The News Revenue Hub is a mission-driven 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to helping news outlets develop stronger business models. We provide a robust technology infrastructure specifically designed for journalism fundraising, along with customized strategies for audience and donor development.

We are looking for a qualified frontend developer with a passion for mission-driven work to join our team. You will be responsible for building the ‘client-side’ of our web applications. You should be able to translate our stakeholder needs into functional and appealing interactive applications. We expect you to be a tech-savvy professional, who is curious about new digital technologies and aspires to combine usability with visual design. Ultimately, you should be able to create a functional, accessible and attractive digital environment for us, ensuring great user experience. If you’re interested in creating a user-friendly environment by writing code, and advancing in your career, this job is for you. There will be opportunities to work on backend technology for those interested (Python, Flask, Docker, Heroku, AWS, GCP).

Projects may include

  • Develop public facing donation page templates
  • Develop public facing portals for administrators and users
  • Develop dashboards and other data visualizations
  • Manage, maintain, and incrementally improve existing public facing infrastructure

Responsibilities

  • Use markup languages like HTML to create user-friendly web pages
  • Maintain and improve website
  • Design mobile-based features
  • Collaborate with back-end developers and web designers to improve usability
  • Get feedback from, and build solutions for, users and customers
  • Write functional requirement documents and guides
  • Create quality mockups and prototypes
  • Help back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting
  • Ensure high quality graphic standards and brand consistency
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies

Skills

  • Proven work experience as a Front-end developer
  • Experience with templating languages like Django’s, Jinja2, etc.
  • Experience with modern JavaScript, CSS (Sass, SCSS) HTML including ES6
  • Experience with frontend frameworks (Vue.js preferred)
  • Experience with Node
  • Familiarity with browser testing and debugging
  • In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development and deployment)
  • Understanding of layout aesthetics
  • Solid understanding of Git
  • Knowledge of SEO principles
  • Experience with Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager helpful
  • Build systems (Webpack, Gulp, Babel, etc)
  • Mobile browser testing (e.g. BrowserStack)

Work Location:

Fully Remote

Visa Sponsorship Potentially Available: No: Not providing sponsorship for this job

This is a full time, salaried position with a comprehensive set of benefits including retirement matching, a generous vacation policy, and health care. The position is 100% remote but may require occasional travel.

Please apply at https://fundjournalism.org/2020/09/09/job-opening-front-end-developer/