Full Stack Developer

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 position 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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