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Backend Engineer - Golang/Python (m/f/x) with HelloFresh SESponsored
Berlin, Germany€52k - €65k
3 days ago

Job Description

At HelloFresh, our mission is to change the way people eat - forever. From our 2011 founding in Europe’s vibrant tech hub Berlin, we’ve become the global market leader in the meal kit sector and inspire millions of energised home cooks across the globe every week.

We offer our meal kit boxes full of exciting recipes and thoughtfully sourced, fresh ingredients in more than 10 countries, operating from offices in Berlin, New York City, Sydney, Toronto, London and Amsterdam. Our more than 4,000 employees are the heart and soul of our highly international, fast-paced, and dynamic environment where innovation and smart, fast action is encouraged.

Our Engineering, Data, Product and Security teams are located in Berlin and New York and are critical to what we do. From procurement tools, to conversion rate optimization, live pricing tools, payment services and add-on upselling features, we work on challenging problems and have a high output of building and releasing features and engines that make our business thrive and deliver real financial impact.

You can get a taste of what we’ve been working on by checking out our tech blog.

About the job

  • Be a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional agile team
  • Build and take operational responsibility for the HelloFresh platform
  • Architect, design, develop, deploy and operate microservices that serve millions of users, using DevOps practices and tools
  • Monitor and improve the usage of the services you build
  • Close cooperation with Frontend, Devops and Business Intelligence teams
  • Creating a smooth and pleasant end user experience, for both our customers and our internal users

Who we are looking for

  • You are extremely comfortable and have solid back-end experience with at least one of the following languages: Go or Python
  • You have extensive knowledge of OOP, Design Patterns and SOLID Principles
  • Prior experience with unit, integration & functional testing, distributed architectures, applications tuning/profiling, and continuous integration are all highly valued
  • You are used to working with relational and non relational databases
  • Additddvfionally, any experience working with microservices is a plus

Interacting with front-ends, designers, product managers and our teams around the world is very much part of our day-to-day, so communication skills are vital. We are looking for strong problem-solvers who can apply their engineering skills to a wide range of the platforms and environments we support.


Perks & Benefits

What we offer

  • Relocation assistance to move to Berlin and visa application support
  • Competitive compensation
  • Significant reduction on our meal kits
  • Annual learning and development budget to attend conferences or purchase educational resources
  • Sabbatical policy
  • Work in our office located in the heart of Berlin
  • A diverse and vibrant international environment
  • A range of perks (Free in-house crash course in German, compensation for advanced German classes, in-house lecture series and knowledge sharing programme, discounts for our neighboring gym & Urban Sports Club, free weekly yoga classes, summer & winter parties, discount on our HelloFresh GO vending machines)
  • The chance to have a significant impact on one of the fastest-growing technology companies in Europe in an exciting growth phase

Are you up for a challenge?

Please submit your complete application below including your salary expectations and earliest starting date.

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Golang Engineer with blk.io
London, United Kingdom£40K – £60K
10 months ago

Job Description

blk.io is looking for kick-ass Golang developers who want to work on cutting edge blockchain technology for enterprise.

We’re looking for a couple of developers to help build out Crux https://github.com/blk-io/crux, our secure blockchain enclave for Quorum https://github.com/jpmorganchase/quorum

We’re also fortunate to count some of the largest tech and finance firms as our customers so there will be work with them too.

Generally we’re looking for people with 2-3+ years of experience who are already working with, or really want to get involved with Ethereum blockchain technology, and more broadly are familiar with:

  • Distributed systems
  • Azure or AWS cloud
  • Docker and Kubernetes containerisation
  • Protobuf/gRPC
  • Cryptography

About us

We’re a bootstrapped, cashflow positive blockchain business based in Old Street. Our customers include the biggest names in tech, and we need to grow!​

We’re no stranger to the open source being responsible for the web3j group of projects (https://web3.io) and contributors to other projects in the Ethereum ecosystem.

Not only are we working with all the latest and greatest technology, we are also working closely with other global leaders in this space to create the best platform (some of whom are also our customers).

Other stuff

We’re based in the heart of London’s tech scene in Old Street.

We’re a very tech-savvy organisation, who are big fans of open source - you can have a look at our CEO’s GitHub profile at https://github.com/conor10


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Golang Engineer with Beamery
London, United Kingdom£55K – £75K
10 months ago

Job Description

We are looking for a Golang engineer to join our core backend API team.

You will be the sort of person that has worked at several companies before but wants to join an innovative culture implementing bleeding edge technology at a global scale.

Likely having cut your teeth on other languages, you will have commercial experience using Golang for general systems programming and microservice architectures.

What skills you’ll bring
- Expertise in Golang and proficiency in other languages (Preferably C/C++,NodeJs, Python).
- Commercial experience with REST, RPC and message exchange protocols.
- Experience with frameworks such as: Gin, Gorilla, Dep, Ginkgo
- You actively contribute to open source Golang communities.
- Working knowledge in Kubernetes, Rancher or Docker swarm.
- Ability to write clean and effective Godoc comments
- Knowledge around message queuing and distributed tasking (SMS,ZeroQ, RabbitMQ etc)

What responsibilities you’ll have
- Ability to perform complex work that is a dependent requirement of feature teams to deliver.
- Mindfulness of scaling architecture to meet global demand.
- Enthusiasm around Golang and a keen desire to evangelise the language and principles behind it.
- A sense of ownership across platforms and environments.


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Backend Engineer with Monzo
London, United Kingdom£57K - £86K
10 months ago

Job Description

At Monzo we’re aiming to build the [best current account in the world](https://monzo.com/). We are always keen to hear from capable, creative engineers who want to help us accomplish that goal 🚀

Please note: we get lots of successful applications for Backend Engineer, so there could be a delay in scheduling interviews from the initial stage right up until the final interviews. If you’re invited to interview and you have any immediate time pressures, please let us know, as we’ll always do our best to speed things up for you 😊

Our backend engineers have a variety of different backgrounds

We have several non-graduates; only some of us studied Computer Science; one of the team has a degree in Marketing; some of us have worked in huge companies; some have only ever worked in startups; others are former consultants. As long as you enjoy learning new things, we’d love to talk to you.

We encourage an open and transparent working environment

You can get involved in any aspect of the business you are interested in and,following Stripe’s example, all emails in the company are visible in an email archive. We regularly run hackathons in which people build things on our third party API and we contribute to open source software as much as possible. We’ve also made ourproduct roadmap public and give sneak peeks of features in our community forum. Our blog is a good place to learn even more about what we do!

Monzo works in project-based sprints in small, interdisciplinary teams

We’re still a relatively small company, with around 60 engineers out of roughly 300 people in total - and we have big ambitions. There are many interesting challenges ahead, and we’re happy for people to move between teams or to specialise, whatever you prefer. As an engineer here you’d be able to work directly with anyone across the company, and we run regular knowledge-sharing sessions so you’ll learn heaps about everything from how banks work to effective communication.

