WHAT WE WANT
FriendFinder Networks is looking for a talented Web UI Architect who will become a key member of an agile architecture team. The role is to design scalable and configurable front end frameworks, and to guide development teams to build secure and reliable high performance web sites that are seen and used by millions of people every day all over the world. If you are passionate about agile software delivery, superior UI framework design, software quality, and love fun working environments, join us to ensure we continue to provide new users and tens of millions of our existing customers the best possible user experience on our web sites 24 hours a day, every day of the year, all over the world.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Design technical architecture of UI portal framework along with pluggable modules.
Evangelize innovative best practices, frameworks, techniques to build highly interactive multi-media Web sites.
Collaborate with product management, UX designers, as well as front end development teams.
Collect requirements for user interface functionality.
Provide thought leadership for agile cross-functional teams to enable rapid Web UI product delivery, both on mobile and desktop.
Build reusable reference implementations of target architectures, and train teams on their use.
Recommend processes, services, software and other tools to support business objectives pertinent to user interfaces as well as infrastructure technologies.
Ensure to understand disparate technologies existing in legacy products and drive towards convergence.
Ensure to guide process and technology adoption to assure QA testing of User Interfaces application.
Plan and execute usability evaluation along with testing across UI development stages.
Document all your work and communicate issues when they arise
WHAT YOU MUST HAVE
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and/or equivalent work experience
Experience developing social networking sites with streaming media
7 years of front-end development experience
You must be comfortable with adult content
You must be at least 21 years old
WHAT IS PREFERABLE TO HAVE
Expert proficiency in XHTML and CSS
Familiar with the following: Kubernetes/microservices, Web services, RDBMS/SQL, SEO
Familiar with cross-platform and cross-browser issues, secure web standards and best practices
Expert with HTML5, CSS3, and emerging web technologies
WHAT YOU SHOULD BE ABLE TO DEMONSTRATE
Excellent problem-solving skills, and ability to learn new tasks outside immediate range of skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and ability to collaborate effectively with both technical and non-technical colleagues
Deadline oriented and able to multi-task in a fast pace environment
Team-player, positive attitude, and flexible
REPORTING TO THIS POSITION: No direct reports
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 5% match on eligible earnings with no vesting period
Medical (Kaiser HMO, Aetna PPO), Dental, and Vision
Flexible Spending Account for Healthcare and Dependent Care
Life Insurance, AD&D, LTD and Short and Long Term Disability
Paid Time Off (20 days PTO) and Holiday Pay (12 company paid holidays off)
Employee Assistance Program
Health Club Reimbursement
FriendFinder Networks is an international leader in social media founded in 1996 by Andrew Conru. Originally started as a main-stream social networking site, the company quickly adapted to consumer preferences, and branched out into different social media verticals. Andrew Conru is still directing FriendFinder Networks vision for pioneering new development of innovative and social media technology connecting people every day all over the world.
FriendFinder Networks is an international leader in social media founded in 1996 by Andrew Conru. Originally started as a main-stream social networking site, the company quickly adapted to consumer preferences, and branched out into different social media verticals.