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Director of Front-End Engineering
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Quality Assurance (QA)
  • Strong conceptual knowledge and background in JavaScript/HTML/CSS
  • Experience with Unit and Integration testing
  • Comfortable with CI/CD Pipelines, and deploying code
  • Experience with Git version control, and other software adjacent tools
  • Experience with front-end development technologies and multiple frameworks
  • Ability to communicate highly technical concepts to non-technical audiences both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Entrepreneurship: Freedom to innovate, identify new opportunities and take on responsibilities
  • Career Development: Formal mentorship program, industry conference attendance and speaking opportunities
  • Work/life Balance: We understand that people are people and work with you when life happens
  • Positivity: Emphasis on positive communication, transparency and team building
  • Approach work with value and product-driven mindset
  • Manage a team of Managers, Senior Engineers and Architects
  • Empower Engineers to make as much of an impact as possible
  • Making high-level architectural decisions
  • Help reports set goals and achieve them
  • Establish communication with stakeholders
  • Facilitate communication between Dev, Ops, QA, and other Engineering Teams
  • Champion engineering excellence
  • Be heavily involved in the hiring process
  • Bridge the gap between Developers and Product Owners
  • Champion Innovation
  • Establish relationships with key vendors
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience integrating with NoSQL databases. MongoDB is a plus
  • Excited about digital media and publishing
  • A drive to chase and understand new and emerging technologies
  • Commitment to the Forbes culture of celebrating success
  • Interest in the journalism business and familiarity with the challenges facing it
  • A passion for self-education and a drive to be ever forward-looking

10,001+ employees

Business magazine & news platform
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