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Our goal is to listen, engage, and activate voices across Red Ventures to ensure that all identity groups and perspectives are represented in our work. Our aspiration is to have diverse teams at every level of the company, and we seek candidates who bring unique personal experiences, curiosity and an eagerness to embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion.

At a Glance

Red Ventures is looking for a Senior Engineer to join our Media & Technology Entertainment team. The M&T Entertainment team supports and maintains client facing web technologies for TV Guide, Metacritic, and Cord Cutters News.
 
As a senior engineer, you will be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling pages for high-volume, high-traffic end-user facing websites. You will be working closely with our Product team to build and support new and existing features on our web sites while also maintaining core framework code within their web applications.
 
We are looking for a hard-working, accountable individual who can write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices. Ideal candidates should possess the ability to work as part of a close-knit cross-functional team, capable of solving complex issues with minimal guidance.
 
 
What You'll Do: 
  • Support and maintain cloud hosted, modern JavaScript and PHP web applications leveraging MVVM and MVC architectures.
  • Consume and integrate RESTful services and 3rd party APIs into our websites
  • Collaborate with Engineering, Product, Design, Marketing, QA, Operations and Editorial teams leveraging AGILE methodologies
  • Troubleshoot site and environmental errors leveraging monitoring tools in collaboration with Product, QA, and Operations teams
  • Assist in updating data APIs and their schemas through collaboration with our Apigee team
  • Educate and mentor fellow engineers including code reviews, documentation, and code walkthroughs
 
What We’re Looking For:
  • 4+ years experience with modern JavaScript frameworks, PHP or equivalent server-side web development language (ASP.net, JSP etc.)
  • Familiarity with web standards, web performance, the DOM, cross-browser & cross-platform HTML/CSS/JavaScript with an emphasis on TypeScript
  • Solid understanding of web server technologies (Node.js, Nginx etc) and caching fundamentals
  • Experience being part of an agile development team with ability to estimate development schedules
  • Experience working with container technologies in cloud computing (AWS, GCP etc.) CI/CD environments
  • Familiarity with software development methodology and release processes
  • Excellent communication, problem-solving, and organizational skills
  • BS degree in Computer Science or Engineering

Who We Are

Founded in 2000, Red Ventures is a portfolio of growing digital businesses that bring consumers and brands together through integrated e-commerce, strategic partnerships and many proprietary brands including Bankrate, AllConnect.com and Reviews.com. Headquartered south of Charlotte, NC, Red Ventures has over 3000 employees in offices across the US, as well as London and Sao Paulo. For more information, visit www.redventures.com.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits program for full-time employees, including medical, dental and vision coverage, paid time off, life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, 401(k) plan and a paid parental leave program.

Red Ventures is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. Employment at Red Ventures is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications. 

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with disabilities. This includes providing reasonable accommodation where appropriate. Should you require a reasonable accommodation to apply or participate in the job application or interview process, please contact accommodation@redventures.com.

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