JOBS

Our office is a casual place where good ideas and strong opinions are pretty much mandatory. We encourage everyone to brainstorm and share any and all new ideas with each other. There are no cultural walls: the engineering team collaborates with the marketing team who collaborates with the editorial team and so on. And we’re all obsessively tuned-in to pop culture, publishing, and technology. We’re located in Redwood City, CA. We offer competitive base salaries, health/dental/vision benefits, generous paid time off, and a world-class foosball league.

 

 

 

 

JOB OPENINGS

Senior Software Engineer (Python, Django, Javascript) – San Francisco Bay Area or remote (USA-only)

Details:

  • Build and maintain core features for our network of websites.
  • Ship your code quickly and get it in front of tens of millions of people.
  • Contribute to all aspects of project lifecycle design development testing and deployment.
  • Meet with stakeholders and contribute toward product decisions and iron out requirements.
  • Help build out new websites as we expand our content to new categories and audience.
  • Architect engineering solutions based on product requirements.
  • Integrate new tech with current stack and improve development process.
  • Help architect and develop the next generation of our platform which will leverage technologies like React.js, Redux, Webpack,

Requirements:

  • 2-5+ years web development experience.
  • Excellent Python and Javascript knowledge.
  • Exposure to Django in either a professional or personal setting.

Bonus:

  • MySQL, Redis, Celery,  CSS, Django REST Framework, Backbone.js, Google BigQuery experience are plusses.
  • Familiarity with unix and command line.
  • Experience with start-ups and iterative project cycles, experience working on large-scale projects with millions of users or databases with large amounts of content.
  • Flexibility working with small teams.

Special Perks:

  • Profit sharing. (Yes, we are profitable!)
  • Work from home Wednesdays.
  • Unlimited kitchen snacks and Monday Lunches
  • Open-ended/discretionary vacation policy

If you’d like to learn more, contact us at engineering.jobs@livingly.com.


Senior UX Designer – San Francisco Bay Area

Livingly Media is seeking a senior user experience designer responsible for conducting user research and translating insights into sitemaps, wireframes, dynamic mockups, and interactive prototypes. Using solid data, informed through testing, and in collaboration with product, analytics, engineering, and editorial teams, you will design the overall functionality of our product and iterate upon it to ensure an amazing user experience.

Details:

  • Define, direct, and execute all aspects of user experience design for Livingly Media.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with design leads integrated across the Livingly Media business.
  • Produce wireframes, mockups, and visual elements for new products and experiences across both desktop and mobile.
  • Implement and execute UI/UX experiments.
  • Conduct research on both interaction design trends as well as user-centric UX research.
  • Work as an integral member of the product development team.

Requirements:

  • 5 years UX and visual design experience with complex web applications, across both desktop and mobile, including significant experience working closely with front-end engineers. Experience conducting user research is also essential.
  • Expert knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, and expertise with tools like Zeplin, Craft/InVision, Framer, Flinto/Principle, or Sketch is highly preferable.
  • Understanding of software development and project management practices.
  • HTML and CSS proficiency.
  • Excellent communication skills and a highly collaborative working style.
  • Please include a link to your online portfolio to accompany your resume.

Desirable:

  • Web development experience in a personal or professional context is a big plus.
  • Experience with Javascript, front-end-frameworks, and/or Django is a big plus.
  • Experience presenting to executive stakeholders.

Special Perks:

  • Profit sharing. (Yes, we are profitable!)
  • Work from home Wednesdays.
  • A highly cohesive and fun team to build your career with.

If you’d like to learn more, contact us at design.jobs@livingly.com.


Finance and Accounting Manager

Details:

The Finance and Accounting Manager will perform technical research on complex accounting issues and provide accounting advice under US and European accounting principles. Responsibilities include accounting and reporting, budgeting and forecasting, and cash planning. As a wholly-owned subsidiary of a publicly-traded European entity, the Finance and Accounting Manager must ensure that our company maintains compliance and appropriate financial reporting with both U.S. and EU laws. You also will help prepare quarterly earnings releases and internal audits, and prepare P&L and Cash Flow statements, analysis and forecasting. 

Requirements:

BA/BS in Accounting, Finance or Business plus at least two years accounting and finance experience in an online or media environment and corporate accounting experience in both Europe and US.

If you’d like to learn more, contact us at job-application@livingly.com


Software Engineer

Details:

Build and maintain core features of Livingly Media’s network of websites having a large audience, tens of millions of people each month. Contribute to all aspects of project lifecycle design, development, testing and deployment. As a full stack engineer, you will work on user experience, analyze and design database and code backend services. May assume a leadership role as needed. 

Requirements:

MS in in Computer Science, Information Systems or Computer Engineering or related computing degree plus one year relevant experience and proven ability to deliver products using Object Oriented web-based systems that include MySQL, Redis, Javascript, CSS, Python, Django REST Framework, JQuery, Backbone.js, and Google BigQuery.

If you’d like to learn more, contact us at job-application@livingly.com