SENIOR WEB DEVELOPER

New York, NY
Professional Services
Full-time

Frankly’s Solutions Engineering and Professional Services Team is growing and the team is looking for a Front End Web Developer to support the launch of new clients on Frankly products, including websites and video, and deliver on custom implementations and redesigns for existing clients.
This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated, bright, self-starter with a 4-year degree. The ideal candidate will have experience developing web applications for media companies and at least 5 years working with the technologies listed below. He or she should enjoy problem solving, hard work, and have a desire to deliver products that meet the needs of our clients and their users.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Implement and configure standard Frankly products for clients (e.g., website launches, redesigns, 3rd party integrations)
    • Troubleshoot issues that arise in the course of configuring solutions and ensure these issues are ultimately resolved to the satisfaction of the client
    • Ensure that custom integrations and features are supported across a variety of web browsers and platforms
    • Develop quality, front-end code and modules following industry standards and best practices
    • Update and maintain documentation in an organized manner following company guidelines
    • Communicate status and identify issues affecting ability to complete tasks in a timely manner
    • Act as a technical liaison between the support desk and the professional services team
    • Responsibilities will split with custom client feature development and production defect response and maintenance
    • Provide leadership and mentorship to other development resources working with Professional Services, including offshore and freelancers

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE

    • Education Experience: 4 year degree, BS Computer Science or Engineering a plus
    • 5 years experience in web application / front-end development
    • Strong JavaScript development skills, understanding of new ES6 concepts, and proficiency in React, Angular or other modern JS frameworks
    • Expert knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, DOM are musts
    • Experience working with AJAX, JSON, XML, XSLT
    • Knowledge of Bootstrap framework a plus
    • A strong understanding of web application development best practices
    • Have experience with Single Page Application development
    • Knowledge of test driven front end development and frameworks
    • Understanding of GIT command line or terminal Experience with Agile Software life cycle development
    • A sincere commitment to crafting readable and reliable code
    • Deep understanding of the troubleshoot process a plus
    • Great attention to detail and ability to provide consistent and timely responses
    • Must be able to work independently, multi-task and prioritize responsibilities with shifting priorities
    • Excellent interpersonal skills with a strong ability to develop and enhance relationships with peers

Frankly builds an integrated software platform for media companies to create, distribute, analyze and monetize their content across all of their digital properties on web, mobile and TV. Its customers include NBC, ABC, CBS and FOX affiliates, as well as other leading media organizations. Collectively, Frankly reaches nearly 60 million monthly users in the United States. The company is headquartered in San Francisco with major offices in New York. To learn more, visit www.franklyinc.com.