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Location: New York, NY

URL: databrary.org

General Summary:
Databrary (Databrary.org) is
a web-based data library where scientists who collect and analyze video can
store and share their data openly with other researchers. Databrary’s leaders,
based at New York University and Penn State, have been funded by the U.S.
National Science Foundation (NSF) to create Databrary, improve an existing free,
cross-platform video coding and analysis tool (OpenSHAPA.org), and build a
desktop lab/data management tool to make data sharing easy and convenient. The
goal is to accelerate the pace of discovery in psychology and developmental
science and improve scientific transparency and accountability.
Databrary seeks a visionary,
entrepreneurial systems architect to lead the project, steer its design, and
hire and manage the development team. Candidates should have 5-8 years of
software development and management experience as a solutions architect,
systems architect, project manager, or test manager.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Designing and developing a new
    web-based tool for sharing large research data sets.
  • Maintaining and improving an
    existing desktop analysis tool.
  • Designing and developing a
    desktop data management tool to integrate video analysis with a web-based video
    data library.
  • Building a small team of
    developers to execute the above. Writing position descriptions, and
    conducting interviews.
  • Mentoring and providing
    leadership for junior development staff.
  • Defining software development
    methodologies and practice.
 
Qualifications:
  • Experience
    developing in a modern MVC based web development framework (Django, Rails,
    Tower.js etc).
  • Experience
    as a technical team leader, project manager, or systems architect.
  • Prior
    development experience in Java and or C/C++.
  • History
    of active contributions to open source projects.
  • Established
    track record of shipping reliable software products.
  • Experience
    developing cross-platform applications for Windows and OSX
 
Preferred:
  • An
    understanding of configuration management practices using Chef or Puppet.
  • Experience
    with video playback/transcoding tools such as FFmpeg and VLC.
  • Experience working with
    large research data sets.

To apply: To apply for this job please send the following to Lisa Steiger (lisa.steiger@nyu.edu):
• One page cover letter (PDF).
• Academic transcript of your formal qualifications (PDF).
• Links to your open source contributions.
• Resume (PDF).

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Location: New York, NY

You are a Systems Engineer with a knack for solving problems. As a part of the R&D Ventures engineering team, you will be responsible maximum up-time for various environments. You should be comfortable with digging into Linux internals, application code, database queries and writing simple to moderate tools. You will be a part of a team focused on solving problems with scalable and maintainable solutions.
Responsibilities:
  • Provide Linux expertise and support to engineering team.
  • Maintaining and improving the existing systems/infrastructure
  • Aid with designing and development of new features from a systems perspective
  • Create and deploy monitoring solutions to ensure system stability.
  • Write comprehensive documentation.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • BS in Computer Science (In lieu of degree, 4 years relevant work experience).
  • Knowledge of Linux internals and common UNIX daemons (httpd, nfs, sshd, smtp, etc.).
  • Prior experience maintaining medium to large scale deployments.
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP networking.
  • Significant experience (5+ years) with Linux or UNIX with scripting experience (bash, python).
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Prior experience with managing systems in a cloud-like environment such as AWS, Joyent or Rackspace Cloud
  • Ability to sift through application code and troubleshoot
  • Familiarity with multiple programming languages (Python, Ruby, Java, C etc.)
  • Familiarity with configuration management tools (Cfengine, Puppet, Chef etc.)
  • Familiarity with multiple databases/data-stores (e.g. MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, Hadoop)
Company Information:
The New York Times Company, a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2011 revenues of $2.3 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com, About.com and related properties. The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment.
EEO Statement:
The New York Times Company is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. The New York Times Company is committed to diversity in its most inclusive sense.

To apply: send resume to stenven.ottenstein@nytimes.com

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New York Times: iOS Developer

Posted by | October 11, 2012 | Web Pro Job Tips

Location: New York, NY

We are looking to add a new member to the NYTimes mobile team to help bring our award-winning media to new platforms and technologies. As a software engineer on the iOS team responsible for our native, Objective-C iPhone and iPad apps, you’ll be responsible for pushing the envelope of technical innovation within our mobile products, and take a leading role in helping to shape the future of The New York Times. Be a part of the same team that was onstage at the Apple iPad product announcement keynote, blazing a trail within the mobile media ecosystem.
We are looking for engineers who take pride in writing reusable code with an emphasis on quality over quantity. The ideal candidate will be innovative — interested in applying new techniques and design patterns, but also fluent in current best practices and standards. We embrace the best open source, commercial and custom built software to help our development teams flourish.
As a part of our iOS team, you will enjoy a vibrant culture that promoted innovation nestled within an established and respected institution. Inside our new midtown building, you will find floor-to-ceiling windows, plenty of whiteboards, a sushi chef and a staff with a sense of humor and a passion for beautiful software.
Responsibilities:
  • Take ownership of portions of The New York Times’ award winning iPhone and iPad applications
  • Work closely with product, design and the newsroom to create a best in class experience on iOS
  • Push the envelope for state of the art mobile applications and development practices
Requirements:
  • A strong understanding of object oriented software principles, design patterns and agile methodologies
  • A passion for automated test frameworks and test-driven development
  • The ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with a smart and diverse team with a healthy appetite for debate
Ideally:
  • Have at least one public facing iOS application in the app store
  • Experience with distributed version control systems like Git or Mercurial
  • Experience in building as well as consuming RESTful APIs.
  • Proficient with Unix, scripting languages, SQL, and regular expressions
Company Information:
The New York Times Company, a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2011 revenues of $2.3 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com, About.com and related properties. The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment.
EEO Statement:
The New York Times Company is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. The New York Times Company is committed to diversity in its most inclusive sense.

To apply: Send resume to chadas@nytimes.com

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Location: New York, NY

As a Software Engineer on the R&D Ventures team, you will be working on solving complex and interesting problems. To handle some of the problems you will need to brainstorm on ideas that require knowledge of many aspects of Computer Science including but not limited to: information retrieval, data storage, distributed computing and processing, algorithms, security, etc.
 
Although you will be working on a team that typically uses Python and MongoDB for their day to day tasks, we strongly believe that a programming languages and technologies are merely tools that aid in accomplishing a goal. We also believe in using the right tool for the right job, so as a member of the team, you may be required to create prototypes with unfamiliar technologies on a fairly regular basis.
 
Minimium Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline (in lieu of degree 4 years relevant work experience)
  • 2 to 4 years of relevant work experience with large systems software design and development skills
  • Extensive programming skills with strong Object Oriented programming skills (Java/C++/Python).
  • Solid foundation in computer science with competencies in data structures and algorithms.
  • Experience building software in a team based environment using a Source Code Management System (Subversion, Git, Mercurial etc.)
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • M.S or PhD in Computer Science or related field
  • Understanding of Relational (MySQL, Oracle etc.) as well as Non Relational (NoSQL) Database systems (MongoDB, CouchDB, Redis, Hadoop, HBase etc).
  • Prior experience building web based API’s.
  • Prior experience integrating with 3rd party API’s (Preferably Facebook and Twitter API’s).
  • Experience developing for Unix/Linux based systems.
  • Experience with asynchronous data processing using queuing systems (Beanstalkd, RabbitMQ etc.)
  • Familiarity with software deployed in a Cloud based system such as AWS or Rackspace cloud.
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies such as Scrum
 
Company Information:
The New York Times Company, a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2011 revenues of $2.3 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com, About.com and related properties. The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment.
 
EEO Statement:
The New York Times Company is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. The New York Times Company is committed to diversity in its most inclusive sense.

To apply: Send resume to steven.ottenstein@nytimes.com

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Location: New Yiork, NY

Nytimes.com is looking for experienced, self-motivated Frontend Developers to create cutting-edge interactive interfaces and web applications across the site.
The Frontend Developer is responsible for implementing Web 2.0 functionality to enhance the dynamism and usability of Nytimes.com by utilizing JavaScript, CSS, and HTML in new and exciting ways. The successful candidate will be an expert in JavaScript and its prominent libraries such as JQuery and Prototype, highly proficient in CSS and semantic HTML, and competent in PHP 5 or other modern object oriented programming language. Other responsibilities include ongoing site maintenance and technical documentation. Strong communication skills are a must as this position interacts heavily with many departments within Nytimes.com.
Qualifications:
  • Expert-level Javascript ability. 5-7 years of Javascript development.
  • 2+ years of AJAX development experience. In-depth knowledge of available JavaScript libraries and frameworks.
  • Strong competency in CSS and semantic mark-up, including but not limited to table-less layouts.
  • Proficiency in at least one object-oriented programming language (PHP 5 preferred).
  • Computer Science degree or equivalent experience.
  • Understanding of the fundamentals of software development, including best practices and OOD design patterns.
  • Firm grasp of cross-browser JS and CSS complexities.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to manage one’s time effectively to meet multiple, tight deadlines.
Nice to have:
  • Working knowledge of XML and XSLT. Experience implementing elegant XSL template structures to render complex designs is a plus.
  • Experience working in a project-driven web development environment.
Company Information:
The New York Times Company, a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2011 revenues of $2.3 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com, About.com and related properties. The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment.
EEO Statement:
The New York Times Company is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. The New York Times Company is committed to diversity in its most inclusive sense.

To apply: Send resume to chadas@nytimes.com

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Location: New York, NY

The New York Times is seeking curious, creative and passionate software engineers to create cutting-edge video experiences across the site. This is a rare opportunity to play an integral part in transforming the publishing industry. The successful candidate must not only be an outstanding developer, he or she will be expected to help develop new ideas and creative uses of technology to make NYTimes.com the premier news site for our visitors and advertisers. Ideally this person has experience with one of the modern web development frameworks and the ability to develop a project through its entire lifecycle.
As part of our Web Technologies team, you will enjoy a vibrant culture that promotes innovation — nestled within an established and respected institution.  Inside our new midtown building, you will find floor-to-ceiling windows, plenty of whiteboards, a sushi chef, and a staff with a sense of humor and a passion for beautiful software. As part of our commitment to our developer relations and larger development ecosystem support we host:
  – Frequent technical presentations for knowledge sharing within and across teams
  – An internal technical challenge competition that rewards the authors of practical solutions, by giving them the time, resources and support needed to create production-ready application
  – The Times Developer Network, a clearinghouse for the open APIs we build on top of our high-quality content data sources: http://developer.nytimes.com/
  – The Open Blog, where we describe API capabilities and improvements and cover a wide range of other interesting topics: http://open.blogs.nytimes.com/
  – The TimesOpen event series, which engages, draws from and contributes to the larger developer community: http://nytimes.com/marketing/timesopen/
 
Responsibilities:
  – Writing beautiful code for applications and services that will give our visitors the experience they expect from a world class media organization
  – Integrating a diverse set of data sources including search engines, json and XML data and remote services
  – Providing solid architecture and documentation for your applications so that those that come after you know what to expect
  – Be a collaborative part of a team of extremely talented developers who love to learn and grow
 
You must have:
  – B.S./B.A. in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  – Strong understanding of object oriented design & programming
  – Mastery of at least one modern object oriented language such as PHP (preferred) or Java
  – Competency in object oriented JavaScript and prominent libraries such as jQuery
  – Working knowledge of CSS and semantic HTML
  – Experience delivering video experiences in Flash and HTML5 for a variety of device profiles
  – Experience with video platforms such as BrightCove, YouTube and Vimeo.
  – Familiarity with advertising standards and platforms for video products
  – Familiarity with 3rd party services for video integration such as Taboola.
  – Ability to communicate effectively with business side clients to gather and translate functional specs
  – Strong verbal and written communication skills
 
You probably should have:
  – Have passion about improving your code and our products
  – Have a willingness to laugh and have fun in what is a fantastic opportunity to grow and change the media industry with us
  – Skills in at least one video game that we play after work
  – A mild appreciation for crazy whiteboard art
 
You ideally have:
  – Experience working as part of a large development team
  – Experience with the SCRUM agile methodology, and ideally have used Jira and Confluence
  – Experience writing shared and reusable components of code
  – Experience designing and tuning applications that scale
  – Use of source control systems
  – Familiarity with modern deployment and testing tools or platforms
 
Company Information:
The New York Times Company, a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2011 revenues of $2.3 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com and related properties.  The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment.
 
EEO Statement:
The New York Times Company is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. The New York Times Company is committed to diversity in its most inclusive sense.

To apply: send resume to chadas@nytimes.com

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Location: New York City

URL: http://www.NYMag.com

ASSOCIATE ART DIRECTOR
New York Media
 
About New York Media:
New York Media is the parent company of the ground-breaking weekly New York magazine; the up-to-the-minute news and service website nymag.com; the Grub Street network of food blogs; the entertainment and culture news site Vulture; and the twice-yearly New York Weddings magazine. The company’s web properties attract over 11 million monthly unique visitors, and its mobile apps include New York magazine and The Cut on the Runway for iPad, Vulture Clickables for iPhone, and nymag.com blogs for Android.
 
