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Jobs:
Except where otherwise specified, for all the positions below, please send a resume/CV and letter of interest to jobs [AT] huffingtonpost.com.


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Job: Global Head of Corporate Communications

As a member of the senior management team, the Global Head of Corporate Communications will develop and lead all communications and public relations strategies and activities. This includes all public company communications; national and international consumer, trade and digital media; as well as overall implementation of communications plans, initiatives and programs that help advance the company's business and reputation. A highly visible leadership role reporting directly to Arianna Huffington, the Global Head of Corporate Communications will lead a Communications team, providing creativity and innovative thinking to the opportunities and challenges at The Huffington Post. This position is based in NYC.
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Job: HuffPost Community Apprentice Program

The Huffington Post is seeking individuals who are passionate about growing audiences around news for an intensive 6-month, full-time apprentice program with our community team. This is a unique opportunity to get hands-on experience for individuals looking for a career in community and social media and an interest in journalism, pushing the limits of what is known in engagement at scale. This apprentice program helps to develop your skills through a rotation of assignments working with a variety of editors in community engagement, social media, moderation, breaking news and more. We have 2 positions open and look for applicants who have drive, passion and skills, but we don't expect you to have much experience. This is a paid position in NYC.
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Job: Social Community Editor, Entertainment & Celebrity

The Huffington Post is looking for a Social Community Editor to encourage community growth both on our social and commenting platforms of our Entertainment and Celebrity verticals. We're looking for an experienced editor with a thirst for engagement in these communities, and who knows how to maintain ongoing communications with a news-consuming audience. This person will be a go-to for social promotion of content created by these verticals, as well someone who aims to help editors leverage social tools to create content. Experience working with developers and designers is a plus.
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OPEN POSITION: CMS Developer

Location: New York City or Remote

The focus of the position would be on development of the core HuffPost CMS, which powers huffingtonpost.com and several other sites, displaying your work to millions of viewers daily. Our Edit and Tech teams share a collaborative process, which means that as a HuffPost engineer, you'll have a big influence on the final product.

Title : PHP/PERL/MySQL/LAMP Developer for High Traffic Site

We are looking for:
- Experienced in PHP, PERL, MySQL, HTML, CSS, Javascript, JQuery
- Strong experience maintaining and extending large-scale Content Management Systems for Websites
- Must be comfortable using a Unix shell
- Good knowledge of manual HTML coding
- Experience in object oriented programming and SQL database design
- Experience working with third-party APIs or making mash-ups
- Experience updating advertising calls
- Production issue resolution (bugs - js/css/jquery)
- Must have the ability to convert website layouts in PSD to HTML
- Create html templates and corresponding css based on pdf files
- Site optimization - finding ways to optimize existing sites (js/css)
- Experience working in a team and developing projects using an OOP approach
- Must enjoy writing beautiful code
Skills Required:
- PHP
- PERL
- MySQL
- Javascript/AJAX
- DHTML/CSS
- Positive "can do" attitude; willingness to give it a try
- Able to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment, while meeting deadlines
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to think out of the box and with minimal structure
- Ability to work collaboratively with local and remote colleagues
- Detail Oriented
- Team Player

To apply, send a resume to developer AT huffingtonpost.com. Include "CMS Developer" in the subject line.


OPEN POSITION: LINUX SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR, HUFFINGTON POST MEDIA GROUP

Location: New York City

We are seeking a talented system administrator to work on our team managing our web hosting infrastructure. You will be tasked with managing our entire hosting infrastructure across development and production environments. Ideal candidates will have a can-do attitude, passion for technology, and a penchant for security and expert-level system administration skills. You will be working with a small, dynamic and smart team that works hard and has a lot of fun.
Required Skills
Enterprise level Linux expert with experience in load-balanced web servers. We use CentOS here.
Web services, caching and load balancing expertise. Apache, memcache, nginx, varnish, Akamai, Redis.
Amazon EC2, S3 and most especially RightScale experience is a plus.
Git/Subversion.
Network & System Security. Enterprise level network/system security experience is a definite plus.
Automation Experience. We believe in automating tasks to make our work easier, and we'll want you to play a key role in helping us do that.
Written and verbal communication skills are very important in this environment.
Experience running and participating in projects with distributed teams.

The ideal candidate is someone that goes far beyond task work: you should be able to discover what needs to be done, figure out how to do it and get it done.
A strong plus includes Web development experience. You don't necessarily need to be able to hack HTML, PHP & Javascript to do this job, but if you do, so much the better.

This is a mid-level position; we're looking for somebody who has at least 4+ years of Linux system administration experience with high volume web sites. We are technologists and generalists here, and we look for more of the same, so a Computer Science educational background is a definite plus.
Apply here:

https://sjobs.brassring.com/1033/asp/tg/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=25237&siteid=36&areq=122728BR&


OPEN POSITION: PROJECT MANAGER, HUFFINGTON POST MEDIA GROUP

Location: New York City


Responsibilities

The focus of the position would be on managing the international team of developers who works on the huffingtonpost.com and their roadmap.

