Software Engineer: Responsive Web / Mobile Web Etsy
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Etsy is seeking a talented mobile web developer to help support the evolution of how Etsy performs across devices and connections, enabling new ways to discover and interact with the world's most vibrant online marketplace. As a member of the Mobile Web team, you'll be joining a small, collaborative team responsible for optimizing our mobile web experience as well as educating product teams across Etsy on how they can build future-friendly features. Together, we'll enable Etsy buyers and sellers to easily use the site from any device, on any platform, on any connection. Your work will make a difference to visitors who are already using mobile devices, making up more than 30% of our traffic.
About the Mobile Web Team
Etsy's mobile web team is a small group of developers tasked with furthering the development of mobile web at Etsy across engineering and product design groups. Ideal candidates will bring energy, creativity, positivity and humor to the team, along with deep expertise and a details-driven approach to their work.
About the Job
The position requires both coding talent and teaching talent. You will:
Drive mobilization of features that impact over 19 million Etsy members.
Educate developers and designers within Etsy about mobile web best practices.
Drive experiments to test what works best for handset, tablet, and other kinds of users.
Prototype new ideas and help explore new technologies that are at the forefront of mobile technology and commerce.
Evangelize mobile web at Etsy, demonstrating how important it is in an emerging marketplace.
As a Mobile Web Developer, you are:
Experienced developing for the web, ideally a pro with JS and CSS (and optimizing each for mobile).
Experienced developing for touch and responsive web design.
Enthusiastic about the potential in mobile commerce.
Passionate about end-to-end user experience design.
Passionate about helping developers and designers get started with mobile web.
An excellent, upbeat communicator.
You have experience delivering different mobile web templates based on user agent sniffing.
You recognize the duopoly of the Android and iOS in mobile web usage share, but aren't willing to rule out emerging operating systems and devices.
You have experience teaching other developers about mobile web.
You are passionate about page load time.
You dig Etsy's vision.
Etsy is the marketplace we make together. We have 25 million members in 200 countries. In 2012, our sellers grossed more than $895 million in sales. Our mission is to reimagine commerce to build a more fulfilling and lasting world.
Our offices are like this http://www.avc.com/avc/2010/09/the-office-matters.html and this http://www.officesnapshots.com/2010/10/11/etsy-offices/. We're empowered and expected to be ourselves, share our ideas and figure out what we can each do to keep Etsy evolving. We have full company-paid benefits, including family and domestic partner benefits, humane working hours, couches, quiet spaces, lunch twice a week and handmade desks.
We're growing rapidly and are well-funded with a proven business model and established revenue to help us continue serving our community.
As you?ve probably guessed, Etsy is a place that values individuality and variety. We don?t want you to be like everyone else, we don?t even want you to be like us--we want you to be like you! So write to us, in your own human voice, and tell us what you?re all about. What gets you up in the morning? What excites you? What throws your whole day off and causes you to pull your hair out?
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