Software Engineer: Web Applications

Company: Next Jump


General Information
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Location: New York, NY; Boston, MA, San Francisco, CA
  • Educational Requirements: Bachelors Degree
Qualifications:

At Next Jump, we're committed to a culture of growth, challenges, and collaboration - and our engineers are no exception. We hire the best and brightest, then empower them to tackle big problems, own products, and take risks. Together, we're building a data-driven shopping and rewards program for millions of members in PHP, MsSQL, Java, Solr, Go, and more. Next Jump engineers also play a critical role in shaping our corporate culture; we lead initiatives such as an annual Hackathon, Code for a Cause, and Dev Poets Society. If you have the drive to make a real impact and the technical chops to handle our fast-paced environment, come join us!

Next Jump is looking for full-stack web developers to work in a number of different technical roles. We screen for a wide array of skills from back-end to front-end, as requirements for specific roles vary and you will move from project to project. Being adaptable is a must, and business and problem-solving skills are a big plus. We're looking to get the smartest people on the bus - if we like you, we'll find you a seat!

Requirements:

  • Proficiency with HTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX, as well as familiarity with cross-browser optimization
  • Experience with one or more web-scripting languages (PHP, Go, Ruby, Node.js). Next Jump primarily develops in PHP
  • Experience with relational databases and other data stores. Next Jump uses msSQL and Redis
  • Full-stack skill set. You will be expected to work on projects from the design and planning phases through several rounds of coding and testing, until it is completed.
  • Pursuing BS or MS degree in CS, HCI, IS or related field

Preferred:

  • Proficiency with one or more code editors or IDEs. Most commonly used at Next Jump are SublimeText, Eclipse, and Vim
  • Experience with one or more MVC frameworks. Next Jump uses Zend, an MVC framework for PHP
  • Experience with mobile website optimization and responsive design
  • Experience with revision controls systems like SVN

 

How to Apply: Apply at www.nextjump.com/apply