Keeping pace with advancing technologies and changing customer needs, The Washington Post is a new media leader and provider of news content in the United States and around the world. Our mission is to provide quality news content that is engaging, tells a story and generates conversation. We do this by integrating cutting edge social networks like Facebook and Twitter on a variety of delivery platforms including browser clients, mobile devices ( iPad / iPhone / Android )
The Washington Post is seeking a creative and driven developer to join the new API platform team. The person should have strong design and programming skills, excellent problem solving skills and appreciation for the scope and impact of their highly visible and cutting-edge work. In addition, the candidate should be familiar with leading APIs as well as best practices for API design (REST, caching, OAuth and authentication, hypermedia, etc...).
This candidate is expected to spend 80% of their time on hands-on development and the remainder on architecture/design/technical documentation. Our work is challenging and rewarding. Our success is measured through the millions of customer’s we serve each day.
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