Senior Web Developer

Senior Web Developer

Do you want your code to be used by millions of people every day?

Did that get your attention? Great, then this could be the role for you. We are looking for TWO talented and enthusiastic web developers with strong coding skills and a passion for technology to join our dynamic team.

We’re Plentyoffish Media, the world leader in online dating with over 80 million members and growing. Come join our team of driven and clever professionals and become a part of a recognized and cutting-edge company.

So, what will you do?

• Work closely with development, product, and design to build responsive user experiences for our millions of users.
• Ensure applications are maintained with optimal performance and scalability.
• Work within our small development team, be part of the full product cycle, making decisions and building software that changes the way millions of people connect.
• Work in our highly collaborative environment, share your expertise and facilitate constant learning.
• Optimize your work as it will be loaded billions of times per month.

What does our ideal candidate look like?

• 5+ years of front-end web development using HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
• 2+ years of ASP.NET WebForms, MVC, WebApi.
• Familiarity with the latest HTML5, CSS3, and ES6 developments.
• Experience with structured CSS techniques (SMACSS, BEM), CSS extensions (LESS, SASS) and CSS frameworks like Bootstrap and Foundation.
• Knowledgeable about the various JavaScript frameworks such as jQuery and Angular.js.
• Obsessive about semantic markup, separation of data and presentation, and SOLID programming skills.
• Solid written and verbal communication skills. You're not afraid to speak up and share your ideas.
• Experience in the social networking, dating, or other subscription-based business is a plus.

Bonus Points:

• You're a user of POF. Maybe you've even met your significant other on POF.
• Experience in the social networking, dating, or other subscription-based business.
• You sometimes dream about shims, polyfills, and mixins.
• You are a polyglot developer, with active interest in more than one platform (e.g. Node.js, RoR, etc).

What's it like to work at POF?

• We have a fun and casual culture.
• Our Christmas party is legendary.
• Our office is stocked with snacks and beverages.
• Great downtown location with easy access to transit.
• Awesome state-of-the-art office with fantastic views.

Date Posted:
Jun 19, 2014 11:59 AM PDT
PlentyOfFish (

PlentyOfFish (
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

PlentyOfFish is the world’s largest online dating site, with over 80 million registered users. Beginning as a small start-up out of CEO and founder Markus Frind’s apartment in 2003, it soon revolutionized the online dating industry as the first free site. Since its inception, PlentyOfFish has offered the first and most advanced matching system in the industry and a series of personalized relationship tests for... more