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TED Conferences LLC Senior Full Stack JavaScript Engineer in New York City, New York


TED stages conferences and produces video media that it brings to millions of people around the world, through and other platforms. As a Fullstack Engineer, you will be responsible for the frontend and backend systems that power our user-facing experiences that power a lasting archive of ideas. You will work directly with product managers and designers to take new features from conception to production.


  • Analyze and evolve system architecture of high volume website

  • Design tools and libraries to simplify and accelerate organization-wide development

  • Manage and monitor testing, performance, and code quality

  • Influence and guide the direction of our products and technology choices

  • Foster growth and support other engineers through constructive, collaborative code reviews

  • Clearly communicate technical constraints and opportunities with stakeholders

  • Willingness to contribute however possible to ensure overall effectiveness of position

  • Other duties and special projects as may be assigned from tim-to-time

  • Travel: Upon request / as needed


  • 5+ years of production Javascript/Typescript experience

  • 7+ years of overall software development experience

  • 3+ years of production Node.js experience

  • 3+ years working with a modern JS client side framework (React, Angular, etc.)

  • Strong familiarity with architecting distributed systems

  • Demonstrable knowledge of production GraphQL schema design and implementation

  • Deep knowledge of client side web performance

  • Experience a plus with Next.js, Apollo server, Ruby on Rails, GraphQL Federation, and DevOps technologies including Docker/AWS

  • Curious and knowledgeable about web technologies and frameworks

  • Able to refactor legacy projects in addition to greenfield development

  • Strong ownership of work with the ability to drive projects from inception through completion, balancing doing it right and doing it fast

  • Value cross-functional collaboration and a diverse workplace


    TED is a global community, welcoming people from every discipline and culture who seek a deeper understanding of the world. We believe passionately in the power of ideas to change attitudes, lives and, ultimately, the world. TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages. Everything we do is driven by this goal: How can we best spread great ideas?

    In addition to driving forward TED’s mission and joining our dynamic Digital Products team, we’re proud to provide strong employee benefits, including:

  • Full health benefits (medical, dental, vision) 100% paid by TED for employees

  • Work-life balance encouraged (TED closes for a 2-week summer break and 1-week winter break plus you're eligible for additional paid time off)

  • Free OneMedical and SpringHealth membership for you and your dependents to address physical and mental well-being

  • Paid family leave

  • 401(k) with match

    New York Office or Remote working US East coast hours

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