Senior Front End Developer 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.
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 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. We are recruiting for a Senior front end developer to help with the development of our Pricefinder application.
Price Finder assists online shoppers in finding the right products at the best price through timely contextual displays at online merchant websites. We need your help to build this new product from the ground up. You will have the unique opportunity to be a part of a collaborative, fast-paced and creative team, responsible for building a best-of-breed product that will change the way people shop on the Internet.
As our Front End Web Developer you'll join our Client Applications team of five engineers. As part of the team, you will be responsible for creating and maintaining innovative and engaging UI?s for our Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer browser add-ons, our product websites, and our internal web-based tools. You will be responsible for implementing and improving our user experience in an agile and iterative environment.
Why You?ll Fit Right In:
What You?ll Be Doing:
Collaborating with Product Management and Design to create great UX/UI for our users.
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!
What You?ll Need to Do the Job:
Bachelors degree in Computer Science or relevant field (or equivalent experience)
At least 2 years experience with JS Frameworks (JQuery, YUI, etc.), AJAX, JSON, HTML and CSS
Understanding of web standards, web browser capabilities, and ability to create cross-browser and cross-platform compliant code
Basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop
What Will Blow Our Minds:
Experience building browser extensions (IE, Firefox and/or Chrome)
Familiarity with NSIS (Nullsoft Scriptable Install System)
Familiarity with backend scripting languages (JSP, JSTL, or php) as well as source control (SVN a plus)
Academic knowledge or some familiarity with C++
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