Intermediate/Senior Developer

Development Operations Full TimeVictoria, BC

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About STN


SendtoNews is the 24th fastest growing tech company in North America, has been recognized as an industry leader in artificial intelligence and is the top ranked digital sports video platform in the US and Canada. The STN tech platform is used by 70+ leagues like MLB, NFL, NBA and PGA Tour, top tier news organizations like USA Today, LA Times, Chicago Tribune and brands like BMW, Google and Best Buy.


What does a Developer position at STN mean for you? Gourmet doughnuts on Friday, team lunch on Tuesday, free Nespresso all day every day, and heated PC vs Console debates that required more than one HR meeting last year. More than that SendtoNews offers you growth, opportunity and the ability to work with a team on the forefront of digital video technology.


Description and Job Requirements

STN is looking for a highly motivated and skilled JavaScript and PHP developer to join our product development team. Working with senior development and DevOps, you will help build and maintain STN’s video platform. You will be working on key components of our proprietary video delivery, management and intelligence systems. These systems include STN’s video player, advertising technology (with built in support for SpotX, Google Ad Manager, Google IMA, AdX and others), artificial intelligence that matches video content to publisher articles, and STN’s end-to-end (from encoding to delivery) video management system.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the code development, code review, product testing and product release process
  • Analyze functional requirements to design and develop innovative solutions to meet client and internal stakeholder needs
  • Participate as a full-time member of an Agile development team
  • Provide accurate estimates and status updates for assigned tasks
  • Document code changes in a clear and concise manner


Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related technical discipline (or equivalent experience)
  • 3+ years of experience in object-oriented server-side programming environments such as PHP, Python, or Java.
  • Demonstrable experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP and MySQL
  • Familiarity with Model View Controller frameworks
  • Experienced with source code management systems
  • Comfortable and proficient working in Amazon Web Services
  • UI design skills a plus
  • Experience with video player technology (i.e. JWPlayer, VideoJS, FlowPlayer) a plus.
  • Knowledge of popular Content Management Systems (WordPress, MODX, etc.) a plus
  • Experience with Google Ad Manager is a plus

Your compensation will be commensurate with your skills and experience. SendtoNews offers a competitive benefits package.