Full Time Job

Web Applications Developer

A+E Networks

New York, NY 11-05-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Were you the first kid on your block to get a PlayStation? Did you foresee the day when movies could be filmed on a phone and TV shows could be viewed on a wristwatch? The Digital team is made up of just such visionaries and early adaptors. We dream up new ideas for gaming, apps, and SVOD initiatives and generate engaging online content for our owned and operated websites. But if all that tech talk makes you glaze over, there's always 45th & Dean, our in-house digital content storytelling hub. It's a collective of talented writers, editors, motion graphics artists and producers who create content across all social media platforms as well as support our Ad Sales and Distribution teams.
Our Editorial function, shared with Marketing, brings the voice, taste, and energy that brings our brands to life beyond linear.
A&E Television Networks, LLC seeks a Web Applications Developer in New York, New York. The position is responsible for for developing front-end and server-side code to build highly scalable, interactive websites and apps using JavaScript, Handlebars.js, Node.js, React, Next.js, MongoDB, and GraphQL.


Specific duties include: Serve as the technical lead for development initiatives for our sites; managing web development lifecycle including design, development, testing, and deployment; build websites responsive web design that can be leveraged across multiple devices including tablets and phones; research new technologies, methodologies, architecture patterns so as to select the correct solution depending on the need; assess areas of re-use and architect solutions that can be easily integrated across products; ensure that solutions are architected and implemented to scale; write logic in the appropriate programming language to meet the functional requirements; ensure the appropriate test cases are implemented; ensure proper documentation of code before the code is deployed to production; and provide all required development and operational support to ensure the web site is performing to standards while ensuring stability.

YOUR STORY: [+BEHAVIORS] (what you need to have)

Must have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related technical field of study. plus five (5) years of experience in job offered or as a Software Engineer, Software Developer, Engineer, Software Security Specialist or a related role in the field of software development.

Must have:
One year of experience in web-based applications; Experience developing Web Applications, including understanding web protocols like HTTP & server technologies; like Node.js; Experience making interactive web applications using programming languages like HTML, Javascript & CSS, including frameworks like React & Next.js.; Experience with MongoDB, MySQL and other databases to make dynamic web applications; Experience writing Unit Tests with tools like Mocha & JEST; Experience with other programming languages like Java and/or PHP; Experience working with REST & GraphQL services; Experience in building secure, accessible and performant web applications; Understanding and application knowledge of Application Architecture, CI/CD to solve real-world problems of running high volume websites and web applications; and Strong experience with AGILE & SCRUM methodologies.

Company Profile
A+E Networks

At A+E Networks, we believe that storytelling uncovers the human in humanity, the hero in heroism, and the ordinary in the extraordinary.