Front End Developer
U.S. News & World Report is looking for an experienced Software Developer with an interest in building dynamic, data-driven products to join our growing Real Estate developer team. This is great opportunity to work for one of the globe’s most trusted brands.
For 80 years, U.S. News & World Report has built a strong and profitable business by providing research and ratings that help individuals and families make important life decisions. While the platform has evolved, what hasn’t changed is our commitment to providing our readers with the highest quality products.
The developers at U.S. News have a great deal of independence and a minimum of overhead. You’ll get to experiment with interesting technology and see your work enter production regularly.
We have a diverse environment, with Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X machines living side-by-side. The majority of our work is in developing and maintaining applications on Python web frameworks, specifically Django.
Developers typically see applications through from beginning to end, working directly with project owners to create, implement, upgrade, optimize, and test features and projects.
We offer a casual work environment. Our offices are in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C.
If you are passionate about working on a team dedicated to building the best products and user experience, then we would love to hear from you.
Strong oral and written communication skills
Experience with responsive web development
Knowledgeable on web page performance practices
Basic understanding of SEO practices
Nice to have skills:
Python and Django experience or similar experience
Experience with Foundation JS
Cross-browser and cross-platform testing experience
Experience with Linux/Unix
Experience with Ads
Compensation based on experience.
Applicants should provide a resume. A cover letter is appreciated.
We are offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package that includes healthcare, dental, vision and 401(k) plan.