Front End Developer-New Product Initiative Mindspark
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Mindspark is a leading digital consumer products company that builds, markets and delivers fun and useful ?digital snacks? -- popular interactive products that cater to a range of interests. Mindspark?s groundbreaking products are viewed by millions of users daily, and include games, virtual worlds, and a broad range of online experiences. Continuing the trend of launching new products such as Vimeo and Daily Burn, to massive success; Mindspark?s software and search expertise keeps us on the cutting edge of Internet services!
As an IAC company, Mindspark is part of a family including many of the most successful media and Internet brands in the world, including Match.com, Ask.com and About.com. Recently ranked fourth in Fortune magazine?s world's most admired companies list in the Internet Services & Retailing sector, we provide incredible career opportunities for our team in a supportive, collaborative and fun work environment.
With offices in White Plains and New York City our remarkable New York City office, designed by arguably the world?s most famous contemporary architect Frank Gehry, is located 550 West 18th Street on the corner of 11th Avenue. We?re in Chelsea, one of New York?s most vibrant neighborhoods, right next to the newly developed and much-loved High Line elevated park.
The next space for us to invest is Cooking & Recipes. Using our software expertise, search experience, massive marketing engine, and enormous existing recipe toolbar user base, we are creating a unique service that combines recipe search with personal recipe storage with touch points on the web, integrated into your browser, and on mobile.
Mindspark is looking for Senior Level Front end web Developer to join our New Products development team. As a team member in our highly entrepreneurial environment you will be expected to move quickly, collaborative effectively and solve challenging technical problems Our team has the environment of a start-up (rapid growth opportunities) with the stability of a public company.
WHY YOU WILL WANT TO WORK WITH US:
We are new team and we are tasked with the challenge of creating a new product from scratch and be involved in critical design decisions.
Our engineers innovate constantly and deliver like mad. We strive to ensure that each individual?s talent is recognized and utilized. We rely upon each other to learn, grow and outpace the competition.
We are an IAC company, which means we come from a long line of massively successful brands including Match.com, Vimeo.com and others.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:
Build a new UI for a brand new recipe product being built from scratch.
Develop an understanding of our products working from requirements, architecting the system, implementing front-end components, integrating RESTful services, tracking user interaction and shipping production ready code?and we want you to have fun while doing it.
Help us grow our platform with clever, long-lasting solutions that serve to grow our business.
BS in Computer Science or similar technical degree (self-learning geniuses are welcome too)
3+ years of experience developing consumer-facing websites. This is a high-visibility role that requires a quality-oriented approach balanced with a passion for driving the development forward.
Be up to speed with recent trends (HTML5, CSS3, RWD, SPA)
Write well-abstracted, reusable and efficient code and correctly employ design patterns.
Familiarity with server-side scripting languages (e.g. JSP or Velocity)
Obsession for pixel perfect front-end experiences.
Ability to drive efforts and to work independently when needed.
DID WE MENTION BREAKFAST IS ON US?EVERY DAY?
Or how about the fact that we provide unlimited amounts of free soda, bottled water and K-cups galore? We also offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, 401K and tuition reimbursement, among other cool perks. Add to that summer outings, team gatherings, a ping-pong table, Wii and Xbox gaming systems, and you?ve got yourself a pretty great deal.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED