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Front End Engineer, Furthermore
New York, NY

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Job Description


We are a company with integrated luxury and lifestyle offerings centered on Movement, Nutrition and Regeneration. In addition to Equinox, our other brands, Blink, Pure Yoga, SoulCycle, Furthermore, and Equinox Hotels are all recognized for inspiring and motivating members and employees to maximize life. Within our portfolio of brands, we have more than 200 locations within every major city across the United States in addition to London, Toronto, & Vancouver.


We are passionate about high performance living and we practice what we preach - investing time in our own health and fitness. We believe that everyone has untapped potential within them and it takes a disruptive approach to unleash it. We dream big and don't settle for the status quo. We sweat the details. We never accept less than 110% to help each other deliver the Equinox experience and enable our members to get great results. We are obsessed with what's new, what's now, what's next. Never following, always leading, living ahead of the moment in fashion, culture and consumer behavior. We aren't just a company; we're a community vested in each other's success. We value humility and a team approach at every level of the company.

If you are a high performing individual who is passionate about winning and inspiring others then we are excited to discuss career opportunities with you.

Furthermore from Equinox is the leading digital publication for high performance lifestyle content. Formerly Q By Equinox, the newly branded Furthermore site launched in January 2016 and delivers definitive, expert-vetted science in beautiful ways through proprietary articles, photography and videos that combine in-house fitness and wellness expertise with global tastemakers in travel, food, fashion and technology. Go further. Want more.

The Front End Engineer will bring expertise with digital content management, Javascript, HTLM5/CSS3 and partner across verticals (working with the audience development, editorial, social, and creative teams) to lead and manage content and asset upload daily, execute A/B testing with Optimizely, and manage all newsletters using Salesforce Marketing Cloud (ExactTarget). The candidate will work also with Sitecore CMS systems to ensure all content meets design/brand specifications and looks good across different browsers and devices. To support our revenue partner model, candidate will partner with account management team to implement new creative offerings via DFP as well as optimize performance and distribution of partner developed content. This candidate will be responsible for driving both creative and technical production and will have a strong understanding of current tools but will also be in tune with emerging trends within digital media.

This position is based in New York City.


* Partner closely with Product, UX and Back-end teams to design and develop responsive and elegant user interfaces
* Newsletter management-properly build, send, and report on email performance (fluency in ExactTarget)
* Work with SEO team as well as the development team to help manage and help execute technical search optimizations
* Site optimization: Use Optimizely to A/B test headlines, section fronts, article pages, images, and more
* Work with internal leads to define critical project details including deliverables, scope, timing, along with risk/benefit analysis as required
* Partner with account management team to innovate on advertising partner offering including landing page optimization and newsletter inclusions
* Participate in editorial team meetings and editorial content planning sessions
* Participate in daily stand-up calls with product manager and remote development team
* Proven experience working on agile software development teams with rapid iteration
* Participate in rapid-prototyping and "quick visualizations" to help illustrate interface concepts
* Create modern HTML email templates that work across devices
* Keeps abreast of new and emerging technologies and proactively makes recommendations where they might be leveraged
* Leave the code in better shape than you found it


* Bachelor's degree with a strong academic record
* Minimum 5 years of experience with expert level proficiency in HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript/Jquery and experience using CMS systems a must have (Sitecore a plus)
* Front end web development experience with consumer facing web & mobile applications - please supply links of your work
* Experience with Salesforce/ExactTarget, Optimizely
* Strong digital experience including web, email, mobile and tablet
* Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch
* Experience with analytics platforms-Omniture a plus
* The ability to communicate creative concepts and technical processes in simple language
* Strong proficiency in Front-end best practices for web, mobile, and email
* Experience working in Microsoft Visual Studio IDE
* Acute attention to requirements, functional and UI detail
* Thinks creatively and looks for way to innovate and improve existing technologies, processes and systems
* Able to work independently while keeping teammates abreast of milestones, dependencies and issues
* Must feel comfortable working in a dynamic and flexible environment with changing requirements
* Eager to contribute to a highly collaborative team dynamic
* Expert knowledge of Javascript with Jquery and Jquery mobile
* Expert knowledge of web technologies (HTML5/CSS3)
* Experience using object oriented Javascript frameworks


* Competitive compensation
* Complimentary club membership
* Discounts on Equinox products and services

Equinox is an equal opportunity employer. For more information regarding our career opportunities, please visit one of our clubs or our website at

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. Must have a legal right to work in the United States.

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