We are a global entertainment media brand powered by fan passion. The fan-trusted source in entertainment, we provide a home to explore, contribute to, and celebrate the world of pop culture. Whether looking for in-depth information on favorites or whats buzzing in entertainment, we have your pop culture curiosities covered through fan-expert knowledge and carefully curated and fun, original multi-platform content.
We have a global audience of over 180 million monthly uniques and represents more than 385,000 communities.
About your role:
With 180 million uniques - and growing fast! - we are the largest entertainment fan site in the world. As the newest member of the engineering team, youll be integral to building the future success of this site by developing the services, interfaces, and tools that bring the best fan-oriented news to our users.
- Understand the needs of our users - both internal and external - and translate those needs to scalable solutions
- Build, enhance, and integrate with a variety of services and clients
- Expand and improve the teams back-end Java service and SOA capabilities
- A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, or have equivalent experience
- A mid- to senior-level developer with 5+ years in a production environment
- Full-stack, with a moderate bias towards working on the back-end
- Experienced with:
- ...building and maintaining modern Java services, preferably within an SOA
- ...designing performant, scalable SQL schema and queries
- Committed to building scalable, stable back-end systems
- Excited about creating fast, elegant, and stylish user experiences
- Focused on code quality and automated testing
- Available for one of the quietest on-call rotations around
Bonus points if you...
- Have experience with any or all of the following:
- Prefer test-driven development (TDD) and understand the real point of code coverage
- Have experience on Scrum teams
Benefits & Perks
- Stock options
- Annual Training Budget per Employee
- Periodic Team Lunches and Happy Hour
- Full pantry complete with coffee, a variety of drinks, cookies and healthy food options
- Employee Interest and Hobby Groups supported by the company
- Flexible working hours
- International work environment with start-up culture
San Jose, San Francisco CA
Phone: 866 816-1615 x 823