Viki Inc Front End Web Developer - Growth Team in San Francisco, California

Viki, a Rakuten Company (Japan Stock Exchange: 4755), is a global TV site with more than tens of millions of viewers a month watching the world’s primetime TV and movies, subtitled in over 200 languages by a community of fans. With billions of videos viewed and more than 1 billion words translated, Viki brings global entertainment to fans everywhere.

We are in search of a Front End Web Developer for Ebates Inc (Growth Team). Like Viki, Ebates is part of the Rakuten family of companies. This is a full-time position located in San Francisco and reports to the Manager, Web Development.

Millions of shoppers use Ebates for online shopping and they can’t wait to tell their friends and family about it. As a developer joining the Growth Team you will build experiences for new and existing members with objectives focused on user acquisition and organic growth.

Together with with Product, Analytics and Marketing you will be creating tests on web and mobile, covering everything from onboarding flows and landing pages to new viral loops and email campaigns. This is a high visibility position on a new team with a lot of business impact.

This ideal candidate must be a highly motivated individual, self-starter with excellent communication and team collaboration skills. A passion for solving business problems and exceeding expectations through the development of leading edge, disruptive technologies are extremely desired.


• 2+ years of front end web development and programming experience • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent work experience • Expert in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript • Experience with JavaScript libraries and frameworks such as JQuery, Angular and Backbone • Experience with AJAX/JSON and web API integration • Experience in responsive design using frameworks such as Bootstrap


• Mobile web design experience • Experience with server side languages such as .NET, Java, PHP and Ruby • Experience with Java Velocity • Experience with source code management tools such as SVN, GIT etc. • Experience in a structured environment with increasing levels of responsibility and complexity • Previous experience with Ecommerce, affiliate marketing or online advertising

Rakuten Group of companies also includes Viber, Ebates, Kobo and more; reaching a global audience of nearly 1 billion users. This is an excellent opportunity to join a medium-sized team and make a difference as we scale.

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