Software Engineer - Supporting Cast @ Slate Magazine - Brooklyn, NY

Job Overview

14 days ago

Software Engineer - Supporting Cast

Slate Magazine - Brooklyn, NY

Supporting Cast seeks a passionate, creative developer with PHP experience to expand on Supporting Cast’s premium podcasting platform. As a key member of our team, you'll be helping independent podcasters, networks, and media companies improve their financial sustainability and better satisfy their listeners. You'll be joining a small development team and will be in a position to have a huge influence on our tech stack and our rapidly evolving product. Working here provides the dynamic excitement of a startup, and the stability and competitive compensation of an established employer.

We will consider candidates from any location, provided you can work U.S. East Coast hours—the role can be fully remote, or you may choose to work out of Slate's D.C. or Brooklyn offices.

*
About the Position*
**
Opportunities:

*
Learn a lot about the fast-growing podcast industry and the fast-growing membership-service space

  • Scale an application as we onboard clients with tens of thousands of members and evaluate new technologies
  • Build and maintain an API for clients
  • Build and maintain implementations for other websites, including but not limited to WordPress plug-ins and JS/iframe embeds

*
Requirements: *

  • 1–3 years’ professional experience with PHP and a framework such as Laravel
  • Familiar with programming fundamentals and industry best practices. A CS degree is a plus but not required.
  • Willingness to adapt and learn on the job

Our Current Tech Stack:

App: PHP/Laravel, Nginx, Varnish, Redis, PostgreSQL, Docker, Vue JS
DevOps: AWS, Fastly CDN
Key business vendors and partners: Stripe, Automattic (WordPress)
Key software vendors: Google Cloud Computing, AWS (SES/SNS/SMS)
Repo: GitHub
Project management: Agile-oriented. ZenHub, Google Docs, Slack

About Supporting Cast

Supporting Cast enables podcasters and audiobook publishers to launch podcast subscription programs and sell premium audio content that listeners can access through their podcast apps. Created by Slate following the success of Slate Plus, we now work with some of the largest podcasters, audiobook publishers, and companies in the world, like NPR, Procter & Gamble, and Malcolm Gladwell.

As an internal startup, our small team is very much part of Slate’s warm, inclusive, and unique business culture. Slate
has a history of successful internal startups, having previously spun off Social Code and Megaphone as successful independent companies.

Our organization is committed to excellence through diversity, which involves attracting talented people from diverse backgrounds and traditions. We encourage everyone to apply. If you require a reasonable accommodation during the application and selection process, please let us know. We will do what we can to meet your needs.

Slate is committed to excellence through diversity, which involves attracting talented people from diverse backgrounds and traditions. We encourage everyone to apply. If you require a reasonable accommodation during the application and selection process, please let us know. We will do what we can to meet your needs.

Slate, founded in 1996, is a daily online magazine and podcast network that helped invent the voice of the web. Our strong editorial voice and witty take on current events & culture have been recognized with numerous awards, including the National Magazine Award for General Excellence Online. Our podcast network, established in 2005, produces more than 20 podcasts, including Slow Burn, What Next, Decoder Ring and more.

_
Slate is an affiliate of Graham Holdings. Read the Graham Holdings Company California Worker Privacy Statement _here.

Job Type: Full-time

Similar Jobs

Software Engineer II, Infrastructure, Search

Google

New York, NY

We're looking for engineers who bring fresh ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking…

Sr. Software Development Engineer, Artemis

Amazon.com Services LLC

New York, NY

Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development lifecycle, including coding standards, code…

iOS Engineer, Messaging

Spotify

New York, NY

The Freemium R&D team oversees the entire user journey on Spotify and ensures we engage with people in innovative ways, every step of the way.

Program Manager III, Search, Software Engineering

Google

New York, NY

5 years of experience in program or project management. Understanding of the software development lifecycle. 5 years of experience managing cross-functional or…

Software Engineer (remote)

Thermo Fisher Scientific

New York, NY

5+ Years of experience in software development, information systems, or related field. 5+ Years of experience in software development, information systems, or…

Full Stack Engineer

Contently

New York, NY

Strong software engineering and architecture fundamentals. Contently employees receive the best perks out there – great benefits including a 401k plan to Friday…

Software Engineer, I

Zebra

Holtsville, NY

Knowledge of Git or similar version control software. Software Engineer I is responsible to Design, Develop, and Support software tools and utilities for…

Software Engineer, Vice President - Hybrid

MUFG

New York, NY

Knowledge and some experience in AWS Experience with major public cloud offerings and how to solution designs that are built around these technologies (AWS,…

Senior Full Stack Engineer

Contently

New York, NY

Contently employees receive the best perks out there – great benefits including equity, 401k plan to Friday lunches and a flexible time off.

Software Engineer III

Elsevier

Philadelphia, PA

Experience developing for the cloud (AWS/Azure) is desirable. Work closely with other development team members to understand moderately complex product…

Software Engineer III

RELX

Philadelphia, PA

Experience developing for the cloud (AWS/Azure) is desirable. Work closely with other development team members to understand moderately complex product…

Java Application Development Lead - 4385377

Accenture

Philadelphia, PA

Accenture Flex employees work in their local metro area onsite at the project, significantly reducing and/or eliminating the demands to travel.

Application Developer Web

OUTFRONT media

New York, NY

Reporting to the Manager, Application Development, the role of the application developer will be working alongside Project Managers, Testing teams, and our…

Technical Architect, DevOps – IT Transformation

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Manhattan, NY

Extensive experience working with git (or other version control systems) for collaborative code development and management.

Software Development Engineer, CMS

Audible

Newark, NJ

Knowledge of professional software development life cycle best practices, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, continuous…

Manager, Software Engineering Java Full Stack

KPMG

New York, NY

Minimum seven years of recent progressive experience developing software using Java. Experience building applications, services-oriented architecture and…

Senior Associate, Software Engineering Java Full Stack

KPMG

New York, NY

Minimum three years of recent relevant work experience with software engineering concepts and hands-on object-oriented programming including Java.

Senior Associate, Software Engineering Java Full Stack

KPMG

Philadelphia, PA

Minimum three years of recent relevant work experience with software engineering concepts and hands-on object-oriented programming including Java.

Senior Cloud Engineer - Azure

Fiserv, Inc.

Short Hills, NJ

Provide mentorship and guidance to junior engineers. Senior Azure-focused Cloud Systems Engineer, you will be a part of the Fiserv Technical Services migration…

Senior Associate, Software Engineering Java Full Stack

KPMG

Melville, NY

Minimum three years of recent relevant work experience with software engineering concepts and hands-on object-oriented programming including Java.

Technical Support Software Engineer

Sartorius

Bohemia, NY

Manage new software releases and system configuration details. 4+ years experience supporting software controlled automation equipment.

DevOps Engineering Lead

New York Life Insurance Co

Lebanon, NJ

Explore, assess, propose and implement new tools in the DevOps toolkit that helps standardize the Plan, Build, Deploy and Operate cycle of software development.

Manager, Software Engineering Java Full Stack

KPMG

Melville, NY

Minimum seven years of recent progressive experience developing software using Java. Experience building applications, services-oriented architecture and…

Manager, Software Engineering Java Full Stack

KPMG

Philadelphia, PA

Minimum seven years of recent progressive experience developing software using Java. Experience building applications, services-oriented architecture and…