This individual must be highly attentive to detail and thrive in a fast-paced, interrupt-driven team environment. They must be capable of switching gears and being flexible, and be at ease with using online tools and multiple browsers. Additionally, they must be able to effectively troubleshoot complex problems, and be able to work independently.
They must be able to prioritize and multitask while providing superb customer service. Dedication, enthusiasm and energy are required.
Ideal candidates possess a solid understanding of internet technologies, media experience and ad serving knowledge.
Proficiency with MS Office, especially Excel, preferred.
A software developer at McClatchy Interactive designs, implements, and maintains code for the company's proprietary content management system and other, supplemental applications and infrastructure that power the McClatchy Company's numerous Web sites.
Developers work closely with colleagues, the immediate multidisciplinary Agile team, the department head, product managers, and others to define deliverables, divide and conquer assignments, design solutions, and write code. Developers also work closely with technical writers to assure product documentation is complete and accurate.
The ideal candidate for the position is an expert in one or more of the following: Ruby on Rails; C++; Object-oriented PHP; MySQL; Apache. The ideal candidate has at least four-six years in Web development, and at least two years in an area of specialization.
Special Skills/Licenses/Certifications: Required
Special Skills/Licenses/Certifications: Desired
Bachelors degree in computer science or related field is required or equivalent combination of education and experience that provided the necessary background and skills to accomplish responsibilities. Ideal candidate is interested in working in technical support and software management, specifically in the mobile domain. Dependable, professional demeanor, and strong communication skills are required.