Software Engineer, Front End Web

NBCUniversal - New York, NY (27 days ago)4.1


This is an opportunity to play a critical role in the digital evolution of NBC News, one of the world’s best known and most trusted news organizations.

You will work alongside fellow inspired developers in a fast paced environment using technologies like Node, Webpack, React and GraphQL to help shape the future of digital news.

Responsibilities
Work on the React.js codebases supporting today.com, msnbc.com, and nbcnews.com
Build out GraphQL queries to consume data for all web properties
Implement beautiful UX for engaging news storytelling
Build innovative commerce solutions for NBC news brands
Monetize our audience traffic
Optimize sites across an array of web-capable devices, browsers and experiences
Automate front end testing to ship the highest quality experience for our audience

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Strong proficiency in JavaScript and NodeJS
  • Understanding of Server Side development tools, transpilers and preprocessors (Babel, Webpack, SASS, LESS)
  • Experience with version control
  • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles
  • Experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux)
  • Extremely comfortable with HTML and CSS
  • Understanding of SEO best practices
  • 3+ years experience in software development or related field(s)
  • 1+ years recent experience with React.js
Sub-BusinessNews Digital
Career Level

Experienced

CityNew York
State/Province

New York

CountryUnited States
About Us

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

Notices

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