Senior Front-End Developer
StudyBlue - San Francisco, CA

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You: A talented, hard working human being who is hungry to do big things. Someone who knows what it’s like to work hard, but also wants to have a life. You’re an experienced Application Developer with a passion for building robust and efficient HTML based web applications. You’ve got a strong Object Oriented Programming background and enjoys working with customer facing code. You work well with others.

The job: You will help StudyBlue implement and develop its applications for the web, social media and customer service.

Skills & Requirements


Implementing and supporting the client-side code needs of StudyBlue’s web platforms.

Web application development.

Social media application development.

Customer service and administration application development.

Working closely with StudyBlue’s UX designers and server-side developers.

Must have.

3+ years professional development with one or more Objected Oriented Languages: Java (preferred), C++, object oriented PHP, Ruby.

Proficiency with HTML, JavaScript and AJAX.

Strong knowledge of CSS.

Experience with Git.

Appreciation for test-driven development.

Nice to have.

Google Web Toolkit programming experience. Big plus!

Working knowledge of Spring (or other IOC Framework).

Understanding of Spring Web MVC framework.

Experience with different data-stores including PostgreSQL, MongoDB, and ElasticSearch.

Compensation and benefits.

Salary Range: $70K - $105K

The best equipment available.

No vacation policy.

Free iPad 3 when you start.

Zappos-inspired $1000-to-quit policy.

Health & dental insurance coverage.

Employee stock option plan.

Based out of San Francisco or Madison, WI

We do not offer H-1, H-1B Visas at this time.

About StudyBlue

We are StudyBlue. A well funded, fast-growing, and exciting educational startup with over 2.5 million users and counting. We're the people who you see other people tweeting about. We work hard, but we treat our hard workers very well. We offer the unique opportunity to have fun and work on amazing projects while reshaping the world of education.