Senior Front End Developer

Location: Syracuse, NY 13202
Department: Software/Product Development

LEARFIELD is the leading media and technology services company in intercollegiate athletics. The company unlocks the value of college sports for brands and fans through an omnichannel platform with innovative content and commerce solutions for fan engagement. The LEARFIELD suite of services includes licensing and multimedia sponsorship management; publishing, audio, digital and social media; data analytics; ticketing, ticket sales and professional concessions expertise; branding; campus-wide business and sponsorship development; and venue technology systems.

Headquartered in Plano, Texas, the company has long had the privilege of being an advocate for intercollegiate athletics and the student-athlete experience. Since 2008, it has served as title sponsor for the acclaimed LEARFIELD Directors’ Cup, supporting athletic departments across all divisions.

Our people-friendly culture is a hallmark of our style and approach to business and is rooted in values demonstrating intentional and active care for other people. The company and its employees strive each day to live by the company's value statement: “build the team, grow the company, have fun, love and serve others.” 


About SIDEARM Sports

The team at SIDEARM provides the technology platform that powers the official websites, mobile apps, statistical integration, live audio and video streaming, and e-commerce platforms of more than 1,000 collegiate athletic partners across the nation. 

We’re a passionate mix of technologists, creatives, and strategists that care deeply about the products we create, and the people we create them for.  We stand at the intersection of sports and technology, and are constantly innovating and evolving our products to deeply integrate the industries and provide exceptional products for our partners and their fans.   Our team embraces a casual and collaborative work environment that moves at a rapid pace, where all team members are deeply involved in the success of our products and services. 

We're fortunate enough to be trusted by some of the biggest brands in the industry, including 300 NCAA Division I programs, and over 55 of the 65 Power 5 athletic departments.  We are proud that the work we do is experienced by millions of sports fans each year.  

We are actively accepting applications for a Senior Front-end Web Developer to join our development team.  In this role, you’ll focus on collaborating with our creative team to implement their designs with the SIDEARM software and digital products. 


  • Develop and maintain front-end code on SIDEARM’s core products, features and select special projects.
  • Play a significant role in driving software architecture and code design
  • Perform code reviews and serve as a mentor for the front-end development team
  • Work with Product Managers and the VP of Product to contribute to and drive the success of product roadmaps. 
  • Provide time estimates, status updates, and participate in an agile development workflow
  • Work on improving and optimizing all aspects of our front-end platform and design system


  • 6+ year’s experience with HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Expertise with JavaScript frameworks (Vue, React, Angular)
  • Expertise with the JavaScript language and its modern ES6+ syntax and features
  • Expertise with CSS Preprocessors (SASS, LESS)
  • Expertise integration JSON, Rest APIs
  • Expertise with Responsive Design and Cross Browser Development
  • Experience managing source code with Git
  • Some experience with automated testing, build pipelines and scripting
  • Experience configuring and maintaining build tools (gulp, Node.js, Webpack) preferred
  • Experience with modular web design and living style guides preferred
  • Proficient with Vue.js framework and its core principles such as components, reactivity, and the virtual DOM preferred


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. LEARFIELD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.