At Monzo you will get to work with a lot of exciting new technology.

We rely heavily on the following tools and technologies:

  • Go to write our application code (there’s an excellent interactive Go tutorial here)

  • Cassandra for most persistent data storage

  • Kafka for our asynchronous message queue

  • Linkerd/Finagle for RPC

  • Kubernetes and Docker to schedule and run our services (Oliver,our Head of Engineering, gave a great talk at KubeCon on how we use these technologies)

  • AWS for most of our infrastructure

  • React for internal web dashboards

  • We also have two physical datacenter sites with actual cables to connect to various third parties

You should apply if:

  • the work we’re doing sounds exciting!

  • you want to be involved in building a product that you (andeveryone you know) use every day

  • you’re keen to learn more about new technologies and the arcane inner workings of the financial industry

  • you’re comfortable working in a team that deals with ambiguity

  • you’re interested in distributed systems and writing resilient software

  • you have some experience with strongly-typed languages (Go,Java, C, Scala etc.).


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Software Security Engineer with Sporttrade
Washington DC / Philadelphia, USA / Remote$65k – $75k
8 months ago

Job Description

Hello! We’re looking to hire a Software Security Engineer that will help us maintain a stable and safe backend system in production.

Our ideal candidate is someone who embodies our mantra; “Attitude to Innovate”. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced engineer who’s looking to play a major role at a quickly growing company that’s poised to fundamentally change how Americans bet on sports.

A bit about us:

We’ve built a marketplace where people trade on the outcomes of sports events, and then can track their bets in real-time. We’re disrupting the centuries-old casino and sportsbook industry by replacing the bookie with a marketplace of sports fans. We have built our iOS application, raised funding, and now we’re looking to scale our development team to deliver a user-experience that’s second to none.

Why The Role Is Important To Us

Data Privacy is of upmost importance to us. We’re looking for a team member with the experience of building PCI compliant systems and understands the obligation we have to our users to keep their data secure.

We’re looking for someone who demonstrates the interest, drive, and desire to keep learning new things and continually get better. With that in mind, here’s what you’ll be doing, day-to-day:

Work closely with our CTO, Greg, in building and testing backend architecture, Spearhead efforts alongside team members to penetrate and address potential areas of vulnerability in both API and cloud infrastructure Build, scale and monitor our AWS resources

If you’re interested in the position, tell us a bit about yourself, the projects you’ve worked on and a few words on why you’d like to work with us.

What we’re looking for:

Required Qualifications:

5+ years experience in software engineering 3+ years experience in system, network and/or application security engineering 3+ years experience developing secure backend systems / infrastructure in AWS Experience building standalone APIs tailored to various types of clients Consistent track record implementing security solutions at the business unit level Excellent knowledge of Linux/Unix Knowledge of Internet protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF, TACACS, ISPEC, SNMP, SYSLOG) Capable of making production-grade design decisions prioritizing the ability of the system to scale Proficiency in SQL and SQL-like databases

Preferred Qualifications Previous experience building PCI compliant systems within payments realm, e.g. payment gateways, processors, card issuers, banks, etc. Professional experience and detailed technical knowledge in multiple areas of: security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography and application security Experience with service-oriented architecture and web services security Experience with the application of threat modeling or other risk identification techniques Experience with other cloud providers (AWS is required) Experience securing API’s with Firebase authentication Experience with container orchestration platforms like ECS or Kubernetes Proficiency in Golang and Nodejs


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Backend Developer with Expa
Vancouver, Canada$100k – $150k
9 months ago

Job Description

Expa is a startup studio led by the founders of Uber, StumbleUpon, Foursquare, AddThis, and Metrolyrics. After 10 years designing and building consumer services, the Expa team has identified many techniques that help create successful companies. With $150 million funding to date, the team founds new companies based on internal ideas, and occasionally collaborates with founders of early-stage companies whose missions Expa believes in. We help companies avoid common pitfalls in early-stage ventures, and actively remove roadblocks along the way, specializing in product strategy, system design, and user experience.

Expa has a strong presence in San Francisco and New York City, and has recently expanded operations to Vancouver, Canada. We are actively looking to hire the best talent to be a part of our growing team.

You can read more about Expa on our site. The project you would be involved in is under stealth and more information will be provided at the time of interview.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for experienced software engineers, with strong backend experience in Cloud based environments excited for the challenge of working with a small team of front-end engineers. The position requires excellent problem solving and engineering skills when working with systems at scale. We are seeking individuals that are motivated to build cutting edge backends for products and manage the underlying infrastructure and deployment processes. The perfect candidate will be comfortable working closely with front-end engineers and can communicate effectively within a small team.

RESPONSIBILITIES - Build scalable, secure, effective and well documented backend systems in alongside well motivated front-end engineers - Collaborate with front-end engineers to ensure on-time and performant solutions - Assess and build test frameworks for backend systems, as well as track metrics and performance over time - Ensure that code written is to a high standard, with excellent reusability - Help develop a service orientated architecture for cutting edge products

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS - Strong development skills with Go ( golang ), NodeJs or Python for backend development - Ability to write clean, maintainable and well documented code - Strong understanding of front-end development and integration of services and APIs for front-end developers - Experience with Elastic Container Service and Docker is a must - Ability to maintain and manage databases and infrastructure within AWS - Understanding of Highly Available infrastructure environments and systems - Experience with infrastructure management and deployment through Automation tools and systems - Comfortable with OS Internals / Infrastructure on Debian, Redhat and Ubuntu systems - Experience with load balancing and web server technologies (Nginx, HAProxy) - Ability to build scalable infrastructure on Amazon Web Services (EC2, RDS, S3, ES, ECS, ELB etc) - Strong understanding of network communications within Cloud environments - Computer science degree or equivalent experience - Security hardening / experience with SANS or OWASP frameworks

YOUR BENEFITS - A competitive base salary - Stock options - Full medical and dental benefits - A very flexible vacation policy - Custom workstation designed to your needs - A beautiful office in downtown Vancouver and a talented team


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Reliability Engineer (Software) with Agricool
Paris, France€30k – €80k
9 months ago

Job Description

MISSION : Your mission will be to ensure that Agricool’s cooltainers operate as designed to deliver best of class taste and yield. Your responsibilities will include :

  • You will handle software and hardware outages of production systems in a timely manner, document those incidents and communicate about them transparently
  • Fix issues at their root origin, help design and architect systems to minimize risk in production environments
  • Continuously improve the monitoring & alerting aspects of systems and services from an operations perspective
  • Apply state of the art security practices to ensure cooltainers systems and services are protected against intrusion and malevolence
  • Help build necessary tools & infrastructure to grow the operations and support team to handle very large fleets of cooltainers
  • Work closely with the product teams to improve the reliability, resilience and security of the cooltainers systems
  • Define and implement with the support and operations teams processes to interact with the cooltainers systems and provide remote assistance to on-site teams

REQUIREMENTS : - Problem-solving mindset, appetite for diagnosing various classes of complex problems - Very good knowledge of the linux kernel, including the network stack - Good knowledge of at least one scripting language (shell, ruby, python, etc.) - Experience with at least one IT automation platform (Chef, puppet, ansible, etc.) - Software polyglot: ability to read and understand advanced Java, C++, golang, TypeScript, etc.) - Ability to jump between various technologie, open-minded and believing in the “right tool for the job” - Hardware and micro-electronics culture


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Senior Engineer Tools & Platforms SRE with Digital OceanSponsored
New York / Cambridge / Palo Alto, USA / Remote$155k - $190k
1 week ago

Job Description

Do you ever wonder what happens inside the cloud?

Based in New York, DigitalOcean is a dynamic, high-growth technology company that serves a robust and passionate community of developers, teams, and businesses around the world. We believe that today’s entrepreneurs are changing the world through software. Our mission is to empower these entrepreneurs by bringing modern app development within reach for any developer, anywhere in the world.

We want people who are passionate about building the systems, culture, and processes that will improve the resiliency, reliability, scaling, and performance for cloud services.

We are looking for an experienced Site Reliability Engineer to work closely with our product engineering and infrastructure teams. Reporting to the Director of Platform Systems, the Site Reliability Engineer will be performing a mix of hands-on development, coaching, and collaborating with other teams and stakeholders to help bring DigitalOcean’s engineering systems and culture up to the next level.

This is a key opportunity to make a significant impact in DigitalOcean’s engineering and operational systems and influence future product designs and requirements. This role is essential to accelerate the improvement of the high expectations our customers have of DigitalOcean as we continue to grow and expand.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Performing hands on technical work to directly improve the reliability, resiliency, and scaling of our key platform systems
  • Working with stakeholders to develop and implement reliability and performance metrics
  • Facilitate DigitalOcean’s culture of learning by providing insight and recommendations for improvement
  • Coaching teams and individuals on reliability best practices and solutions
  • Working with other SREs and engineering leaders to define the architectures and practices that should be adopted in order to deliver on our engineering and operational goals
  • Establishing best practices for development, architecture, deployment, and operations
  • Working with peer SREs to improve services and processes (including architecture reviews, incident response, monitoring) in a cross-functional manner throughout the engineering organization

What We’ll Expect From You:

  • Distinguished track record as SRE (or similar role) with hands-on experience implementing reliability, process, and scaling solutions
  • History of fostering positive relationships with stakeholders and a track record of successful collaboration and coaching
  • Clear communication skills (both written and verbal) to document processes and architectures
  • Experience implementing disaster recovery best practices
  • Developing robust solutions that facilitate streamlined resolution of customer inquiries through use of technologies for automation, deflection, and issue management
  • Adept in Ruby and Go with a broad understanding of the full technology stack for a modern infrastructure
  • Advocate of effective development environments with the use of CI/CD tooling and configuration management technologies such as Chef or Ansible

Why You’ll Like Working for DigitalOcean:

  • We have amazing people. We can promise you will work with some of the smartest and most interesting people in the industry. We work hard but we always have fun doing it. We care deeply about each other and take our “no jerks” rule very seriously.
  • We value development. We are a high-performance organization that is always challenging ourselves to continuously grow. That means we maintain a growth mindset in everything we do and invest deeply in employee development. You’ll need to be great to get hired here and we promise you’ll get even better.
  • We care about you. We offer competitive health, dental, and vision benefits for employees and their dependents, a monthly gym reimbursement to support your physical health, and a monthly commute allowance to make your trips to and from work easier.
  • We invest in your future. We offer competitive compensation and a 401k plan with up to a 4% employer match. We also provide all employees with Kindles and reimbursement for relevant conferences, training, and education.
  • We want you to love where you work. We have great office spaces located in the heart of SoHo NYC and Cambridge and offer daily catered lunches to keep your hunger at bay. We’re also very remote-friendly—we use Slack to communicate across the company—and all remote employees have the opportunity to onboard in-office and take an all-expenses paid trip to our annual company offsite, Shark Week, to get quality in-person time with the team at least once a year. We also allow employees to customize their workstations to meet their needs—whether remote or in office.
  • We value diversity and inclusivity. We are an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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(Senior) General Software Engineer (m/f/d) with Ree Technology
Berlin, Germany€31k – €100k
1 week ago

Job Description

The role:

As (Senior) Software Engineer (m/f/d) you will be involved in every layer of the technology, including the robot control system, the video streaming system, our machine learning side as well as the cloud infrastructure. In addition, you will be essential in defining the foundations of our product and culture.

The profile:

  • You have relevant work experience in fast moving environments like a start-up, technology companies, or from technical university programs
  • You have got a strong knowledge in C or C++ programming, proficient Linux experience and you are always curious to learn new technologies
  • Fluent verbal and written English language skills
  • Affinity for autonomous mobility technology
  • You think big and like to build something, you are solution oriented and like to get stuff done
  • You enjoy working in a fast-moving environment
  • At the same time you are a true team player and we will enjoy working with you

Nice to have’s:

  • Video and audio encoding (e.g. H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC) and multimedia systems with deep understanding of codecs for optimisations
  • Background in mobile networks (e.g. 4G / LTE) over the top services, real time services
  • General networking (e.g. VPNs, TCP/IP), packet routing, network performance tuning
  • Robot Operating System (ROS)
  • Experience with embedded systems and the Nvidia SDK
  • HW/SW integration into vehicles (e.g. functional safety, CAN, etc.)
  • Cloud infrastructure (AWS, Golang, Docker) experience
  • Experience with React Native Development
  • You are proficient in working with Unity
  • Interest/experience in applied machine learning
  • Driving license class B equivalent or higher

We obviously don’t expect anyone to check all these nice to have’s!

Our offering:

  • Change how people move in big urban areas while making car ownership obsolete
  • A competitive compensation package & unlimited vacation
  • Involvement in one of the most exciting tech projects in Europe
  • An open-minded and fun work environment
  • Be surrounded by a highly committed and very experienced team
  • Relocation services to Berlin - It doesn’t matter where you currently live!

Note: Ree provides an equal opportunity to all candidates. All candidates will be considered for employment regardless of age, ancestry, color, gender identity or expression, marital status, medical condition, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation.

Come join us! :)


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Lead Backend Engineer with Social Point
Barcelona, Spain€40k – €60k
9 months ago

Job Description

What will you do at Social Point?

As a Lead Backend Engineer you will manage a team of backend developers and guide them towards successful project deliveries.

To achieve sustainable results, you should be providing technical leadership through coaching and mentorship and maintain high standards of software quality by establishing good practices and habits. You will also be in charge of identifying and encouraging areas for growth and improvement within the team and work in collaboration with other backend leads and departments on company-wide projects.

