SENIOR WEB DEVELOPER

for FriendFinder Networks in Sunnyvale, CA

Report
Skills:
Perl 5 MySQL Javascript mod-Perl LAMP XSLT CSS AJAX DHTML XHTML OOP OOA Jquery 
Location:
Sunnyvale, CA
Area Code:
408 
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
90,000 
Tax Term:
FULLTIME 
Length:
 
Posted:
3-24-2014 
Position ID:
205207 
Dice ID:
10500076 



ABOUT US:

We are a leading Internet-based social networking and multimedia entertainment company operating several of the most heavily-visited websites in the world. We provide our customers with a wide variety of online products and services, appealing to members of diverse cultures and interest groups, so they can interact with each other and enjoy our content. Our sites* services include social networking, online personals, live and recorded video, online chat rooms, instant messaging, photo and video sharing, blogs, message boards, email, and premium content websites.

Description

The Senior Web Developer will be responsible for architecting, developing, and working on a wide array of projects written on object-oriented Perl/JavaScript.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and update web content and code
  • Gather functional & technical requirements from stakeholders and technical users in order to plan releases and updates
  • Interface with cross-functional teams in the development process from start to finish
  • Evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, properly structured, meets industry standards and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems
  • Provide recommendations for improvements to site architecture, design, and functionality
  • Manage bug tracking system and prioritize changes with business stakeholders
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications that occur outside of the regular release cycle

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • Expert knowledge of Perl 5, and MySQL 5, minimum of 2+ years* experience
  • Intermediate knowledge of JavaScript, XSLT, HTML, CSS 2+ years of experience
  • Experience in Object Oriented Programming and Service Oriented Architecture
  • Familiar with AJAX, CSS, DHTML, XHTML, JavaScript Frameworks, and mod-Perl in a LAMP environment
  • Strong knowledge of JavaScript and jQuery
  • Intelligence and a sense of humor to mix in well with a diverse group of bright engineers
  • Methodical in documenting and testing own code
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a cross functional team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High degree of honesty and integrity
  • Deadline oriented and multi-tasking ability in a fast-paced environment
  • Team-player, positive attitude and flexible
  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • Must be comfortable with adult content

BENEFITS:
FriendFinder Networks Inc. and its subsidiaries offer a business casual work environment, flexible work hours, and a competitive salary. The benefits** package includes:

  • 401(k) with a 4% match on year to date earnings with no vesting period
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and AFLAC Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account for Healthcare and Dependent Care
  • Life Insurance, LTD and AD&D
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Holiday Pay
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Commuter Benefits
  • 529 Education Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health Club Reimbursement
  • Complimentary Breakfast and Catered Lunches

** Benefits vary depending on location and are subject to change without notice. Please check with Human Resources for more information.

Kevin Schmidt
FriendFinder Networks
220 Humboldt Court
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
Phone: (408) 745-5635