Oversee multiple, concurrent web projects and facilitate all phases of project development including planning, creative development, production/implementation, testing and launch.
Work closely with project business, technical leads, designers on developing road maps and on managing requirements and their priorities
Mange shifting and competing priorities including issue resolution involving senior management
Develop and manage project timelines and project plans
Risk identification and management
Comfortable in a high-paced, shifting environment; ability to work with little structure; flexibility with juggling divergent tasks
Lead project planning and requirement grooming for team insuring requirements were clear enough enabling clear technical task breakdown, creating task plans.
Identify and mitigate project issues and risks
Regularly communicate status of projects and issues to the team
Work with distributed cross-functional teams across the globe
Play an active role in re-evaluating current processes and recommend and implement improvements
Solid experience in oral and written communication with a diversity of stakeholders, including senior management, business and sysadmin, users and developers.
Requirements

5+ years of experience managing web related projects
Experience managing project specs, roadmaps and developer & designer work pipelines
Experience working with business, technical, and design leads
Experience with CMS a plus

Apply here:

https://sjobs.brassring.com/1033/asp/tg/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=25237&siteid=36&areq=122741BR&

OPEN POSITION: TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER, HUFFINGTON POST MEDIA GROUP

Location: New York City

Responsibilities

The focus of the position will be to manage development of the CMS.

Oversee multiple, concurrent web projects and facilitate all phases of project development including planning, creative development, production/implementation, testing and launch.
Work closely with project business, technical leads, designers on developing road maps and on managing requirements and their priorities
Mange shifting and competing priorities including issue resolution involving senior management
Develop and manage project timelines and project plans
Risk identification and management
Comfortable in a high-paced, shifting environment; ability to work with little structure; flexibility with juggling divergent tasks
Lead project planning and requirement grooming for team insuring requirements were clear enough enabling clear technical task breakdown, creating task plans.
Identify and mitigate project issues and risks
Regularly communicate status of projects and issues to the team
Work with distributed cross-functional teams across the globe
Play an active role in re-evaluating current processes and recommend and implement improvements
Solid experience in oral and written communication with a diversity of stakeholders, including senior management, business and sysadmin, users and developers.
Requirements

5+ years of experience managing web related projects
Experience managing technical requirements, roadmaps and developer work pipelines
Prior experience managing developers
Experience working with business, technical, and design leads
Familiarity with a programming language a plus
Experience with CMS a plus

Apply here:

https://sjobs.brassring.com/1033/asp/tg/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=25237&siteid=36&areq=122740BR&

OPEN POSITION: SOFTWARE ENGINEER, HUFFINGTON POST MEDIA GROUP

We are looking for a Software Engineer to work on special projects at Huffington Post. This full time position will be located in our NYC office, but if you're a true animal, we have some remote openings possible. Day to day responsibilities include, but not limited to: integrations with Facebook, Twitter, Google, Foursquare and developing the Huffington Post social news network.

What We Are Looking For

Experienced in PHP, PERL, MySQL, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Jquery (Bonus points if you've built things in Ruby)
Experience working with Facebook, Twitter, Google etc. APIs or making mash-ups
Must be comfortable using a Unix shell
Good knowledge of manual HTML coding
Experience in object oriented programming and SQL database design
Production issue resolution (bugs - js/css/jquery)
Must have the ability to convert website layouts in PSD to HTML
Create html templates and corresponding css based on pdf files
Site optimization - finding ways to optimize existing sites (js/css)
Experience working in a team and developing projects using an OOP approach
Must enjoy writing beautiful code!
Qualifications
Technical skills:

PHP
PERL
MySQL
Javascript/AJAX
DHTML/CSS
Other important attributes:

Entrepreneurial, self starter, (great candidates will have startup experience or side projects they've initiated)
Able to multi-task and hit deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Excellent communication skills
Ability to think out of the box and with minimal structure
Ability to work collaboratively with local and remote colleagues
Detail Oriented
Team Player (Not a jerk)

Apply here:

https://sjobs.brassring.com/1033/asp/tg/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=25237&siteid=36&areq=122777BR&

OPEN POSITION: SOCIAL MEDIA DEVELOPER, HUFFINGTON POST MEDIA GROUP
Location: New York City or Remote
We are looking for a Social Media Developer to join our team at Huffington Post. This full time position will be located in our NYC office. Day to day responsibilities include, but not limited to: integrations with Facebook, Twitter, Google, Foursquare and developing the Huffington Post social news network.
What We Are Looking For
Experienced in PHP, PERL, MySQL, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Jquery
Strong experience maintaining and extending large-scale Content Management Systems for Websites
Experience working with Tumblr, Pinterest, Stumbleupon,Google+, Spotify, Instagram APIs or making mash-ups
Must be comfortable using a Unix shell
Good knowledge of manual HTML coding
Experience in object oriented programming and SQL database design
Production issue resolution (bugs - js/css/jquery)
Must have the ability to convert website layouts in PSD to HTML
Create html templates and corresponding css based on pdf files
Site optimization - finding ways to optimize existing sites (js/css)
Experience working in a team and developing projects using an OOP approach
Must enjoy writing beautiful code!

Technical Skills Required:
PHP
PERL
MySQL
Javascript/AJAX
DHTML/CSS

Other important attributes:
Able to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment, while meeting deadlines
Excellent communication skills
Ability to think out of the box and with minimal structure
Ability to work collaboratively with local and remote colleagues
Detail Oriented
Team Player