Our backends are developed using several technologies and programming languages (Golang, PHP, Python,Lua, etc…), so you should not be afraid to work with our existing code, extend, maintain and continuously refactor the backend of our games.

As a Lead Backend Engineer, you will also work in designing and implementing high available systems for the server part of our games. You will be part of our games team and work closely with systems engineers, game developers and other departments. You will be integrated in business decisions as part of our technology strategy.

This is you

Professional, problem solver, proactive, team worker, rigorous, with leadership skills and detail oriented. You are smart, creative and practical at the same time. And you have the ability to work fast, quickly get up to speed with existing code, and learn new concepts easily.

You also have

*More than 8 years of programming experience. *More than 3 years of professional experience managing teams. *Worked and mastered languages like Java, C#, C++, Erlang, Golang, etc… *Intermediate systems knowledge and understand what happens behind your code *Experience designing and implementing complex systems with multiple parts and technologies *Experience with application scalability, performance and reliability *Experience with application and system orchestration: understand where you code fits within the big picture. *You are ambitious: you want to learn, improve, try new roles… *You accept challenges: you’ll be happy to see our traffic doubling instead of being daunted :-) *Common sense and can get things done. *You are a good team worker. *You are able to explain technical issues to both technical and non-technical people.


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Golang Engineer with Gravitational
Toronto, Oakland$100k – $140k
4 days ago

Job Description

About you:

You understand how computers work and what role an operating system plays. You know why the Linux kernel is written in C and not any other language. You have a favorite file system, you know what a syscall is and you are comfortable exploring /proc and /sys. You like using Go every day, are not afraid of Makefiles and you enjoy when thousands of servers bend to your will.

You should also be comfortable joining an early stage company with a dynamic future. We offer a great salary, but expect you to value the equity as well. In return we will be very transparent with you about the company finances and outlook. You are joining a founding team and we want you to enjoy the ride.

If you are this kind of person, here is what you will be working on:

  • Building solutions using Go, systemd and runc and Kubernetes.
  • Designing and building new open source products that you can be proud of like Teleport.
  • Talking to customers and converting complex requirements into simple and elegant solutions.

About Gravitational:

Gravitational, an early stage systems & cloud startup, is looking for ambitious and talented people. We are well-funded by fantastic Silicon Valley investors. We are an experienced team: we founded Mailgun which was acquired by Rackspace, we created Vulcand and some other cool stuff at Rackspace and are authors of Teleport and Telekube.

We are hackers. We love Linux and low level systems programming and we love helping open source communities and other engineers to get things done.

We are also dedicated to our friends, families, and hobbies outside of work. Our past experiences building companies taught us about the importance of life and work balance. It matters even more when you are building a lasting company, like Gravitational.

About the tech:

You’ll be using Go as your primary weapon, but we expect you to be comfortable reading and navigating C code bases.

You don’t have to be an expert in these things, but you should be ready and excited to become one:

  • Kubernetes and containers
  • Ansible
  • AWS management, Terraform
  • Linux administration, Linux networking

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DevOps Engineer with World Open Network
Menlo Park, USA$110k – $140k
4 days ago

Job Description

Job Description We are an exciting start-up company founded by proven leaders with repeated success in the technology space. Our newest company is developing a cryptocurrency platform based on an open-source third generation blockchain that we’re creating. Our goal is to set a new standard in security and protection for our end users and community.

We’re looking for an experienced Devops engineer responsible for automating and managing the technology processes around the development, testing, release, and deployments. Working closely with developers, support and the product manager, the Devops engineer uses continuous integration tools, scripts and manual processes to ensure that all teams have access to the systems and tools necessary to perform their jobs at all times.

The position is reporting directly to the VP of Infrastructure, Operations and CISO, the goal is to keep the department running in an efficient and profitable manner, to increase customer satisfaction, loyalty and retention, maintain standards and meet expectations of WON’s services, both internally and externally.

Responsibilities - Pursue a rigorous, disciplined approach to software development process and automation. - Develop, test and maintain build and deployment scripts in CI/CD framework/tools to automate and streamline deployment processes. - Drive the Operations team toward automation and deployment best practices. - Lead efforts in automation, continuous deployment, build, and configuration management. - Actively participate in Engineering Scrum and design meetings to drive quality releases. - Monitor applications with Application Performance Monitoring tools. - Produce and maintain documentation on installations, procedures and requirements for systems. - Participate in on-call rotations. - Assist with the development and implementation of mission critical applications - Assist with the development of robust, scalable, high performing, high-volume production applications with users across the globe - Build internal systems and support business needs with your domain expertise

Qualifications Minimum qualifications: - Bachelor’s Degree+ in engineering or computer science - Expert skills with Linux, networking, storage, and virtualization - Automation with tools like Ansible/Chef/Puppet. - Experience with setting up and supporting CI/CD for Java/C++/C#, Go, Nginx, Ruby, MySQL, Redis, RabbitMQ, NodeJS development environments - Experience with Docker containers and Kubernetes a definite plus. - Experience with setting up full stack Monitoring and alerting with tools like Sensu, Splunk or Nagios - Proficiency in a high-level scripting language like Ruby, Python, shell scripts etc. - Ability to plan and execute S/W and infrastructure upgrades based on data driven capacity planning - Experience with build systems (Makefiles/Scons), and release management tools (Git, Jenkins, Jira)

Benefits - Competitive Salary - Awesome bonus - 20 days annual leave - 8 days personal leave - 100% medical, dental and vision insurance - Life insurance - 401(k) and FSA - Free shuttles between Caltrain Menlo Park and office - Gym on site, accessible 247 - Located on corner of Marsh Road and 101, by the Dumbarton Bridge exit. - Loads more!


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Lead Product Engineer with Mech Mocha
Bengaluru, India₹20L – ₹35L
4 days ago

Job Description

Mech Mocha runs India’s first vernacular social & skill gaming platforms for the next billion Indians. Let’s take you through our journey.

About the Engineering team at Mech Mocha: Engineering at Mech Mocha closely works with the product team to achieve the overall outcome. Our engineers own their impact end-to-end. They contribute to the overall roadmap, product experiments, data analysis, turnkey deliverables and more. Our user feedback loop is immediate, which means we can rapidly iterate and deploy. High interaction with cross-functional peers.

We love versatility in our engineers. Jack of all trades, master of none is often better than master of one. Communication and collaboration across the organization are as important as an engineer’s execution and delivery. We believe that the best engineers write simple codes for complex problems. We focus on details before deliverables. Premature execution is the root of all scope

What you will do

  • Android application development : Creating Screens and navigation flows.
  • Adding notifications and deep linking. Social Login, Invite, Referral and so on.
  • Gameplay mechanics development : Achievements, Physics simulation,
  • Rendering performance, Real-time interactive input, First time user experiences and so on.
  • Multiplayer system development : Matchmaking, Shared game state signalling, Audio chat, Video chat, Live Streaming, Bots and so on.
  • Backend system development : Writing edge as-well-as core microservices, such as, for Over-the-air content delivery, Leaderboards, Wallets, Feed, Friends, Presence etc.
  • Backend infrastructure development : Load testing, Container and node orchestration and automation, Observability and trace tools, Infrastructure cost optimization and so on.

