Senior Web Software Engineer
Flipboard - Palo Alto, CA

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Headed by Mike McCue, former CEO of Tellme, and Evan Doll, former Senior iPhone Engineer at Apple, Flipboard is inspired by the beauty and ease of print media and combined with the power of social media, helps inform, entertain and inspire people every day.

The company is based in Palo Alto, California and backed by legendary investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byer, Index Ventures and Insight Venture Partners.

Senior Web Software Engineer

We are looking for a proactive, highly-motivated senior engineer to work on a variety of projects related to Flipboard's web technologies.

Requirements

BS/MS with strong CS fundamentals

Strong programming and design skills

Expertise with JavaScript, HTML and CSS

In-depth understanding of web browser architecture and behavior

Experience working on a mobile device is a plus, e.g., iOS, Android

Expertise with web application frameworks

Keen eye for clean UI implementation

Strong knowledge of website design best practices

Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills

Why Join Flipboard

Build a product that millions use and love every day, transforming how people discover, browse and share media. By joining Flipboard now, our startup culture will enable you to learn and grow while shaping the product, the company, resulting in the most impactful work of your career.

Team-up with cutting-edge thought leaders from Apple, Google, Netflix, Adobe, Ellerdale, Sony, Ning, Tellme, Microsoft, Time Inc. & Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia to help grow the world's first social magazine across multiple platforms.

CEO, Mike McCue is a creative visionary experienced at building innovative products and companies (acquired by Netscape & Microsoft).

Collaborative teams work together with strong purpose and vision. “Mock O’clock” held each week serves as a forum for team members to demo new ideas and projects.

Pick your equipment: we provide your choice of computers, screens, tablets, and peripherals.

Flipboard’s HQ is an open, beautifully converted art studio centrally located in the heart of downtown Palo Alto.

Compensation including base, equity, plus generous, comprehensive benefits

Benefits & Perks:
401(k) with company contribution

Vision, dental, life, and health insurance

Unlimited “out of office time” for holidays, vacation, sick leave, and personal or family needs

Flexible hours

Subsidized commuter programs

Beer Fridays: casual team & friend meet-ups at Flipboard HQ

Team celebrations: company anniversaries, birthdays, Thanksgiving, weddings/babies- you name it, we celebrate it.

Flipboard Sports- Basketball team, certified rock climbers, biking, or anything you’d like to organize.

Lots of snacks- healthy and otherwise.

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Flipboard is your personal magazine. It's the most popular way to catch up on the news you care about, discover amazing things from around...