New York Media has won numerous awards for its print and digital properties in recent years, including seventeen National Magazine Awards, Advertising Age’s Magazine Website of the Year, five James Beard Foundation Journalism Awards, five MIN Best of the Web Awards, and an ASME Cover of the Year Award. The magazine has twice been named to Ad Age’s “A-List” and twice to Adweek’s “Hot List.”
 
New York Media is seeking an Associate Art Director to maintain and evolve the visual design standards of editorial content for our digital products. You will act as a primary liaison between editors, writers, front end developers, and producers in leading the conceptualization, design, and elegant execution of a variety of daily and weekly features, helping to bring to life ideas that get our readers excited. You will contribute to the design of many of these features yourself in addition to leading a team responsible for creating them. Typical projects range from an interactive quiz for a blog post, conceptualizing an illustration style for a series of posts, overseeing the daily design needs of our home pages, and determining how we’ll package a particular week’s magazine content online. Based at our SoHo office in New York City.
 
Key Responsibilities:
• Collaborate across teams on a variety of editorial projects, both large and small in scope.
• Strike a balance between well-executed, thoughtful design solutions, editorial ambitions, and business goals.
• Lead a team comprising a designer, multiple photo editors, and photographer, with an understanding of the importance of both team and personal development.
• Manage multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines, and prioritize them appropriately.
• Be the primary advocate for stylistic consistency within our brands as it relates to editorial content, helping to maintain and evolve the visual identities of NYMag.com, The Cut, Vulture, Grub Street, and more.
• Oversee all daily and weekly design and production tasks related to our blogs and magazine content online.
• Contribute to discussions with the product design team on new product developments as it relates to our visual identity.
 
Ideal Candidate Profile:
• A minimum of 5 years experience in the field of editorial design, particularly in the digital space, with a minimum of 2 years in a management or leadership position.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, possessing the ability to articulate conceptual ideas clearly to multiple stakeholders.
• Demonstrate strength and maturity in collaborating with a variety of members across an organization.
• Strong knowledge of HTML5 and CSS, in both its practical application of web standards and usability as well as an innate curiosity towards exploring and experimenting with leading edge techniques.
• Possess exceptional design and typography skills – and strong attention to detail and accuracy.
• Illustration skills are a plus.
 
To apply:
Please send your salary requirements, CV and cover letter to:
with “Assoc Art Director –37” in the subject line.
 
No phone calls, please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Please regard your resume as having been received unless your email is bounced back. EOE.
 

To apply: Please send your salary requirements, CV and cover letter to:
HR@NYMag.com
with "Assoc Art Director –37" in the subject line.

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Location: New York City

URL: http://www.NYMag.com

USER EXPERIENCE DESIGNER
New York Media
 
About New York Media:
New York Media is the parent company of the ground-breaking weekly New York magazine; the up-to-the-minute news and service website nymag.com; the Grub Street network of food blogs; the entertainment and culture news site Vulture; and the twice-yearly New York Weddings magazine. The company’s web properties attract over 11 million monthly unique visitors, and its mobile apps include New York magazine and The Cut on the Runway for iPad, Vulture Clickables for iPhone, and nymag.com blogs for Android.
 
New York Media has won numerous awards for its print and digital properties in recent years, including seventeen National Magazine Awards, Advertising Age’s Magazine Website of the Year, five James Beard Foundation Journalism Awards, five MIN Best of the Web Awards, and an ASME Cover of the Year Award. The magazine has twice been named to Ad Age’s “A-List” and twice to Adweek’s “Hot List.”
 
New York Media is seeking an Associate Art Director to help define how our network of consumer-oriented media websites and mobile products will evolve. The position will work closely with product owners, designers and developers to articulate product vision, wireframe concepts, diagram workflow, shape informational hierarchies, design interaction models, and shepherd products through visual design and development. Products may range from a new article template to a search experience to a mobile app UI. The UX Designer will create low-fidelity and high-fidelity wireframes illustrating the new products. Based at our SoHo office in New York City.
 