Programming languages and technologies we use every day include Java, Kotlin, Golang, Python, SQL, Javascript, Android, Postgres, Redis, Docker, Kubernetes, Firebase and BigQuery.

What we are looking for:

  • Relevant experience : 4-5 years of experience building online mobile applications and services
  • Experience with application and system development in a relevant domain
  • Authority over one or more object-oriented modern programming languages
  • Strong computer science fundamentals and problem solving skills
  • Strong design fundamentals. Ability to independently break down complex real-world problems without needing help.
  • Strong system design fundamentals. Ability to identify and drive requirements in server side as-well-as client side for building features.
  • Solid mentoring and team organisation skills
  • Ability to take charge of delivering multiple efforts. You have the leadership quality of guiding and inspiring everyone in the team.
  • Prior experience of interacting with product managers and business stakeholders directly
  • A deep sense of ownership and collaboration – take initiative to communicate and clarify, breakdown tasks, burndown task lists, work hard, learn and unlearn
  • Great written and oral communication skill - write design documents, constructively comment on code reviews, pair with design and test teams to tackle technical unknowns

Brownie points for: - You have debugged performance bottlenecks in mobile applications and fixed them. - You don’t need a DevOps guy to setup your server. - Experience with Unity3D or Cocos2dx or Cocos Creator game engines. - Experience working in teams building microservices. - Experience managing a few direct reports. - Experience at an online consumer or entertainment company.

Our building blocks: - Unstoppable drive: Visible energy. Initiative. Follow through. - High ownership: Capability. Responsibility. Accountability. - Effective communication: Unhindered by ambiguity. Driving clarity. Alignment. Thoughtful communication. - Infectious positive energy: Fostering creativity. Encouraging and listening to others’ ideas. Guidance, not criticism. - Agile execution: Shipping early. Quick critical feedback. Fast iteration. - User empathy: Knowledge of the targeted users. Deep respect for everything about them.

Why join us - Flat organization- No bureaucracy, zero politics - Small teams, big goals- Individual ownership, high visibility - Learn and grow- Face-to-face sessions with industry leaders, accomplished founders, renowned designers - Competitive compensation- Attractive package, generous equity, relocation bonus - Interest-free loans- Looking to rent a house? We’d be happy to help out with the deposit! - Work hard, party harder- Fun get-togethers, annual off-sites Eat. Repeat- There’s always food in the house - Women in leadership- We believe in maintaining gender balance in our space and have women occupying over 50% of leadership roles. - Outcome driven culture- We measure work by the impact it creates on the users, and not by the number of hours.

More reading - CEO’s interview with Factordaily https://factordaily.com/outliers-71-arpita-kapoor-of-mech-mocha-on-making-india-play-games/ $10 million fund raise from Accel, Shunwei, Blume, Neoplux, Akatsuki https://www.vccircle.com/korean-japanese-investors-to-back-mobile-gaming-startup-mech-mocha/

Social media: Instagram https://www.instagram.com/lifeatmechmocha/ LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/mech-mocha/ MEDIUM https://medium.com/mech-mocha-blog


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Senior Dev Ops Engineer with emagine ConsultingSponsored
London, United Kingdom£75k – £90k
4 days ago

Job Description

“DevOps is not a goal, but a never-ending process of continual improvements” so say’s industry leaders, do you agree?

Come and join our emagine family as an emagineer, where you’ll work closely with the software development team as a Senior DevOps Engineer.

As a Senior DevOps Engineer, you’ll work within the software development team, supporting them on the early stages of a Greenfield project that involves advanced monitoring, machine learning and predictive analysis software for the financial services sector. Our UK office is relatively new, and so the ability to develop and be creative with new products is what makes this role unique. Your role will involve development, system administration, quality assurance and support. You will join the project from the outset and have an opportunity to significantly influence the project architecture. This is a genuine opportunity to be a part of a team that is dedicated to achieving success, through working on a project that is innovative, inspiring and rare to the market.

We are happy to consider candidates who may have previously worked within DevOps, Systems Administration, software development or automation testing environments with some exposure to relevant technologies. You’ll ideally be educated to Degree level or demonstrable commercial experience in an IT Operations.

In your role as Senior DevOps Engineer you will:

Build our next generation containerised architecture Assist the software development team with ad-hoc optimisation and refactoring Methodically follow an agile process with Scrum Carry out Elastic Stack administration and optimization along with Software packaging, quality assurance, testing and Linux system administration, automation and scripting.SecOps

To be successfully considered for this unique and exciting opportunity you will:

Have strong knowledge of UNIX and Open Source along with Programming in C++ or Golang

Have an In-depth understanding of infrastructure code tooling, preferably Puppet or Terraform Possess excellent Linux system administration experience Have a natural passion for building state of the art infrastructure Be positive, constructive along with methodical approach with an emphasis on collaboration and execution Have experience with solutions such as: elastic stack, Redhat, Centos or Fedora, Kubernetes, GlusterFS Scripting skills in Bash, Perl and/or Python NoSQL databases. Source control with Git RPM creation Jenkins expertise, and experience with Job DSL & Jenkinsfiles. Docker and containerisation

What you’ll get in return:

A commitment to an accelerated: career pathway, development, and learning To work in an established brand with a startup mentality Excellent salary, exceptional benefits package Recognition programmes Growth within a diverse and global environment

About us:

emagine Consulting is an independent professional services consultancy with 30 years of experience specialising in the banking and financial services industry. We partner with our clients to meet their business initiatives both in the immediate and long-term. We achieve this by leveraging our expert and proprietary industry knowledge, coupled up with an extensive understanding of their business needs to drive the right solution for our clients. With our practice-based organisational structure, combined with our agile delivery model, we are able to successfully deliver highly complex, cross-region programmes/projects for our clients.

Our core values:

At emagine Consulting, we consistently strive to deliver high standards and best practice to our clients, colleagues, and consultants. Whilst we have had many successes, we aim not to dwell on them; instead, our agenda and approach are to always seek to improve on our past successes and to better ourselves. Our five core values, internally known as “the 5C’s” assist us in making sure that we remain consistent across all functions, departments, and sectors.

Our 5 core values are as follows:

· Caring - we are attentive, we listen and learn from each other

· Committed - we are committed to delivering results

· Courageous - we dare to explore new realms of possibility

· Collaborative - we trust each other and work as a reliable team

· Creative - we think outside the box, with expertise and imagination

To be considered for this opportunity, you will already have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

“emagine is an equal opportunity employer, and employment practices are based strictly on merit. It is the policy of the Company to give equal opportunity in employment regardless of sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, age, disability, gender reassignment, pregnancy and maternity, religion or ethnic origin.”


