Full Stack Developer - Contract to Hire

Washington D.C.
Jan 30, 2019
Apr 17, 2019
Full Time

Application Instructions

Please list all professional experience and explain any gaps in employment history.

Job Description

The Washington Post is seeking a candidate for our open full stack developer role. In this role, you will work in tandem with editorial and business partners to build leading edge media products that have a material impact on The Washington Post and the industry.  This is a contract to hire opportunity and will be located in DC or Chicago. We are looking for candidates that have at least 2 years of full stack experience. Please submit your resume for immediate consideration.

Responsibilities Include

* Help design and develop exciting new features that help power our mobile apps

* Identify, troubleshoot, and solve complex problems

* Build a deep understanding of our use of AWS technologies

* Continuously look for ways to improve what we're doing and how we do it

* Participate in agile software development practices and peer/code reviews

Requirements Include

* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, engineering or related technical field or equivalent experience.

* Strong grasp of Computer Science fundamentals

* Strong experience with AWS technologies

* 3+ years experience with Java, Scala, Python and/or JavaScript/NodeJS

* 3+ years experience with Spring, Play!, React JS, Angular, ExpressJS or other popular development frameworks

* Strong knowledge of RESTful services and other server-side principles

* Solid understanding of unit and integration testing principals and tools

* Familiarity with serverless architectures and patterns

* Familiarity with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment

* Solid understanding of Version Control principles, preferably using Git, Github, and Pull Requests

* Familiarity with Agile/Scrum

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