At a Glance:

Bankrate.com, a division of Red Ventures, is looking for a talented, results-oriented, innovative Senior Software Engineer to join the team! This individual will play a major role in software architecture and design for the platform that provides the backbone for the Bankrate.com brand. This person will have strong experience developing cloud native solutions and have excellent problem solving skills. This person will interact with developers and business people at all levels and with teams across a geographically diverse company. This individual will be responsible for promoting a collaborative and communicative culture.

The team you’ll be working with is a supportive and fast-moving team that builds the key software for the brand. We create software that is sustainable in the long-term, which requires each of us to be committed to the company’s goals and values. This is an opportunity to have significant input into the technical direction and architecture of our content platform.

What You'll Do:

  • Build and ship engaging, consumer-facing web experiences.
  • Collaborate closely with business and design teams to scope and deliver valuable projects on time.
  • Teach and learn new skills with your fellow developers, producing quality code with consistent standards.
  • This is a front-end role, you'll operate on a stack that's heavily based on modern Javascript frameworks, paired with CSS and HTML.
  • Continually look for opportunities to build value in the codebase: set standards, build tools, and automate jobs to make yourself and your team better and faster.
  • Demonstrate a sharp eye for detail. Debug issues and execute so everything "just works."

What We're Looking For:

  • 7+ years’ experience in software development roles with a focus on front end web development
  • Foundational skills - one should be capable of building things with Javascript, HTML and CSS
  • Experience building websites that integrate with APIs using frameworks like React or Vue
  • Knowledge of PHP frameworks like Laravel is desired 
  • Knowledge of Backbone is desired
  • Understanding of AWS and cloud-based development.
  • Experience with page speed optimization.
  • Understanding of further-reaching technical concepts. (E.g., API design, modular structures, dependency injection, test automation, functional vs object-oriented programming, design patterns, etc.)

Who We Are: 

Founded in 2000, Red Ventures is a portfolio of growing digital businesses that bring consumers and brands together through integrated e-commerce, strategic partnerships and many proprietary brands including Bankrate, AllConnect.com and Reviews.com. Headquartered south of Charlotte, NC, Red Ventures has over 3000 employees in offices across the US, as well as London and Sao Paulo. For more information, visit www.redventures.com.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits program for full-time employees, including medical, dental and vision coverage, paid time off, life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, 401(k) plan and a paid parental leave program.

 

 

Skills

JavaScript (Programming Language)
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
HyperText Markup Language (HTML)
React.js
Front End (Software Engineering)
Application Programming Interface (API)
PHP (Scripting Language)
Backbone.Js
Amazon Web Services