Full Stack Software Engineer

Job Description

Arc XP is a cloud-based digital experience platform that helps enterprise companies, retail brands and media and entertainment organizations create and distribute content, drive digital commerce, and deliver powerful multichannel experiences. A division of The Washington Post, Arc XP has powered the digital transformation of customers across the globe, currently serving over 2,400 sites in more than 25 countries that reach nearly 2 billion unique visitors monthly.

We are currently looking for software engineers who build JS based full-stack applications in a serverless AWS environment. You will work on Arc I/O, Arc's inbound and outbound feeds offering powering off site experiences across multiple platforms. In this role you will work with a small team of other developers building the I/O product and will collaborate closely with the PageBuilder Engine and Themes development teams as well as working with other Arc product teams to enable innovative news experiences for a variety of news, radio and broadcast companies worldwide.

  • Collaborate with team members in designing robust feeds experiences based in React.js and node.
  • Own responsibility for running applications using CI/CD practices such as automated builds, deployments and tests.
  • Setting up and reacting to production application monitoring.
  • Active participation in team agile activities such as story grooming, planning work backlog, work estimation, sprint planning, retros, demos, etc.
  • Sharing ideas and experiences as well as asking questions. In other words, working to remove ambiguity for both oneself and team members.
  • Eagerness to learn and help others evolve and grow their skill set. Sharing knowledge about new software languages, tools and applications.


Minimum Qualifications
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
  • 2+ years experience building highly-scalable customer facing applications.
  • 1+ years of experience working with React.js
  • Familiarity with continuous-integration tools and patterns.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with end-to-end testing frameworks.
  • Experience analyzing application and cloud environment performance.
  • Experience working with client development teams to realize solutions on top of existing platforms.
  • Experience building, deploying and supporting applications on AWS.

The Post strives to provide its readers with high-quality, trustworthy news and information while constantly innovating. That mission is best served by a diverse, multi-generational workforce with varied life experiences and perspectives. All cultures and backgrounds are welcomed.

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