• 21st Century Fox
  • $76,310.00 -120,330.00/year*
  • Greenwich , CT
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time

We are a collection of enduring brands and iconic, unforgettable characters. We create content for audiences big and small, reaching billions of people every day. Most of all, we are many individuals, each uniquely talented, each a critical piece to our puzzle, who collectively become a power. Desire to thrill and engage? Join us as we engage and inspire. JOB DESCRIPTION Blue Sky Studios is developing Portal, our next generation web interface for viewing and managing production media and assets. The Software Engineer (Front End Web Development) will design and implement web-based tools that manage and visualize the data used in the creation of animated feature films. The Software Engineer (Front End Web Development) will join the Media Tools team inside Blue Sky's Research and Engineering group. The Media Tools team is responsible for creating modern and intuitive interfaces that enable artists and studio leadership to view and interact with production media and assets. We are looking for candidates who are eager to keep up with the latest in software development tools, techniques, and have a desire to develop a cutting edge animation production pipeline. Help us build intuitive interfaces that will delight our artists and studio leadership. Essential Functions/Responsibilities: An ideal Front Engineer would have a minimum of 4+ years of experience building highly scalable and responsive UIs for the web and mobile devices Minimum of 4+ years experience developing applications in HTML, JavaScript, CSS and general web 2.0 technologies Experience writing modular/reusable code using React Experience with Typescript and SCSS a plus Experience working with design and understanding of different frameworks Great interpersonal communication skills Work closely with the Research and Engineering group to ensure successful software deployment Continually review the production pipeline and provide web-based solutions to increase overall efficiency Qualifications: Education and/or Experience Required: B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent. Skills, Abilities, Special Licenses or Certificate Proficiency in React, NodeJS, Javascript, Python Solid understanding of Object Oriented Programming concepts Open source contribution is a plus Ability to establish priorities, work independently or within a group, and work with minimal supervision Exceptional communication skills in dealing with both technical and artistic groups Experience with database systems such as Cassandra and ElasticSearch a plus We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law. *Current Employees and Freelancers/Contractors: Do not create an account or apply from the 21CFCareers site. You must apply via the Career application on the internal Workday portal (link below) using your username and password. Note: Current freelancers/contractors must also apply on the internal Workday portal with your username and password. We use first- and third-party cookies to improve our services, personalize your advertising and remember your website preferences. If you continue to browse, you accept the use of cookies on our site. For more information (e.g., How to disable cookies), please see our cookie policy.
Associated topics: css, css3, frontend, javascript, js, html, html5, web application, web application programmer, web developer

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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