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Back End Developer Go (Golang) with Third Light
Cambridge, United Kingdom / Remote£40k - £55k
1 month ago

Job Description

Third Light is hiring a back-end developer, either a seasoned Go developer or a back-end developer looking to cross-train to Go.

You may work remotely as your full-time arrangement, joining a team that already includes remote workers.

This is about delivering sophisticated new product features for release to our state-of-the-art software service that helps companies manage and share their digital media files easily – features that will have immediate positive impact for our global user base.

We’re a small and expanding software development team, building an enterprise application with a highly-polished UI, using the very best and latest techniques. We employ an iterative, design-led process where everyone on the team gets a say. We’re agile and manage our work using a gentle Kanban process with daily stand-ups and we encourage a lightweight, productive approach to development.

Our product is a JavaScript application loosely-coupled to a back end built on Go microservices and legacy PHP. We use microservices for all new features and Go is our chosen language to do this. In parallel we are migrating our older codebase to Go microservices.

Your opinion and expertise will be valued from day one.

Upcoming projects within the team

  • Create a metrics & reporting system to track usage of features, document downloads and image views
  • Implement a full SFTP client & server interface to integrate with SLR Cameras and legacy systems
  • Extend workflow and automation microservices to create intuitive automated channel publishing tools
  • Implement a scripting layer, API proxy and key-value storage engine for template-publishing tool
  • Create a chat server that provides in-app chat while integrating with external chat systems (e.g. Slack)
  • Automate orchestration of microservices in our product e.g. exploring Kubernetes
  • < your idea here! >

We’re looking for

  • Someone who’s positive about Go and wishes to learn and embrace this exciting language
  • Proven back end coding skills, in a Linux environment e.g. any of; Go, Java, PHP, Node.js, Python, Erlang, Haskell, Ruby
  • An enthusiasm for continuous unit and integration testing
  • Skills designing, building, testing and maintaining web services, ideally microservices
  • Ability to maintain and support a large, live, production codebase
  • Familiarity with relational databases e.g. MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Familiarity with continuous integration and deployment preferably within a Git-based workflow
  • Optionally, familiarity with porting an OO monolith to a microservice architecture and/or OO PHP
  • Someone considering mid level back-end Developer jobs such as: Go Developer | Go Microservices Developer | Golang Developer | Java Developer | Node.js Developer | PHP Developer | Python Developer etc.

You may bring - or like to gain - skills exploring any of the following

  • Containers, containers as services and automated container deployment
  • Large-scale storage, manipulation and streaming of multimedia
  • Machine intelligence, visual recognition or similar numerical computation
  • Production experience in systems configuration, monitoring, logging, and metrics gathering

Our current technology mix - we’ll help you get up to speed

Go (aka Golang) | JavaScript | PHP | NGINX | MySQL | SockJS | RabbitMQ | Debian | macOS | VMware | Git | Jira | Bitbucket | Bamboo | Slack | Basecamp


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Software Engineer (Go) with Utility Warehouse
London, United Kingdom£40k - £90k
4 months ago

Job Description

Software Engineer (Go)

Technology

London NW9 5AB, UK

Utility Warehouse is an award winning multi-utility provider, our core offering is simple: all your utilities, one monthly bill. Our network of 45,000 partners add the human touch to our delivery, help us get the word out to our existing members and bring in new ones. We consistently win the Which? awards for our service and don’t believe “good enough” exists when it comes to customer satisfaction.

We’ve got the culture and focus of the earliest stage startups with the resources and strength of an extremely profitable and loved brand. Our eyes are on meteoric growth over the next few years. All the pieces to make it happen are here, we need you to help us put them together.

Our philosophy revolves around getting things done and we only hire people we can trust to do that. Bring your A game and you’ll always get ours. If you’re the type that can deliver you’ll be rewarded with small, fully autonomous teams that have real ownership of their products using a cutting edge stack in a best-idea-wins meritocracy. If that doesn’t quite cut it, we can throw in flexible and remote working (no, really) with top of market compensation.

As for the tech we use: the best tool is the right tool. Go and React are our bread and butter but nothing is stopping you from reaching for something else if it does it better. We deploy to Kubernetes across both AWS and GCP with some help from Terraform. We run a mature event sourced microservice architecture using Kafka, NATS and GRPC. As much as is possible we code in the open on GitHub. If it can be open- sourced, it shall. If we can submit a PR instead of building our own, we will. Getting your hands dirty from the top to the bottom of the stack isn’t a promise to be broken, it’s a requirement. If you’re only good at parts of it that’s okay, we’ll quickly make you good at all of it.

Squads currently hiring Software Engineers:

The Partner Experience squad is responsible for providing digital tools that help partners be more successful. The primary goal of the partner experience team is to increase the size of UW’s customer base by creating a well informed and highly motivated network. Using gamification techniques, the team delivers innovate tools covering and supporting the entire partner lifecycle from recruitment over on-boarding to enduring self-service business management to provoke continuous activity throughout the network.

The Energy squad is responsible for providing the systems that allow UW to integrate with the energy industry and function as a large Energy supplier; the frontend systems that allow our operational staff to manage the UW energy supply base and the systems to provide information and accurate energy billing to our customers. The team’s primary goals are to improve the operational efficiency of the operations and customer services teams by providing innovative and simple to use software solutions; ensure business continuity as a supplier by providing robust industry integration and regulatory compliant systems and build the platforms to allow UW to become an innovator for customer offerings in the Energy supply market.

The Insurance squad is responsible for the delivery of enhanced P&L through the successful growth of our new insurance business unit. It’s anticipated this 6th core service might also help improve customer retention. The team is responsible for the delivery of a platform for the insurance suite of services and products which will grow over time. The team owns the lifecycles of the insurance policies and manages any industry interactions, API integrations that are required to orchestrate this. This team is also responsible for enhancing customer data from customers answers during quotes process.

Careers page here: https://careers.utilitywarehouse.co.uk/

Github here: https://github.com/utilitywarehouse


Perks & Benefits

Share options, energy discounts

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Senior DevOps Engineer with DroneDeploy
San Francisco / Los Angeles / Portland, USA /Remote$130k – $180k
9 months ago

Job Description

DroneDeploy is the leading cloud software platform for commercial drones, making the power of aerial data accessible and productive for everyone. Trusted by businesses and individuals in over 140 countries worldwide, we are transforming the way drone users collect, manage and digest impactful data in a variety of industries, including agriculture, real estate, mining and construction. Simple by design and easy to use, DroneDeploy builds revolutionary software compatible with any drone. If you’re excited about drones and want to help us create a simple and seamless experience for drone users across the world, we’d love to hear from you!

