Branded Entertainment Network
You will join a close-knit, fully cross-functional team that operates independently and makes product releases daily. We'd ideally like to find someone experienced with React at the mid to senior stage for this role.
What will you be doing?
Design, build, implement, and support features for our product integration platform.
Continuously modernize our codebase.
Writing and backfilling tests.
Giving and receiving code reviews.
Own features and various parts of our applications.
Take part in the planning and decision process.
Make our platform even better.
You should apply if you:
Have five years' experience of working with React or a similar front end framework.
Can find a good balance between development speed and code quality.
Are a team player.
Like working remotely.
Have a passion for best practices in design and code and a desire to develop innovative ideas.
Most importantly, an inquisitive mind, someone who cares, wants to learn, delivers value to users, and has success as a team.
Nice to have
Have a record of accomplishment in taking features from inception through to delivery and supporting them once live.
Experience with GraphQL.
Experience with Cypress.
Experience with the entertainment industry (TV, film, music videos), social media (YouTube, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok etc.), or gaming.
Experience with Product Placement, Influencer campaigns, Performance Marketing or Paid Media.
Our current stack
Most of our codebase uses ES6, and we’re in the process of moving to TypeScript.
React, HAPI, and GraphQL (Apollo).
Cypress for E2E testing.
ElasticSearch, PostgreSQL, Redis.
Who are we?
Branded Entertainment Network (BEN) connects global brands to consumers through the power of popular entertainment, from the world-leading product integration platform, the worldwide leader for rights clearances and representation (Greenlight), and TubeBuddy, the most popular tool for YouTube creators.
Our team is global, with offices in Los Angeles (headquarters), New York, San Diego, London, Shanghai, and Provo. BEN is a privately held company owned by Bill Gates.
At BEN, we recognize that our employees are the key to the company's success and work hard to maintain our incredible company culture. While BEN is a well-established organization and a recognized industry leader with a rich history of integration and licensing success stories, we have not abandoned our start-up mentality. We continually evolve branding strategies through artificial intelligence and predictive modelling to meet the unique needs of our clients. To that end, we are a results-oriented, client-centric, and highly creative organization which offers candidates the opportunity to learn from the best and the brightest in this dynamic industry.
What to expect next
If we move forward, we will send some questions your way.
Interview with our team leads: we will cover some basics then focus on your past work and its relation to what you will be doing at BEN.
Take-home test: this will be a simple challenge that should not take you more than a couple of hours.
Interview with our Director of Software Engineering: we will talk more about you and how we do things at BEN.
Interview with our SVP of Technology: this will be our final interview, and it will give you a chance to learn more about the company.
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