Front End Engineer Goodreads
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Goodreads is the worlds largest site for readers and book recommendations.
Our mission is to help people find and share books they love. Along the way, we plan to improve the process of reading and learning throughout the world. We are a small, talented team looking for extraordinary engineers that can create cutting edge web and mobile applications.
Goodreads is seeking a talented Front End Engineer to code and build front-end features and applications that have a clear user-interface, beautiful design, and have clean and easy to maintain code.
Work closely with our designers and development team to make Goodreads beautiful, easy to use, and fun.
Increase usability, drive user engagement, build new features
Code innovative and cutting edge web features and applications
Contribute to design and development of new cross platform features
Implement designs (html / css/ js / backbone.js / ruby on rails / jquery)
Proficiency with MVC frameworks
Familiarity with Ruby on Rails -or- Python, PHP or Java with desire to learn RoR
Experience developing front-end applications for a medium to large scale site
Mastery of cross browser compatibility
Knowledge of Web standards
Authorized to work for any employer in the U.S.
Goodreads is a supportive, friendly and fun place to work. Goodreads engineers enjoy working with other smart people who care about reading, our product, and the code the create. We use agile development, have a fast paced released cycle, and believe in best practices every step of the way. We are active contributors to the open source community, love sponsoring tech events like SF Ruby Meetups, and use cutting edge technology to help scale our product. We have a great new office location in downtown San Francisco (Near Market and 1st Streets) just steps away from BART and MUNI transportation. Come work for us and help people discover books they love!
You can submit the following additional information now or later in our interview process:
Paragraph or two about why you want to work for Goodreads
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|Company Profile:||Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers and book recommendations. Founded in 2007, Goodreads is where readers find and share books they love. The site has 16 million members who have added more than 530 million books to their shelves and written more than 23 million reviews. Loved by avid and casual readers alike, Goodreads members can discover new books by seeing what their friends are reading or by using the Goodreads Book Recommendation Engine; share ratings and recommendations; track what they have read, and list what they want to read. Goodreads is also a place where more than 68,000 authors connect with readers. Goodreads is a subsidiary of (AMZN) Amazon.com, Inc.
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