The Challenge

The DevOps team is tasked with ensuring the reliability and security of our exponentially scaling platform, while serving as a force multiplier for the rest of the engineering organization. Other teams rely upon our expert guidance to design a product that earns the trust of our users, without slowing down the pace of development. We believe that automation and developer empowerment are the key to creating systems that are reliable and secure by default, while minimizing cycle times. We use a collection of SaaS, open source, and proprietary technologies; whichever provides the right solution and seamless integrations for that piece of the puzzle. Some of the key technologies we leverage include Docker (for code packaging and deployment), Kubernetes (for container orchestration), Ansible (for lightweight config management), and Terraform (to control our cloud infrastructure).

The Role

In this position you will be expected to:

-Have a mind for simplifying unnecessary complexity. -Empathize with the people who use the systems you build. -Excel at critical thinking and adapt to new situations. -Anticipate future problems, without over-engineering the present. -Share your expertise with others, but never stop learning new things.

We are looking for someone with:

-A depth of knowledge in at least one domain. -Minimum of 2 years’ experience managing complex systems using software. -Experience writing and maintaining software applications in languages such as Golang, Python, Ruby, Java, C#, JavaScript, C, C++, etc. (not just scripts, side projects ok). -Available to work on-site within our San Francisco office, or work remotely on Pacific Standard Time hours. -Familiarity with configuration management systems (e.g. Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Salt, Terraform, CloudFormation). -Experience solving difficult problems with a scripting language (e.g. Bash, Ruby, Python) in a Linux environment.

Bonus points:

-Experience with container technology (Docker/cgroups/LXC/etc) and container orchestration (Kubernetes/Mesos/CloudFoundry/etc). -Experience with major cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc).

Life at DroneDeploy

We’re a team of star wars loving, hot sauce eating, tech enthusiasts with inspirational talents. Everyone is empowered to explore and implement new ideas and improvements. We enjoy our collaborative office environment and encourage each other to push boundaries. We host weekly Friday night BBQs on our rooftop deck, offer great salaries, generous equity,100% employee health coverage, unlimited vacation and delicious catered meals among other perks.

DroneDeploy is an equal opportunity employer.


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Site Reliability Engineer with KIWI.KI
Berlin, Germany€50k – €50k
9 months ago

Job Description

Our goal is to replace the physical key and to revolutionize key management. Our smart access-as-a-service solution KIWI allows users to unlock doors completely hands-free with our identity token KIWI Ki or by using our KIWI App. Our customers from the real estate industry use the KIWI Portal to simplify key management. And service providers like Deutsche Post and waste management companies open the doors of apartment buildings with KIWI. More than 47.000 households in 15 cities are already connected to the KIWI Infrastructure.

Our development team is an interdisciplinary mix, covering the full range from hardware and firmware development through systems, web, and mobile. Our highest priority is safeguarding the privacy and security of our users. We believe that it’s possible to have a connected system without gathering huge amounts of information on the private lives of our customers. As a result, we have developed our whole system almost entirely in-house, using cutting-edge cryptography, an innovative wireless sensor network, and an open-source approach.

YOUR ROLE

The role of the SRE at KIWI is to allow for the business to make changes quickly and safely within the company. Your role includes: - Working with the business to translate business requirements into technical implementations. - Designing and building tooling and process patterns to be used by the rest of the Engineering team. - Maintain production and test environments.

YOUR SKILLS

  • Excellent, in-depth knowledge of GNU/Linux and associated technologies.
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP and UDP.
  • Highly skilled in at least one scripting language.
  • Working experience with Kubernetes, preferably running on CoreOS, continuous integration pipelines (Gitlab-CI, Travis, Circle).
  • An understanding of Ceph network block storage.
  • Python or Golang background a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • A proven track record of working with Linux systems.
  • Able to work autonomously. Identifying and prioritising tasks; experience enough to know when you seek input from others.

WE OFFER

  • A high degree of autonomy, challenging tasks, and the ability to impact the company every day
  • An inspiring work environment based on team spirit, fun and passion for our product
  • Employee stock ownership plan und training budgets
  • German classes for non-native speakers
  • Weekly team breakfast and lunch as well as unlimited coffee and other drinks
  • A friendly and international team in an office in Berlin Mitte

Join our talented team and be a part of the KIWI story! We are looking forward to receive your application. Please apply here: https://kiwi-jobs.personio.de/job/13157#apply. Your contact person is Charlotte.


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Senior Software Engineer - Backend with HotelTonight
San Francisco, USA$130K – $140K
10 months ago

Job Description

HotelTonight makes it remarkably easy to book great hotels at amazing rates on your mobile device for tonight, tomorrow and beyond. Our goal is to be the premier and most loved way to book a place to stay and we’re looking for a Senior Software Engineer to help do just that.

We’re seeking teammates who want to set the standard, question the status quo, and want to keep learning. Part of the greater Product Development team, the Core Services team focuses on the back-end services and infrastructure that support iOS and Android features of the consumer facing app. We are a team of builders; we like to solve problems, take action, and work collaboratively with others to get stuff done.

This is a great opportunity for an engineer who is passionate about the product, thinks of the users, and wants to utilize the latest technologies to deliver industry-changing products. HotelTonight now allows users to book a hotel up to 100 days in advance - an exciting expansion for many reasons, but it’s also a significant change to our backend infrastructure. This means there are some big, challenging projects ahead for you and the rest of the Platform team to tackle.

You’ll have an immediate impact, ensuring that our APIs, infrastructure, and internal tools create a world class user experience and help HotelTonight on its mission to become the only hotel booking app you need on your phone.

Within 1 month, you will

  • Familiarize yourself with our development workflow, tooling and tech stack
  • Learn about the upcoming initiatives and projects you’ll be owning
  • Release bug fixes and feature improvements to our production environment
  • Actively participate in our code review process

Within 3 months, you will

  • Collaborate with other engineers, product managers, designers, and domain experts to iterate on and improve core business logic and user-facing features
  • Develop, modify, and maintain our e-commerce platform while optimizing for speed, user experience, and continued 99.99% availability
  • Support critical production systems as part of our on-call rotation
  • Leverage instrumentation to identify and diagnose performance bottlenecks
  • Own the delivery and deployment of the services you build into our containerized production cluster

Within 12 months you’ll do

  • Lead end-to-end development of mission-critical features
  • Work on managing and scaling the infrastructure that enables our services to process millions of requests per day
  • Evaluate and experiment with new technologies and techniques that can be added to our tech stack to solve the trickiest of problems
  • Work alongside other engineers to define the future of HotelTonight’s core services

Why this opportunity is cool

  • You’ll be able to directly contribute to and shape the systems that power HotelTonight’s marketplace
  • You’ll work alongside and be exposed to senior leaders across the company; an opportunity to learn and grow from those around you
  • You’ll work with other teams across the company on a wide range of projects, ranging from end-user-facing features to behind-the-scenes improvements to our bookings, payments, and notifications platforms
  • You’ll help implement and refine best practices for deploying, monitoring, alerting, and performance testing critical services

