Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation

The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation (also referred to as Fourth Estate) is an international, non-partisan, human rights, membership organization dedicated to an engaged and informed public, well equipped with quality information needed to make informed decisions by a strong free press.

Organized as a member owned, multi-stakeholder new generation cooperative. members of the Fourth Estate are both individuals and organizations representing all segments of society,, news producers as well as consumers.

The Fourth Estate's initiatives include: advocacy, publicity efforts, investments, and strategic litigation strategies. Its name references a segment of society that wields an indirect but significant influence on society even though it is not a formally recognized part of the political system.

Democratizing news for the public benefit.

 

Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation Wellington, FL, USA
Oct 22, 2018
Contract
The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation is an exciting news and journalism organization on a mission to democratizing news.  To help support our mission and programs we are looking for a RUBY engineer who would embrace the opportunity to take a leadership role with our fast growing organization. The position requires a professional who is adept at coming up with solutions when problems arise, bootstrapping solutions, is a fantastic communicator, is team-oriented, and understands how to work in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment. This is a long-term role with full time potential. Contract to start. Responsibilities: Design, develop, modify, and implement scale-able, robust applications Advise on any technical issues and drive resolutions/solutions Coordinate/lead code reviews while implementing high standards Manage changes to project scope, proactively identify issues, and develop alternative solutions Evaluate, research, recommend, and implement new technologies to ensure applications remain current Requirements: Significant experience in software development 3+ years of experience as a Full Stack Ruby Developer Strong experience in an Agile development environment Contributor to at least one Ruby Open Source project Hands on experience in JavaScript, jQuery, HTML, HTML5, CSS, AngularJS, Bootstrap Experience writing clean, efficient and well-engineered front-end code Knowledge in Mean Stack - Express.js, AngularJS (or Angular), and Node.js Experience in creating reusable, scalable code Experience in building web applications using modern frameworks like React or Angular Experience in integrating front-end code with back-end technologies and 3rd party  APIs Hands on experience in developing dynamic web applications based on REST APIs Good to have exposure to React Native (For M Mobile Apps), D3.js (Charts/Reports) Hands on experience in Responsive Web Development Experience working in cross-functional, highly collaborative Agile teams. News and journalism experience is a plus, but not required   NO AGENCIES!
Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation Washington, DC, USA
Oct 01, 2018
Contract
The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation is an exciting news and journalism organization on a mission to democratize the news for the public benefit.  To help support our mission and programs we are looking for a RUBY engineer who would embrace the opportunity to take a leadership role with our fast growing organization. The position requires a professional who is adept at coming up with solutions when out of scope challenges arise, bootstrapping solutions, is a fantastic communicator, is team-oriented, and understands how to work in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment. This is a long-term role with full time potential. Contract to start. Responsibilities:     Design, develop, modify, and implement scale-able, robust applications     Advise on any technical issues and drive resolutions/solutions     Coordinate/lead code reviews while implementing high standards     Manage changes to project scope, proactively identify issues, and develop alternative solutions     Evaluate, research, recommend, and implement new technologies to ensure applications remain current Requirements:     Significant experience in software development     3+ years of experience as a Full Stack Ruby Developer     Strong experience in an Agile development environment     Contributor to at least one Ruby Open Source project     Hands on experience in JavaScript, jQuery, HTML, HTML5, CSS, AngularJS, Bootstrap     Experience writing clean, efficient and well-engineered code     Knowledge in Mean Stack - Express.js, AngularJS (or Angular), and Node.js     Experience in creating reusable, scalable code     Experience in building web applications using modern frameworks like React or Angular     Experience in integrating front-end code with back-end technologies and 3rd party APIs     Hands on experience in developing dynamic web applications based on REST APIs     Ubuntu server admin experience     Good to have exposure to React Native (For M Mobile Apps), D3.js (Charts/Reports)     Hands on experience in Responsive Web Development     Experience working in cross-functional, highly collaborative Agile teams.     News and journalism experience is a plus, but not required NO AGENCIES!