Haystack News

Front-end Engineer in Haystack News


    Remote | Semi Senior | Full time | Programming

Salary: $3500 - 5000 USD/month

Relocation offered

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Haystack News is the leading local & world news service on Connected TVs reaching millions of users! This is a unique opportunity to work at Haystack News, one of the fastest-growing TV startups in the world. We are already preloaded on 37% of all TVs shipped in the US!
Be part of a Silicon Valley startup and work directly with the founding team. Jumpstart your career by working with Stanford & Carnegie Mellon alumni and faculty who have already been part of other successful startups in Silicon Valley.
You should join us if you're hungry to learn how Silicon Valley startups thrive, you like to ship quickly and often, love to solve challenging problems, and like working in small teams.
See Haystack's feature at this year's Google IO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-YawUi6qPck
We are passionate about creating amazing consumer experiences. We're a talented and experienced team that emphasizes giving everyone on the team a lot of ownership over what they are working on. We sweat every product detail. That includes making the backend and frontend extremely performant, picking and prioritizing the right videos for each user, and building a beautiful and easy-to-use interface.
As a Front-end Engineer, you'll be responsible for developing our web app and HTML-based Smart TV app on a variety of platforms (e.g. Samsung, LG, Sony, etc).

Job requirements

(IMPORTANT: Your job application has to be in English)
Minimum Requirements:
  • Strong written and spoken English is a must!
  • B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering with 3+ years of related professional work experience
  • Strong software engineering skills with expertise in Javascript, HTML, and CSS
  • Experience with DOM manipulation.
  • Experience with common javascript frameworks such as React, Vue, or Angular.
  • Experience with Node.js and Express is a plus!
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies
  • Strong communication skills (No Agencies Please)


Relocation offered If you are moving in from another country, Haystack News helps you with your relocation.
Fully remote You can work from anywhere in the world.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Computer repairs Haystack News covers some computer repair expenses.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.

Remote work policy

Fully remote

Candidates can reside anywhere in the world.

About Haystack News

Haystack News is one of the fastest-growing companies in the connected TV space. — Haystack News's full profile

Front-end Engineer
Haystack News •     Remote
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