Junior Software Engineer (PHP & Javascript) [US Only]


Mediavine, a fast-growing advertising management company representing over 1,200 websites in the food, lifestyle, and entertainment space, seeks a senior developer to assist account managers and executives. We are looking for a junior to mid level developer to help us expand our product offering. Our tools of choice are Node.js, React + Redux, so we love javascript here. Our favorite SaaS & PaaS include Github, NPM, Grunt, Heroku, CircleCI. We like to give tests here (the automated kind) and we’re always looking ways to innovate, automate and move faster so we can spend less time deploying and more time coding. As an engineer at Mediavine, you can expect to:

  • Draft, design, and deploy new and existing microservices
  • Work with your team to identify and solve complex problems
  • Create innovative solutions in the Ad-tech space
  • Develop ways to automate and improve company workflow
  • Integrate our WordPress plugin with our backend API
  • Get paid money to contribute to open source software
  • Learn to communicate your feelings via GIFs in Slack

We view this role as an opportunity to work with a team of experienced developers and to receive mentorship. Initially, you will be working with PHP and building on the WordPress platform but will have opportunities to learn and work with Node.js and React + Redux

Requirements for joining our team:

  • Bachelor's in Computer science or equivalent training (Yes, code schools count!)
  • Proficiency and comfortability with object oriented design
  • Familiarity with modern development practices (Git, TDD, etc)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to give and take constructive criticism of your code

Bonus Points for additional …

  • Knowledge of React.js + Redux, or any other frontend MVC
  • Experience building WordPress Plugins
  • Experience with Node.js or Ruby on Rails
  • Ability to translate computer science jargon into English