Random House Digital, Front-End Web Developer

New York
Oct 24, 2013
Nov 23, 2013
Full Time
About our company
Random House, Inc. is the world's largest general trade book publisher. It is a division of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA, one of the foremost media companies in the world.

Your tasks
Random House Digital, a division of Random House LLC, is seeking an experienced front-end web developer to maintain and enhance existing websites, including Fodors.com. Whether you have a degree in computer science or are self-taught, we are looking for a well-rounded, self-motivated developer that prides her/himself on staying up-to-date with the latest web technologies and standards.

If you know who Jeffrey Zeldman is, don?t own a copy of Dreamweaver, understand what Responsive Design is, and appreciate the power of Sass (not the attitude), we would like to hear from you.

Our requirements
-Bachelors degree in computer science, MIS, or related experience
-Proficient in HTML, CSS, Javascript (and Javascript frameworks)
-Able to code web standard compliant pages from flat Photoshop files
-Ability to code for cross platform devices (ie. desktop/mobile/tablet)
-Understanding of usability, cross-browser compatibility, and accessibility.
-Proven experience of working with WordPress, Expression Engine, or another open-source CMS
-Experience programming PHP. SQL programming within PHP a plus.
-Experience using social APIs (Facebook Open Graph, Twitter, Google+) a plus
-Self motivated, detail-oriented, and organized
-The ability to communicate with non-technical users and provide support
-Understanding of MVC Frameworks a plus
-Familiarity with the publishing industry a plus

Thank you for your interest in Random House. Random House is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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