HTML5 Engineer

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Flash / HTML5 Engineer


Fanhattan is a service that inspires you to discover all the world°s entertainment. Launched at All Things Digital in June 2011, Fanhattan brings a new approach to entertainment discovery by helping you browse all the world°s movies and TV shows with a simple and elegant user experience – in the living room, on the web, and on the go. The service encourages exploration by combining movies and TV shows with an expansive world of related content, visual assets, and information pulled from the web that bring entertainment to life. Finally, Fanhattan gives you the most comprehensive set of options on where to find the entertainment you want across the top digital media providers - Netflix, Hulu Plus, iTunes, VUDU, and ABC. The Fanhattan iPad app is now live in the App Store. Expect more platforms soon, and join us now to play a pivotal role as we evolve and grow the Fanhattan service. For more information, you can check out our website ( and our press -


We ’re looking for a skilled developer with a passion for beautiful user interfaces to work on dynamic HTML5 applications which communicate with our external APIs and build out dynamic UI elements. The ideal candidate will need to be able to drive the development of new features within a complex application and organize code into manageable modules which can be reused and expanded upon as necessary.

Required Skills

• Understanding of object-oriented principles
• Experience with Client to Server communication through web APIs
• Experience with scripted animation and rendering
• Familiarity of or willingness to work with the JSON data format
• Ability to work independently
• Dynamic HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript Experience
• Experience with source control and versioning

Preferred Skills

• Familiarity with server-side languages (PHP, Java, Ruby, Python, etc.)
• Experience with Flash/JavaScript communication protocols (ExternalInterface)
• Knowledge of Client-Side Browser Development
• OAuth familiarity

If digital entertainment is your passion, Fanhattan is for you: an obsession for user experience, disruptive technology, high-profile investors, an experienced team of designers, engineers, and executives from both the technology and entertainment industries. Fanhattan is headquartered 3,000 miles away from the East Side of Manhattan, in downtown San Mateo.