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Senior Full Stack Engineer

Independent Journal Review (IJR) is a social-first, mobile-first news company serving millions of Americans each day with breaking news, op-eds, and viral content. We’re dedicated to reporting political and cultural news in an objective, fair, and entertaining way to a large and engaged independent-minded audience. In less than three years, we’ve grown to be a Top 50 website in the United States with more than 35 million unique visitors each month, and a Top 10 mobile site as well.


Here’s the type of person we’re looking for:

We're looking for an amazing Senior Full-Stack Engineer who has real-world expertise in React, MySQL, AWS, Elasticsearch, Mocha/Enzyme/Jasmine/Ava (or other testing frameworks), and related cutting-edge web stack technologies. The candidate should have experience building complex web applications from backend to frontend, database to CSS. Additionally, he or she should be able to work quickly (in a continuous deployment environment), be comfortable as part of a very small team, and be self-motivated to hunt bugs, improve performance, and fix corner-case errors.



Brand new, fully-tested codebase

Competitive compensation

Cell phone and Macbook Pro setup

Fast-paced environment with no bureaucracy

100% company covered Medical, Dental, and Vision

3% employer contribution to 401k

Parking or Metro stipend of your choice

Lunch carried in every Friday

Office dogs

...and much more!


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