Web Developer Front End, Sports

Ref#: 22922

CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive

Job Type: Full-Time Staff

About Us:

CBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation, is the premier online content network for information and entertainment. With more than 280 million people visiting its properties each month, CBS Interactive is a top Web property globally. Its portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET, CBS.com, CBSNews.com, CBSSports.com, GameSpot, TV.com, TVGuide.com and Last.fm, span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.


Do you have a passion for Sports? Do you love to code? If you answered yes, than CBS Sports may be looking for you!

CBSSports.com is looking for an experienced Front End Web Developer for our CBSSports.com engineering team.

To be successful at this job, you need to bring a winning attitude and mad coding skills.

Primary location for this position is New York or Fort Lauderdale, but role could potentially sit in our Australia or Singapore office.

Does this Experience Apply to You?

You've got a strong ability to develop enterprise-level sites or applications with expertise in UI/UX Design implementation in web interfaces.

You've got proven experience in designing web standard compliant XHTML/CSS/Javascript and cross-browsers user interfaces focusing properly on the user and on user requirements.

You've built something cool using PHP, Symfony, Perl, Require.js, Backbone.js, AngularJS, or some other client-side MV* framework

Strong initiative and the ability for creative thinking with product development staff with the ability to work in a collaborative, innovative, flexible and team-oriented environment

You've worked with at least one high-level server-side language

You have excellent understanding of Object Oriented Programming and Design

Worked with agile processes

Experience using or writing APIs, preferably using Rest protocol

Familiarity with using version control systems. (Git/Stash preferred)

You love sports, fantasy sports and/or sports gaming

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Can successfully pass a background check



Bachelor's in Computer Science or equivalent preferred

Must successfully complete background check

In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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