SENIOR FRONT-END ENGINEER, MIT Technology Review (TR), to join the product development team of an independent media company owned by MIT. Will join a multidisciplinary team of designers and developers responsible for developing Technology Review’s desktop and mobile products. Responsibilities include developing the front-end for mobile and desktop experiences; identifying and communicating best practices for front-end engineering; integrating with and potentially extending backend APIs; and contributing to architecture decisions that set the course for the user experience and how content is managed. TR’s stack: HTTP API driven infrastructure separates the client (technologyreview.com) and the content management system; in-house PHP backend with a custom editing interface creates and structures articles; HTTP API serves structured JSON to a front-end client built with Node.js + Hapi, and hosted on Heroku; and Redis for object caching.
A full description is available at https://www.technologyreview.com/careers/.
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