VICE is looking for an experienced engineer to join our DUMBO office to focus on front-end development of our world-leading media products. The role will have the opportunity to influence a large number of projects which reach across the entire spectrum of media produced by VICE. The VICE product and engineering team ensures that people around the world are able to access this content 24 hours a day, from any connected device.
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Work with product, design and engineering to create beautiful, simple user interfaces that our users love and our editors can depend on.
Collaborate and produce consistently clean, performant, maintainable code.
Build responsive web applications and reusable JS components.
Create tests using frameworks like karma / mocha / phantomJS.
Author CSS using BEM methodologies with CSS preprocessing tools.
Integrate, consume, and create services needed to improve Vice’s fast paced editorial work pipeline.
3-5 years of professional development experience
Experience with NPM and webpack to build and distribute JS modules across multiple applications and code bases.
Pixel perfect attention to detail with an eye for user experience. CSS3 Animation mastery a plus.
Familiarity with AWS and building large scalable web experiences.
Experience utilizing reactive JS frameworks like VueJS.
Experience with agile software development and best practices.
Strong time management skills and ability to meet tight deadlines.
Proficiency working on a fast-paced team, with product owners, designers and other developers.
Ability to work autonomously and comfortably on features from start to finish.