Jr. Front-End Software Engineer

New York, NY
Engineering
Full-time
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We are actively hiring in engineering, product, sales, and operations.  We were the #1 fastest-growing career site in the USA in 2017, and had our best sales quarter ever in Q1.   If you're looking for a place with great colleagues, a great mission, and a great view of New York Harbor, apply below!

We are seeking Front-end Software Engineers. We have an engineering-team-driven organization where teams are made up of very smart and talented software engineers, plus marketing, product, design/UX and data science professionals. You’ll work within a small, agile team of smart people while solving problems from beginning to end -- from product conceptualizations to engineering implementations.

We're proud of our engineers. Come be one of them!

Responsibilities:

    • Implement email templates using html/css and Jinja script
    • Conduct cross-email-client, cross-browser and cross-platform verification and debugging
    • Work collaboratively with engineers responsible from email triggers to determine data points being passed into emails. Consume those data points as part of the template implementation to create personalized emails
    • Work collaboratively with design & development teams on a daily basis
    • Creating and updating internal documentation

Basic Qualifications:

    • Good working knowledge and understanding of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript ( React preferred), and Media Queries
    • Experience with building highly optimized responsive websites
    • Experience with creating websites that are consistent across all major browsers

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience with Email templates
    • Experience with Jinja script or Python 
    • On the edge of front-end technology and methodology (CSS3, media queries, mobile-first design, progressive enhancement, web standards, best practices and writing clean, semantic code etc)
    • Experience with Git and GitHub