Taboola is hiring a

Software Engineer, Internal Tools

New York, United States

 

Taboola, NY is looking for a full-stack developer who enjoys working all parts of the process (UI/UX, back end, database) to create tools that power the world's largest content recommendation company. This is a great opportunity for a newer developer to get exposure and experience to the full development process while working on high impact projects.

Responsibilities

  • Work with internal customers, product, and engineering to create beautiful, simple sites and tools that people love to use.
  • Produce clean, performant and maintainable code.
  • Craft browser extensions that provide just-in-time information and functionality
  • Be able to capture requirements from internal customers and translate them to finished products
  • Write SQL to extract information from databases
  • Leverage internal and external APIs to combine data and update internal and external systems
  • Learn, contribute to and maintain an existing code base.
  • Work autonomously and be comfortable executing projects from start to finish.
  • Utilize best practices when authoring JavaScript, HTML, and CSS
  • Ensure reliability of delivered code with Selenium, Spock, or other testing libraries.

Skills and Qualifications

  • 2+ years of hands on experience in JavaScript/jQuery and HTML5
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with one or more CSS frameworks like Bootstrap, etc
  • Knowledge of progressive enhancement and other best practices in UI/UX
  • Experience working with third-party
  • Experience writing tests for automated TDD frameworks
  • Professional, precise communication skills
  • Intermediate knowledge of SQL, including case logic, aggregate functions, and joins
  • Experience with MVC frameworks
  • Ability to manage one's own deliverables and timelines

Bonus points for:

  • Experience with Java, Groovy, Ruby, Python
  • Experience with responsive design
  • Photoshop
  • Chrome extension development