Director of Backend Development - CollegeHumor Media position
Web Development | New York, NY | Full Time
Director of Backend Development - CollegeHumor Media (Connected Ventures LLC, New York, NY)
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree or U.S. equivalent in Computer Science or related field plus 5 years of experience serving as a software developer working on websites.
Within the 5 years, must have all of the following:
3 years of experience as a lead or senior-level developer, with responsibility of managing the direction of a particular technology either by people management or overseeing employee's work contributions to the particular technology, on consumer-facing, branded media websites that have in excess of 5 million unique visitors per month.
3 years of experience working with the Scrum method of management.
3 years of experience developing websites using PHP, MySQL, Apache, Memcached, and MVC frameworks.
3 years of experience scaling up websites or web applications, including all of following: Configuring infrastructure for increased traffic; Application level caching using Memcached to reduce load on web servers and database servers; and utilizing sharding, swim lanes, and CDN offloading.
1 year of experience managing a development team.
1 year of experience working with Lucene, Google Analytics, and homegrown custom analytics and statistic gathering systems.
1 year of experience designing the overall development process for a tech group including deployments scripts, Quality Assurance and testing, and continuous integration environments.
Experience building custom algorithms for relating data and recommending content.
Please send resume to: Julie Chun, Connected Ventures LLC, 555 W. 18th Street, New York, NY 10011. Must specify Ad Code JCSJ. EOE. MFDV.