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Front-End Developer

Digital Media Engineering | New York, NY | Contract

Job Description

Sesame Workshop is seeking a motivated Front-End Developer to work with our Digital Media & Engineering (DME) team within our Technology & Engineering department. The Front-End Developer will be responsible for the development and implementation of Google Tag Manger in our HTML5 games.

Please Note: This is a 3-6-month contract position. Our office is located in NYC, but we’re open to remote candidates.


  • Collaborate with the Google Analytics Specialist to implement our Google Tag Manager migration for our HTML5 games
  • Document extensively and maintain clear and frequent communication with project team members
  • Outstanding team player who can handle multiple tasks, and show flexibility/attitude to complete projects on time


  • Demonstrated knowledge of web technologies including HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript
  • Experience with Google Analytics and Tag Manager
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Excellent software development, design, and documentation skills. You aim to create software that works reliably and can be tested and maintained.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Ability to work independently and multi-task effectively
  • Strong attention to detail

Desired/Additional Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 2-4 years’ development experience
  • Drupal, WordPress, or Craft CMS experience
  • Experience creating or editing HTML5 games/interactives
  • Working knowledge of Atlassian Software - Bitbucket, Bamboo, Confluence, JIRA