Senior Software Engineer (Creators and Admins)


Poznan, PL
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 03/31/2021
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  • Company Address: 360 3rd St Ste 750, San Francisco, CA, 94107

About Fandom

Fandom is a global entertainment media brand powered by fan passion. The fan-trusted source in entertainment, Fandom provides a home to explore, contribute to, and celebrate the world of pop culture.

Job Description

Meet the Creators and Admins Team! 

The mission of the Creators and Admins Team is to provide tools to support the experience of users that organize communities and content on our platform. Our team looks for ways to redefine what it is to be a contributor and push the boundaries of our offerings. Content is the lifeblood of Fandom, it brings consumers to our sites. Creators create and edit the content, moderators defend against spam and vandalism, administrators organize efforts, and staff keep the wheels moving. Big or small, every contribution from these users is important as they have a meaningful impact on communities and our business goals.


As a Senior Software Engineer for our Creators and Admin Team, you will report to the Manager, Software Engineering. You have experience as a full-stack developer and can write code in JavaScript but also open to take a look at backend written in PHP/Java. You can provide well-structured, tested, maintainable and useful software.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Optimising apps for the best performance
  • Writing unit and integration tests
  • Taking part of end-to-end app design process (including product decisions, APIs and FE solutions)
  • Solving both technical and business challenges
  • Sharing knowledge with others
  • Giving feedback to your peers
  • Proposing new solutions, ideas, and approaches to both technical and business processes

You have…

  • Min. 4+ years of professional experience with JavaScript and modern frameworks (we use React)
  • Experience with developing large scale, highly-trafficked and dynamic websites
  • Understanding and appreciating the full stack of modern web applications from server's bare metal to the user's browser
  • Passion for delivering well-structured, tested, maintainable and useful software quickly
  • Willingness to seek and provide constructive feedback
  • Ability to work with distributed teams in different time zones
  • Good English skills
  • Business-oriented mindset

Bonus points if you... 

  • Have experience with other object-oriented languages such as PHP, Python or Java will be advantage
  • Contribute to open source projects
  • Are passionate about something outside of your job and like to geek out about


Benefits & Perks

  • Stock options
  • Flexible time off - flexible and generous
  • Family Assistance Programs
  • Employee Assistance Programs and Support
  • Wellness Programs
  • Loan-Assistance, money-management, pet insurance, and other discounts
  • Phone, Gym, and commuter programs
  • An international work environment with a startup culture
  • Open, energetic and fan-focused, international work environment
  • Miscellaneous perks such as, swag, etc.


About Fandom

Fandom is a global entertainment media brand powered by fan passion. Fandom has a global audience of almost 300 million monthly unique users and encompasses over 400,000 fan communities. We currently feature more than 55 million pages of content, inclusive of video. Our Fandom values are:

  • We serve a global community.
    Connection with our fans, creators, and partners is at our core, and it’s grounded by our active efforts of inclusion.
  • We build experiences.
    We imagine, improve, and deliver solutions.
  • We bring joy.
    We celebrate our fandoms, our teammates, and the work we do.


Learn More about Fandom


Fandom is an Equal Opportunity Employer

At Fandom, one of our core values is We Serve a Global Community. Connection with our fans, creators, and partners is at our core, and it's grounded by our active efforts of inclusion. As such, we're proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, mental or physical disability, political affiliation, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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