Senior Full Stack Developer
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of more than 110 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include USA TODAY NETWORK with the iconic USA TODAY and more than 100 local media brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal, SweetIQ, and United Kingdom media company Newsquest. To connect with us, visit www.gannett.com.
Senior Full Stack Developer - Advertising
Gannett / USA TODAY is seeking an accomplished and passionate Senior Software Developer to join our existing team, contributing to the development of next-generation web apps and platforms using cutting-edge technologies. The successful candidate will work closely and collaboratively with the entire product development team during all stages of software development. We offer a fun, challenging, rewarding environment and the opportunity to work together with some of the most talented people in the industry.
We are looking for a senior web developer with experience in ad delivery and display to build our platforms for cutting-edge ad experiences and contribute creative resolutions solutions. Responsibilities include supporting the existing national digital advertisement infrastructure, working closely with product managers and designers to turn concepts into revenue generating products, supporting and integrating with Application and Product Development teams, and analyzing and incorporating modern technologies as the landscape evolves.
5+ years software development experience
Strong skills in a server side language. I.e. Python, PHP
Web UI/UX design Implementation
Strong object-oriented design, programming and debugging skills
A passion for creative technology and new media capabilities for advertising
Ability to work with peers to solve complex problems
Ability to quickly pivot and handle essential tasks as assigned
Passionate about solving problems for users, advertisers and publishers
Bachelor/Masters degree in a technical discipline
MSSQL, MySQL, Postgres, etc.
Experience with/interest in learning Golang
Experience with Web Components, Polymer.js
Distributed Version Control Systems, such as GIT
Google Publisher Tag experience
Strong working knowledge with one or more Internet ad management or targeted marketing applications (e.g., DFP, 24/7 Real Media, OAS, FreeWheel)
Rich Media Vendor technology experience (e.g., Sizmek, Celtra, Vindico, Pointroll)
Prior successful experience in media or related industry is desirable
Development, testing, release and support of Gannett ad and web frameworks, apps and services
Collaborate with developers, designers and product/business managers to develop new features consistent with product roadmap and revenue goals
Review/debug team members code
Prioritize development projects, set timelines and assign tasks to team members
Support and develop junior/associate developers by providing advice, coaching and educational opportunities
Ensure software documentation is up to date
Maintain awareness in technology developments that affect either our audience’s ability to use our products or extend new product potential
Proactively innovate, collaborate and contribute ideas
Gannett Co., is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status.
- Job Family Development & Engineering
- Job Function Product
- Pay Type Salary
- McLean, VA, USA