The Chinese Media Group Newsroom Digital is seeking a highly motivated and user focused Full-Stack Web Developer who enjoys developing websites and digital experiences. The modern developer will work alongside journalists, editors, graphic and web designers to create optimal online experiences for digital projects, interactive content and online marketing campaigns.
Translate mockups, requirements and graphic designs into efficient front-end frameworks.
Design, develop, and maintain backend models / APIs to support front-end interfaces
Suggest improvements by designing and implementing new systems
Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities
Continually improve code quality, performance and reliability.
Work comfortably with source version control software and package managers, and build-tools like Git Version Control.
Provide thorough testing of website properties and applications through aggressive problem diagnosis.
Stay up-to-date on emerging web technologies and promote usability best practices.
Possess at least Diploma in Computer Science or related area.
Bilingual in English and Mandarin in view of the development to interface on Chinese Digital Platform
At least 3 years experience in front-end and back-end web development and programming.
Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem solving skills with an eye for UI and flair for usability.
High coding standards, development experience, creative problem solving abilities and communication skills are essential to the role.
Programming languages and libraries like ReactJS, Angular, Ruby, PHP, Python
A detail-oriented and ability to create stable and scalable systems with an inquisitive and investigative mentality. Knowledge of security concerns and best practices
Experience with databases and API
Understands web trends, including social media integration and the impact of the growth of mobile/tablet browsing
Adequate knowledge of relational database systems, Object Oriented Programming and web application development
Ability to work independently and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques.
Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia's leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.
SPH's core business is publishing of newspapers, magazines and books in both print and digital editions. It also owns other digital products, online classifieds, radio stations and outdoor media.
On the property front, SPH owns 70% in a real estate investment trust called SPH REIT which comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road, The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall and The Rail Mall, a stretch of shopping and dining outlets along Upper Bukit Timah Road. SPH REIT also holds 85% equity stake in Figtree Grove, a freehold sub-regional shopping centre in Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia. SPH owns and operates The Seletar Mall and is developing a new commercial cum residential site, The Woodleigh Residences and The Woodleigh Mall. It also owns a portfolio of Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) in the United Kingdom.
It is in the aged care sector and owns Orange Valley, Singapore's largest private nursing home operator.
SPH runs a regional events arm and a chain of Buzz retail outlets. It also invested in the education business.
For more information, please visit www.sph.com.sg.