Chegg seeks a hands-on and hard-core senior engineer to create beautiful software on our front end engineering team in our San Francisco office (located in the China Basin building near AT&T park).
We're looking for curious and passionate engineers who enjoy learning about and implementing the latest front-end technologies. The ideal person is motivated by building cutting-edge work which will have an immediate impact on millions of students across the world. If this excites you, then we look forward to hearing from you.
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Develop awesome features for our high traffic web front end
Code, test, document and deliver features with cross-browser compatibility, accessibility and search engine optimization
Collaborate with product managers, designers, QA and other engineers to enhance existing UI
Participate in agile development process, including scoping, detailed design, effort estimation, coding, testing, debugging, code reviews, maintenance and support
Innovate and create the best user experience for millions of students
5+ years of consumer-facing web front end development experience
Proficient in DOM API and AJAX programming
Front end debugging experience using tools like Firebug/Chrome dev tools
Knowledge of latest open standards such as CSS3 and HTML5
Strong problem solving, analytical and object-oriented programming skills
Able to work in a fast-paced, creative and collaborative environment
BS or MS in Computer Science or a related field
Agile development experience through scrum
Web performance and scalability tuning
Knowledge of LAMP architecture and PHP
Knowledge of search engine optimization
Chegg is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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