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Job Posting — Mar 22, 2018

Technical Lead (JavaScript) 

Full-time at The Tab
in London

About us!

The tab are a global media startup publishing news and entertainment for people in their late teens and twenties. We publish the tab, a news network covering student and youth culture, and babe, a site “for girls who don’t give a fuck”. These editorial brands have a monthly cross-platform audience of 50 million people.

Check us out here: https://thetab.Com/ and babe.Net

Tab media is a global media startup publishing news and entertainment for people in their late teens and twenties. We publish the tab, a news network covering student and youth culture, and babe, a site “for girls who don’t give a fuck”. These editorial brands have a monthly cross-platform audience of 50 million people.

Founded at Cambridge University in 2009, the company has raised a total of £7 million in funding from investors such as Balderton capital and news corp. We employ a total of 43 people working in editorial, commercial, technology and operations roles at our offices in London and Brooklyn.

This is an opportunity to join a fast-growing and innovative media startup, and gain experience in a global business. You will help the company build influential media brands which are loved, feared and imitated.

About the role!

In this role, you will lead and define technology at tab media. You will manage a team of two: a senior WordPress developer who oversees a large WordPress multi-site, and a designer/front-end developer who spends the majority of his time on client campaigns.

You will be hands-on with the development of our applications and microservices written in javascript. As technical lead, you will oversee major redesigns of our hugely popular editorial brands the tab and babe and maintain and improve our internal cms and story editor written with react, redux, and node. You will set the roadmap for new innovations, including a paid membership scheme, new commercial products, and possible new mobile apps.

This role is perfect for an ambitious, versatile developer who wants to take greater management responsibility while continuing to write code. You should apply if you want a leadership position in a fast-growing startup and ultimately to build a team and become cto.

As our technical lead you will be responsible for the following:

● The company’s technical stack, including node microservices and a react and node cms

● Managing a senior Wordpress developer and a designer/front-end developer

● Setting the tech roadmap and ensuring delivery using an agile approach

● Working on the frontend and back-end javascript (react, node) applications across our stack

● Implementing designs using the best technology for the job: plain html and css or the latest javascript frameworks

● Ensuring high standards of code quality across the team

● Working with the ceo and other senior managers to define tech strategy and roadmap

● Communicating with other areas of the business on developments and priorities.

As our technical lead you will have experience with:

● Modern javascript (es6+)

● Building web applications with React and Node

● CSS

● Working with build tools, including webpack

● Setting up and maintaining infrastructure on aws

Benefits

● High level of autonomy

● Awesome team to work with

● 25 days of paid vacation

● Competitive salary and equity option to the right candidate

● Pension

● Breakfast provided

Apply 

To apply, email Conor Cussell (conor@thetab.com) your CV and links to:

Your Github profile or any repos you are proud of

Websites or applications you are particularly proud of

http://tabmedia.co/post/170939147744/technical-lead-javascript-at-tab-media-london

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