Job Description

Do you get excited about tackling programming challenges of efficiency and scalability?

Do you want your ideas and coding from one week to touch millions of consumers by the following week? 

Then we’re looking for you!

ShopCo Holdings, owners of Findnsave.com and backed by the 12 largest media companies in the U.S. is looking for Web Engineer Gurus to join our team in our Chico, CA or Silicon Valley offices.

Having launched Findnsave.com last year, we now need to take the platform to the next level and bring the fun back to shopping across the web, social,mobile and tablets for 50MM consumers.

As a Web Engineer Guru you must thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. As a key member of our technology team, you will help shape, in conjunction with our product team, an innovative, scalable and efficient product with thousands of moving parts while working with talented teammates to bring the complex features and functions of Findnsave.com together into a discovery shopping platform that simplifies the consumer shopping experience.

We’re a small company, full of passion and curiosity, with a strong entrepreneurial culture and as such you will have a wide-range ofresponsibilities, a vast array of projects to choose from and work in an agile development environment.

We are growing and evolving every day. We strive for our fun environment to fuel people’s creativity, inspire curiosity and drive a passion to buildFindnsave.com into the audience leader for the digital shopping experience.

Desired Skills & Experience

Responsibilities

  • Participate in design and product discussions,taking ideas from concepts through production to launch
  • Actively think of creative solutions to complex engineeringproblems and propose improvements to existing features
  • Assist in developing cross-platform solutions to reach our target consumer audience
  • Build and maintain applications and high trafficweb sites
  • Run quality control methodologies (testing process, monitoring) and apply best practices
  • Balance creativity with consistency, while factoring in development efficiency and site performance
  • Be passionate about your technical recommendations, and be ready to communicate them effectively
  • Be involved in the the full software development life process from monitoring research to reviewing codes and testing through implementation and release. 

Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate findings and development decisions
  • Comfortable with an iterative development process that includes prototyping, accepting and managing feedback and constructive criticism
  • Understanding and experience with  JavaScript, Python and Ruby on Rails is preferred
  • Extensive experience in writing HTML5/CSS3 code is essential
  • Must be passionate about developing complex solutions with thousands of moving and evolving parts
  • BS degree preferred
  • 2+ years experience with all stages of the software development life cycle, including definition, design, implementation,release and maintenance.
  • Ability to collaborate with teammates and thrive in a challenging, fast-paced agile environment showing excellent time management skills, ability to prioritize multiple tasks against aggressive deadlines
  • Able to understand and contribute to functional requirements and translate them into technical design and development projects.
  • Able to address scripting compatibility issues between cross-browser and computing platforms
  • Experience with and knowledge of SEO/SEM andbest practices are a plus
  • Experience developing consumer web applicationsand experience is a bonus
  • Experience with social (Facebook API) and/or mobile application development (iOS and/or Android) is a bonus

Email us: info (at) findnsave.com or call 1.530.343.6400