Key Responsibilities:
• Wireframe concepts for new products and work with edit, design, frontend and backend developers to refine/validate those concepts being wireframed.
• The IA is also responsible for diagramming workflow and production tools to support new products. This involves driving user acceptance from business owners based on their needs.
• Act as a primary user advocate across NY Media products, including advertising.
• Oversee the consistent definition, implementation, and evolution of smart UX patterns and interaction models.
• Create wireframes, prototypes, and other artifacts of potential solutions, present them to various audiences.
• Play a flexible role across our products: sometimes as primary UX designer on your own project, sometimes as UX consultant to others.
• Stay current with advancements in interactive technology and competitive or complimentary products, and advocate for the appropriate application of those advancements in our own products.
• Identify and create opportunities for user feedback in the development of new and existing features.
• Direct or assist usability testing as appropriate.
 
Ideal Candidate Profile:
• A minimum of five years in the field of user experience design, including experience working with media/editorial products.
• Strength in crafting experiences that meet equally well the needs of users/readers, editorial tone/identity, and business goals.
• Equal parts product-thinker, information architect, interaction designer, and usability professional.
• Communicate and collaborate well across teams, including software architects and developers.
• Understand that the ideal first release of a product is one that may not include all the features the business wants but works better than the audience expects.
• Familiar with the capabilities/best practices of HTML5 and iOS.
• You care deeply about the details while always keeping the big picture in mind.
 
To apply:
Please send your salary requirements, CV and cover letter to:
with “IA/UX Designer –37” in the subject line.
 
No phone calls, please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Please regard your resume as having been received unless your email is bounced back. EOE.

To apply: Please send your salary requirements, CV and cover letter to:
HR@NYMag.com
with "IA/UX Designer –37" in the subject line.

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Location: New York, NY

URL: http://jobs.nytco.com

The New York Times is looking for a creative and talented software engineer to help create and maintain internal video production and workflow applications used at the New York Times. We are looking for an experienced software engineer with a solid background in video post-production. The candidate should be highly motivated, well balanced individual that has a strong development background and experience supporting a video infrastructure and user base.
 
Responsibilities:
As a software developer, you should be able to work independently and build an application from scratch as readily as build upon and improve an existing application. In this role, you will be exposed to various parts of the organization, working with other software engineers, video producers, editors and other end users, technical and nontechnical. You will also be directly involved in the support of video servers, workstations, storage, networks.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • A solid understanding of web application architecture, object oriented software, and design patterns.
  • 4+ years development experience building web applications in Ruby, Java and JavaScript. You must fundamentally understand the language and not just how to use it. Proficiency in more than one scripting language (i.e. Unix shell scripting, Perl, Ruby, Python)
  • 2+ years experience working in and around a video production environment
  • Understanding of encoding technologies and video formats.
  • Familiarity of video editing suites such Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere.
  • Hardware support experience with shared storage such as Xsan, EMC, Active Storage or Isilon.
  • Strong Unix/Linux/Mac OS X background.
  • Experience with relational databases such as MySql, SqlServer or Oracle. MySql preferably.
  • Working knowledge of build and deploy tools such as Capistrano, Jenkins or equivalent.
  • Experience with various source control tools (i.e. SVN, Git, CVS)
  • Strong communication skills and willingness to collaborate with end users and iterate software designs based on feedback.
  • Familiarity with structured data formats (XML, JSON, etc.) and their related tools and technologies.
 
 Pluses:
  • Experience supporting mission critical systems and applications
  • DAM or MAM experience with a leading product, such as Final Cut Server, Reach Engine by Levels Beyond, CatDV or Media Beacon.
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies.
  • Experience with content management systems and workflow automation.
  • Experience with Java and open source Java frameworks, such as Hibernate, Spring, and Struts.
  • Understanding of Web Services: REST & Soap and related frameworks.
  • Experience with search engines such as Sphinx, Lucene, Fast, etc
 
The ideal candidate will:
  • Be passionate about building great software
  • Have solid experience supporting critical hardware and software
  • Have big picture sense and strong diagnostic skills
  • Have experience engaging in rapid prototyping and iterative product development
  • Be nimble and flexible enough to thrive in a rapidly evolving business environment
  • Have big thoughts and the courage to voice them
  • Have enthusiasm for emerging technologies
 
Company Information:
The New York Times Company, a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2011 revenues of $2.3 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com, About.com and related properties.  The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment.
 
EEO Statement:
The New York Times Company is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. The New York Times Company is committed to diversity in its most inclusive sense.

To apply: Send Resume to chadas@nytimes.com

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