Let's turn the media world on its head!
OVALmedia is an international and engaged team of journalists, filmmakers and authors dedicated to bringing independent, topical, non-biased media coverage to the wider public. With many years of experience in documentary film production and external offices in France, Italy and Hong Kong, we are able to cover the complete process from inception through to distribution, allowing high levels of creative freedom. We are rapidly expanding and to support this growth we require the immediate assistance of a Fullstack Web Developer with an interest in independent media and innovative projects and a passion for new technologies.
Do you value free thought and free speech as well as neutral, ethical, investigative journalism ? Media, who’s ultimate goal is an informed public and a true democratic society?
Then you’re the one we’re looking for!
What you'll do
-Develop public-facing Websites & Applications
Work alongside a team of Designers and Project Managers
-Support, maintain and upgrade existing web applications
Your Skills & Experience
-FRONT-END | 3 to 4 years experience
Understand cross-browser compatibility issues and work-arounds
-BACK-END | 4 to 5 years experience
Experience in PHP, Python, Node.js, MySQL and code versioning tools (Git, Mercurial, SVN)
Experience with Linux OS, CentOS, Ubuntu or others
Experience with AWS, S3, ECS, GCP, IAM, Certificate
-Degree in Information or Computer Technology, Computer Science, Statistics or relevant field.
-7+ years of relevant professional experience
-A strong portfolio of work
-You love what we stand for, are passionate about our purpose and where we want to go
-Fast learner with a keen interest in new technologies and video hosting platforms
-A desire to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
-Strong collaboration and communication skills
-Able to prioritize and handle several responsibilities at once
-Excellent knowledge and genuine interest in web development, scripting, programming, multimedia design and content management
-Detail-oriented, organised, motivated initiator and able to handle several responsibilities at once
-Strong creative abilities in both visual design and problem-solving
-A critical, free thinker who is curious about the world, believes in free and independent media and who can help us make that a reality
-Above all, you care! You are results-oriented and want to have an impact.
What We Offer
Fast growing company, offering many opportunities for growth on personal and professional levels
Global company with offices in Berlin, Cologne, Paris, Rome, Hong Kong and Tokyo
Diverse, multicultural professional environment with colleagues from every corner of the world and a strong sense of community
Exciting and Innovative Projects
A competitive salary in accordance with the Berlin market
If this sounds like an unmissable opportunity, please send a letter of motivation along with your resume/CV, plus portfolio to :firstname.lastname@example.org
[Subject: Web Developer]
We want to hear who you are and what drives you.
We really do value each individual application. However, due to a large volume of applicants we may not be able to answer everyone personally. Thank you in advance for your understanding.