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$ echo "Welcome to Bustle Labs"
> Welcome to Bustle Labs
$ echo "Bustle Labs is the design and development team behind Bustle, the web’s top feminist and women’s interest publication. We’re not only stoked to support that mission, but also to match the editorial team’s passion with our infectious enthusiasm for invention, problem-solving, and building products that are a joy to use."
> Bustle Labs is the design and development team behind Bustle, the web’s top feminist and women’s interest publication. We’re not only stoked to support that mission, but also to match the editorial team’s passion with our infectious enthusiasm for invention, problem-solving, and building products that are a joy to use.
$ join_us
Things We've Built
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Engineering
Product Engineer
Join our diverse and talented team building some of the most popular sites and apps for millions of users around the world. As a Product Engineer at Bustle Labs, you will get to utilize the hottest emerging technologies on the web:
Challenges
  • Love Ember, React, Riot? Great! Our team knows and loves them all and are not afraid to experiment with the latest JavaScript weapon of choice.
  • Design beautiful responsive interfaces for modern browsers and our exploding mobile user base.
  • Deliver accessible, search engine friendly Single Page Apps with Server Side Rendering.
  • Write clean, functional, reusable, and testable ES2015 code through tooling with Babel, TypeScript, etc.
  • Craft fun and interactive products backed by Mobiledoc, our revolutionary new platform agnostic content format.
  • Work with our incredible serverless stack built on AWS Lambda for ultimate performance and scaling, and our APIs delivered with GraphQL so you can easily create the most ambitious UIs.
  • Have an eye for design or just awesome ideas? We encourage everyone to invent new products and features, because we are all creative at heart.
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iOS Engineer
Bring delightful native experiences to our growing audience across all of their favorite Apple devices. As an iOS Engineer at Bustle Labs you will:
Challenges
  • Code in Swift. Our nimble codebase has been updated to utilize the powerful and fun new language.
  • Build apps with Adaptive Layout that work across iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.
  • Craft engaging user interfaces backed by our powerful GraphQL backend.
  • Seamlessly aggregate content from various 3rd parties like Twitter and Instagram.
  • Deeply integrate mobile analytics to understand user flow and drive UX improvements.
  • Continuously improve our codebase through unit testing and new design patterns.
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Platform Engineer
Bustle is seeking engineers to help build the backend systems that power our media publishing platform. You will:
Challenges
  • Write APIs that handle millions of calls every day.
  • Work with modern backend technologies like node, graphQL, redis, and elasticsearch.
  • Build completely “serverless” systems on top of AWS services like Lambda, API gateway, Kinesis, and dynamoDB. At Bustle we are always trying out the latest and greatest that AWS has to offer.
  • Contribute to our many existing open source projects such as shep and radredis. We open source much of our work and actively encourage engineers to contribute back to community projects.
  • Excited about some new tech? We are constantly trying out new languages, frameworks, and libraries. Experimentation is highly encouraged!
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Position Description
Bustle.com is seeking a senior user experience designer to help refine the reading experience used by millions of readers worldwide—and, as importantly, create simple, intuitive UI for the complex workflows and real-time-collaboration used by hundreds of writers and editors that powers one of the top news sites in the country.
Challenges
  • Coming up with new, cool ways to present beautiful, readable content—whether that content is breaking news, TV reviews and commentary, or cat GIFs.
  • Coming up with new, cool ways to present beautiful, readable content—whether that content is breaking news, TV reviews and commentary, or cat GIFs.
  • Coming up with new, cool ways to present beautiful, readable content—whether that content is breaking news, TV reviews and commentary, or cat GIFs.
  • Coming up with new, cool ways to present beautiful, readable content—whether that content is breaking news, TV reviews and commentary, or cat GIFs.
Our Process
it starts with knowing our users
Readers
Editors
Sales
We are the nexus between our readers, our editors, and the business thinking behind Bustle and Romper. Every product we create is built with the desire to make better experiences for everyone within our ecosystem.
Dreaming new experiences
We play and invent to create products that are extraordinary experiences for everyone. Whether it’s an interactive flowchart, a quiz, or a better inline video player, we’re figuring it all out and having a blast.
great content deserves great tech
We’re looking for like-minded folks who embrace wild ideas and collaboration so wherever you are in the product design process or technical stack, say hi if you think we’d get along.
Come work with us