

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Implementation a content driven platform using the React Framework for the frontend and headless
    WordPress for the backend.
  • Help with design and implementation across backend services and frontend web applications
  • Designing high performance database architecture and queries to support the frontend experience
  • Create personalized front end experiences using cutting edge charts and graphs
  • Optimize front-end and back-end code for high performance, stability, and scalability.
  • Integrate with 3rd party APIs and write new custom plugins, themes and web services to create scalable and easily manageable solutions for new platform development
  • Development and maintenance of security and data protection protocols
  • Advocate and improve on code quality, automated tests, CI/CD initiatives, and the developer.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • Experienced (7+ years) Full Stack Developer;
  • Experience delivering fully-responsive “mobile first” websites. AMP or core web vitals knowledge and development;
  • Deep knowledge of React JS,
  • Deep knowledge of Node JS and PHP;
  • Experienced in one of the caching frameworks Redis, Memcached, or Elastic cache;
  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and designing for performance;
  • Expertise building customer facing secure Restful APIs;
  • Knowledge of elastic Cloud technologies like AWS Lambda, Fargate, ECS and Aurora;
  • Strong understanding of application scalability;

ADVANTAGE:

  • Experience developing web applications in a LAMP environment, WordPress experience;
  • Expertise in relational databases MySQL/ Postgres and knowledge of NoSQL databases;

Working conditions:

  • Note: Client requires work-time overlap within their time zone (specified below).
  • Time zone must allow the person to work EST mornings at the minimum and ideally most of the EST day.

Project Description:

Company is looking to hire a senior full stack engineer to provide technical direction and leadership in the architecture, design, development, and delivery of modern software solutions. You will have deep and broad technical skills in various technologies and cloud offerings, as well as solid architecture and design skills. You will be instrumental in taking the platform to its next level. You should be comfortable working directly with editorial and research teams, have experience working in a scrum Agile environment and be comfortable being part of the full software lifecycle from requirements gathering to software development, testing and release.

Company Description:

The company is the largest real-estate news outlet in the US, reaching millions of professionals daily through their media channels. Company have received 60+ awards for editorial excellence over the past six years, including the General Excellence award from the Society of Business Writers and Editors.

As a publication, Company is to real estate what Variety is to entertainment or what Politico is to Beltway politics – a plugged-in news outlet that is read by the entire industry.