Full Stack Web Developer
Rebellion connects millions of users every day to personalized content and communities through its large and growing family of websites, mobile apps and digital tools. In categories spanning sports, technology, lifestyle and entertainment, Rebellion acquires successful digital brands, then boosts them to the next level by applying a smart mix of tools and skills. We believe in taking risks, we’re not afraid of failure, and we think it’s a mistake to build a business if you can’t have some fun along the way.
You’ll be building out a technology platform to power editorial and community focused websites primarily in our rapidly expanding Sports division. Our existing network of sites drive over 8M visits each month. We’re making a big push into editorial/user generated content and currently drive over 3M visits monthly. You’ll be responsible for driving community engagement, user-generated content, recommending/personalizing content and aggregating relevant content. You’ll be developing both the backend and frontend, integrating a diverse set of websites, and being able to execute on a high level vision.
- Experience with WordPress, PHP, MySQL
- Experience with Scala, Java or C#
- You’re a highly productive coder, self-motivated and able to learn new skills quickly
- You’re hungry, ambitious, independent, curious and driven
- Ability to develop full solutions from the ground up
Bonus: graphic design, search engine optimization, worked at a startup, active in open source, personal projects, linux experience
We develop exclusively with open source tools. A lot of the development will involve integration with WordPress and other projects that help us build our platform faster. You’ll be integrating with the rest of the Sortable recommendation platform. We’ll expect you to recommend which languages and tools we should be using.
Please forward applications via email only to firstname.lastname@example.org including a cover letter and resume. Indicate the position title Full Stack Web Developer and position reference #2013-R-009 in the email subject line. All applications will be kept confidential.