Full Stack Developer

Massachusetts, United States
08 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
08 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Functional Area: Information Technology
Department: Technology Review
School Area: Libraries, MIT Press, Tech Review
Employment Type: Full-Time
Employment Category: Exempt
Visa Sponsorship Available: No

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

FULL STACK DEVELOPERMIT Technology Review (MIT TR), to join a multidisciplinary product development team responsible for building and maintaining MIT TR’s digital products. Will bring experience with JavaScript (Node.js, Hapi, Next.js, and React), PHP, MySQL, Drupal and other technologies to bear on a full stack transition to a custom WordPress platform. Will help maintain and modify the current infrastructure and codebase while also joining the migration project in progress. Once the migration is complete, will play a key role in building a range of internal- and external-facing tools that will extend the editorial team's digital story-telling capabilities, equip the marketing and sales teams to engage with customers, and delight Technology Review's readers and event attendees. 

A full description is available at https://www.technologyreview.com/careers/.  

Job Requirements

REQUIRED:  at least five years’ professional web development experience building responsive websites and custom applications; bachelor’s degree in a related field; professional experience developing custom solutions for WordPress; demonstrated fluency in PHP, WordPress, React, MySQL, HTML5, CSS3, ES6+ JavaScript (especially Node.js), and webpack and experience using these tools in a professional context; comfort at the UNIX command line; experience using and integrating third-party APIs; familiarity with Git/GitHub and ability to carry out typical operations with it, including branching, merging, submitting code for peer review, and reviewing peer’s code; ability to meet delivery dates while writing good and readable code; ability and willingness to maintain documentation, tickets, and issue tracking; and strong written and verbal communication skills for communicating with colleagues at all levels of seniority. Experience with Drupal a plus. Job #18092-9

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.