Apartment Therapy Media helps people live happily and healthily in their homes. Since Maxwell Ryan founded Apartment Therapy in 2004, it has become an award-winning authority of design inspiration and real-life home solutions while Kitchn has earned its place as the go-to resource for home cooks looking to plan and prep better meals for their families. Together, the two sites reach over 650 million people every month across all platforms and have more than 100 people working in both our sunny NYC office and around the US
Apartment Therapy Media is looking for an awesome Senior Engineer to join our Platforms Team. This full-stack software engineer will have a passion for experimentation and discovery and will help evolve the next generation of our publishing and distribution platforms with an eye toward usability, scalability and maintainability. You might be located in NYC or might join our highly distributed team from wherever you reside. You have the experience of building numerous products and are seeking to take the next step on your path to technical leadership.
You are passionate about coding and constantly improving the team's ability to deliver high quality products to a growing and passionate customer base. You are motivated by the challenge to create scalable, resilient, high-performance software that results in product experiences second to none. You are an excellent communicator with the ability to describe technical direction to non-technical colleagues as well as a team of technically savvy developers.
You encourage and welcome open communication and enjoy providing technical mentorship to a team of software developers. With plenty of support, you're comfortable proposing high-level code decisions with solid reasoning to back them up. You've shipped a variety of projects into a production environment and have a deep understanding of how modern web applications live in the wild.
This job description identifies the major responsibilities of this position. Employees may be required to perform other duties as assigned, to assist with executing the company's business model, promoting the company's culture, mission and values.
Who We Are
Founded in 2001 and developed into a media company in 2005, Apartment Therapy Media helps people make their homes more organized, healthy and beautiful by connecting them to a wealth of resources, ideas and community through its brands, Apartment Therapy and Kitchn.
Apartment Therapy is the leading independent home site, designed to inspire anyone to live a happy life at home. Launched by interior designer Maxwell Ryan (nicknamed "the apartment therapist") as a weekly newsletter for clients, Apartment Therapy grew to become a top source for design inspiration, real-life solutions and an inside look at how people live. Apartment Therapy is a Webby-award winning brand attracting a monthly global audience of 15 MM with content spanning across house tours, home projects, organizing & cleaning, real estate, wellness and home buying.
Helmed by award-winning Editor in Chief Faith Durand, Kitchn is created by a nationally distributed staff of home cooks, reaching a mass audience with a personal voice. Covering the 360-degree food cycle, Kitchn guides women as they plan, shop and cook to support busy, fulfilling lives. Kitchn lives across multiple platforms, reaching a monthly global audience of 25MM.