Work on product projects across Australia’s largest news’s digital network
Australia’s most influential media organisation
Join a great bunch of software engineers
An exciting and broad opportunity that sits within the News Technology Data and Digital core engineering developer team working on product projects across Australia’s largest news’s digital network.
We currently run our sites off WordPress; however, we are using Pug (formally Jade) templating, with integration into Storybook for Visual Regression Testing and a Live Style Guide.
We’re building the best Frontend tools we can to get the best that modern Frontend Web Development has to offer.
What’s the role?
Play a role in the iterative development process of our product
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI / UX designs
Build on the foundation of our products in response to feedback from stakeholders
Suggest improvements to the development workflow
Build reusable code and libraries for future use
Be responsible for website maintenance and enhancements
Who are you?
5+ years proven experience in Front End web development
Working knowledge of PHP, WordPress
Strong negotiation skills
Define UI frameworks and architecture for websites to follow industry best practices for development
Participate in peer code reviews
Experience with Docker, GIT, Front End build tools (Webpack) and CSS preprocessors (SASS)
Solve technical problems, identify root causes and quickly resolve issues
Optimize development for maximum speed and scalability
What’s in it for you?
Opportunity to innovate, challenge the norm and pioneer the way forward
Variety of work where no two days are the same
Exposure to global operations and networks
Make a difference as part of Australia’s most influential media organisation