Data Team Front End Web Developer

Responsibilities:

  • Help create an immersive reading experience for in-depth and longform stories
  • Ensure high-quality code implementation and brand consistency
  • Build high-quality mockups and prototypes
  • Collaborate with journalists to create a clean final news product

Qualifications:

  • A passion for modern front-end technologies (HTML, CSS, JS)
  • Great but not required:
    • A high proficiency in vanilla JavaScript but familiar with common frameworks
    • Experience with web page performance, accessibility, and responsive user experiences
    • An enthusiasm on subjects that might include typography, lazy-loading, privacy, caching, to obscure CSS selectors
  • Excellent communication, documentation, and commenting skills
  • Collaborative, enjoys working in teams with different disciplines and learning from others