Senior Frontend Engineer @ Oath Inc - Los Angeles, CA
Senior Frontend Engineer
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We are the Yahoo Entertainment Group aiming to rebuild from the ground up with innovative interactive content, gamification, and commerce elements. To achieve these experiences, we will also be building game-changing content creation tools that are shifting industry standards. We span across territories in North America, Europe and Asia, and we are rapidly growing. We are the heart of what drives the “Superchannels” of Yahoo, and leading the way across the entertainment world.
Working in Yahoo Entertainment is an adventure in delivering first class experiences across multiple devices at a scale hard to find anywhere else on the planet. Our continuous integration platform allows us to automatically test and release code several times a day. It’s fun finishing a feature and seeing it live with millions of users an hour later.A Lot About You
You are a motivated engineer who is passionate about software development and building high quality products. Someone who thrives on working with a team of smart, talented engineers. You can both take and give constructive feedback, and enjoy active team discussions. You are someone who enjoys challenging work, and is curious and driven. You can help us take our products to the next level.
As a senior engineer you will play a key role on the team, responsible for all stages of software development. You will work with skilled product owners, designers, and engineers to collect requirements, define feature sets, and build scalable and reliable web products seen and used by millions of people. You should have solid experience architecting, developing, and delivering dynamic web applications with modern web concepts and technologies.Minimum Qualifications
Bachelors or greater in Computer Science or equivalent
5+ years of software development experience
Comfortable working on server-side and/or deeply collaborating with backend teams
Strong command of cross-browser compatibility issues, rendering differences, and progressive enhancement strategies
Working knowledge of web performance and optimization techniques
Good web security knowledge (Cross Site Scripting, SQL Injection, Input Validation)
Good project management skills, and ability to work on multiple projects at once
Well versed with unit testing & debugging techniques, particularly with front-end code
Continued learning of industry standards and trends
Excellent interpersonal skills and teamwork
Experience developing RESTful APIs
Knowledge of database design and management
Understanding of OS fundamentals, command line tools, and basic shell scripting
Experience working with cloud infrastructure (AWS, etc)
Experience with containerization technology (Docker, etc)
Experience with CI/CD (Jenkins, etc)
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