Sr. Web Engineer & Lead | Sports Illustrated

Time Inc., New York, NY

One of the largest branded media companies in the world

Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME) is a leading content company that engages over 150 million consumers every month through our portfolio of premium brands across platforms. By combining our distinctive content with our proprietary data and people-based targeting, we offer highly differentiated end-to-end solutions to marketers across the multi-media landscape. Our influential brands include People, Time, Fortune, Sports Illustrated, InStyle, Real Simple and Southern Living, as well as more than 50 diverse titles in the United Kingdom. Time Inc. has been extending the power of our brands through various acquisitions and investments, including Viant, an advertising technology firm with a specialized people-based marketing platform, The Foundry, Time Inc.’s creative lab and content studio, and the People Entertainment Weekly Network (PEN). The company is also home to celebrated events, such as the Time 100, Fortune Most Powerful Women, People’s Sexiest Man Alive, Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year, the Essence Festival and the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen.




The Job:  Sr. Web Engineer & Lead | Sports Illustrated

Location: New York, NY - Full Time


As the Sr. Web Engineer & Lead, you will lead, architect and implement projects that take our products to the next level. You will lead teams of Engineers, while working closely with product managers, and designers to architect and build performant, quality, and intuitive systems and products for our users.



You can turn ideas into fast, sturdy code that will impress the business with its speed and your fellow engineers with its elegance. You can reproduce mockups with remarkable accuracy and make suggestions for improvements. Knowledge of emerging prototyping tools a plus.

You are an expert with HTML/CSS/JS and current frontend frameworks. You have a good instinct for user experience and can build features in a way that help users achieve their goals. You are comfortable using new tools and methods and can devise innovative solutions when the problem requires it. You are resourceful and can think on your feet in a fast-paced environment. You understand analytics and can translate numbers into good code. You understand the full stack and the importance of a scalable and performant architecture. You have experience using cloud based resources (AWS). Proven experience leading a team in the full software development lifecycle, creating and following best practices for coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build process, testing and release management. If you’re interested in joining us at SI, please send a resume and cover letter and tell us why you think you’d make a good member of this team.  Also, if you have a significant online presence somewhere, please tell us about it.



  • 10+ years web development experience for mobile first web development
  • Strong understanding of Web Technologies
  • Obsession for performance and scalability in all products.
  • Knowledge of leading architectural design patterns.
  • Clear communicator for both technical and non technical related details.
  • Conceptual thinker who pays attention to the important details.
  • Experience with Agile Development Methodology
  • Comfortable with test driven development
  • Fosters an inclusive work environment and encourages teamwork
  • Relevant skills including Drupal/PHP, Javascript, Node JS/Express, HTML, CSS, Database
  • Provides mentorship and advice to other members of the team.



About Time Inc.

Time Inc. is the trusted voice of the human story. Through our 100 news and culture brands, consumers & marketers can leverage the power of Time Inc.’s stories every day, every hour, on every platform, from every angle, at the best possible moment. 

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