JavaScript Developer

Fox News is seeking a Javascript Developer with at least 1 year of expert-level javascript development experience.  The candidate we are looking for should have extensive knowledge of object-oriented javascript and heavy AJAX-driven development on high traffic websites.  It is strongly preferred that the candidate have previous experience with a server-side technology.  Ideally the candidate will already be comfortable coding in HTML5 and CSS3 as well.  The candidate should be an advocate of javascript best practices and web standards, and have a passion to keep learning the latest technologies.
This position requires:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects in a fast-paced Agile development environment
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work with and mentor other developers

The following skills and experience are a must:

  • OOP Javascript
  • AJAX
  • Version Control Systems (SVN, Git)

Extra points for having experience with:

  • PHP, Java, or Python
  • Apache
  • CDN