What you will need to be successful in this role

  • Extensive experience in software development working as a Backend Engineer
  • Strong expertise in Ruby and RSpec (or similar) and an interest in other languages (e.g. Golang, Elixir)
  • Working knowledge of relational databases like MySQL and PostgreSQL
  • Familiarity with any of the following is a plus: AWS, Ansible, Docker, Elasticsearch, Kafka, Packer, RabbitMQ (or other queueing systems), Terraform, Redis
  • Experience scaling and maintaining high-traffic, service-oriented production systems
  • Ability to tackle broad, challenging problems in an analytical, pragmatic way
  • Empathy for users, teammates, and other stakeholders
  • Love working as part of a team and continuously strive for self-improvement

Perks & Benefits

  • An official Best Places to Work (2 years running!)
  • The opportunity to define mobile commerce and change the way people book travel
  • A people-focused organization dedicated to making sure you’re challenged, learning, growing, and recognized for all the great work you do
  • The camaraderie of a driven, agile team that is building something disruptive
  • Excellent health, dental, vision and 401k plans, and stock options too
  • Fun stuff - quarterly travel stipend, flexible time off, subsidized cell phone plans and fitness memberships, and the opportunity to spin the HT Roulette wheel to win a spontaneous weekend getaway!
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Software Engineer, Backend with Mercari Inc
Tokyo, Japan$65k - $120k
1 week ago

Job Description

We believe the world needs a place where people can exchange their loved goods. That’s why we built Mercari—to connect people who want to buy and sell things of emotional value through their mobile phones. Mercari has grown to become a leading community-powered marketplace in Japan that brings together millions of people every day.

▼About this position

Mercari’s Backend Team is currently entering a major transition phase as part of the company’s efforts to fulfill our mission of “creating value in a global marketplace where anyone can buy & sell.” The Mercari app has been growing at an incredible pace ever since its release and is now the largest C2C platform in Japan. The Mercari API codebase has also expanded in line with the service’s growth and the variety of challenges faced. As we anticipate our service to grow at an even greater speed in the future, we are aiming to use microservices to help achieve Mercari JP’s mission.
 Although the Mercari API was designed and implemented as a monolithic API, we are working on migrating the API to microservices. This will allow us to divide responsibilities and make technological investments for a stronger system and organization capable of handling even greater expansion. Of course, we will continue to run our services as we implement these changes, and we aim to make daily improvements to provide an even better experience for our customers. Our backend engineers are expected to uphold the values “Go Bold” and “All for One” as they work to transform our systems and organization and contribute to our service’s growth. We are seeking backend engineers who can work proactively and independently during the team’s current stage, taking ownership over various discussions, developing features, providing spec feedback, and making technical decisions.

▼Job Description

・Design, development, and operation of Mercari’s API and web app using Go and PHP ・Design, development, and operation of tools to support the customer support team and planning-related work ・Design, development, and operation of various microservices making up the Mercari API ・Lead the team’s development

REQUIREMENTS ▼Minimum Qualifications

・Strong understanding of the company mission and values ・Experience with design, development, and operation of web applications using two programming languages including Go, PHP, JavaScript ・Knowledge of and experience with software test including unit testing, functional testing, e2e testing ・Knowledge of and experience with optimization of queries and table design for the efficient usage of RDBMS ・Experience with team development using Git/Github or similar version management systems ・Ability to design, develop and operate large-scale services in heavy traffic scenarios ・Experience with project management and/or team leadership

▼Preferred ・Experience developing and operating using the microservice architecture ・Experience with on-call support for a service ・Knowledge of web app security ・Experience with development using external APIs such as payment, delivery, etc. ・Experience sharing and contributing to an OSS project ・Experience with scrum

▼Technical Environment ・Languages: Go, PHP, JavaScript, etc. ・Middleware: MySQL, Memcached, Nginx, Solr, Docker, Kubernetes, etc. ・Infrastructure: Dedicated servers, Google Cloud Platform ・Other tools/services: Slack, JIRA, GitHub, Circle CI, etc. ・Process: Scrum


Perks & Benefits

・Health insurance

・Incentive program

・Employee stock ownership plan

・Full transportation coverage

・Custom PC

・Dual screen if needed

・Company smartphone

・Visa & Relocation support

・New Employee Benefits at Mercari「mercibox」 (https://careers.mercari.com/jp/benefits)

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Backend Engineer with Onefootball
Berlin, Germany€58k - €75k
1 month ago

Job Description

Onefootball is the ultimate media platform that enables football fans to get their daily dose of news and scores wherever they are, created by a team of professionals from more than 35 different countries. With +30 engineers based in the heart of Berlin, our mission is to tell the world’s football stories through a stable, scalable and reliable stack. On a monthly base, we reach +30 Million passionate football fans all over the world.

At Onefootball, you will be working in agile, cross functional and self-organized teams to deliver the ultimate product experience for football fans. You will help to create, promote and disseminate standards, gaining valuable experience simultaneously. Our main systems consists of micro service architecture with golang applications serving iOS, Android and Web clients. We have a strong foundation of shipping code through containers using cloud native technologies, such as Kubernetes. You can check our Stackshare page, too.

This role will either be within our Scores team, Users team or News team. We’ll be glad to tell you more about each team in the interview process.

Your role

  • Write code that your co-workers appreciate for its readability and elegance,
  • Work on a growing set of backend services that bring the latest scores, match highlights and statistics for hundreds of competitions to our users in no time by closely cooperating with our Product team,
  • Be responsible for delivering features and APIs on the backend service side in close cooperation with our Frontend and Apps teams.

Your profile

  • Experience in developing and maintaining fast, scalable and well-documented APIs,
  • Knowledge in developing backend services using Go,
  • Experience with MySQL, PostgreSQL and Redis and ability to optimize and use them effectively,
  • Solid understanding of what scalability, caching and load testing mean,
  • You’re convinced that the best backend is made of simple, easy-to-understand building blocks that form a reliable system,
  • Knowledge of the current trends in architecture and microservices,
  • Experience in Docker, Kubernetes and agile methodologies are pluses.

What we offer

At Onefootball we offer a fantastic workplace in Berlin, Prenzlauer Berg, with amazing rooftop terrace, kicker tables and FIFA corner. We provide great IT equipment, free beverages, fruits and cereals in an empowering, international and agile working environment.

As we proudly value our long-term co-workers, we offer one additional vacation day for each working year. You also have the opportunity to attend industry events & conferences, as part of our learning and development system. Add monthly parties & events to a culture of knowledge sharing – with weekly lightning talks, learning sessions and meetups – and you’ll get a great impression of how life working at Onefootball is.

If we have captured your interest and you want to help us build the ultimate media platform for football fans, apply now and join our engineering team!

Onefootball strives for a healthy and safe workplace and is committed to building diverse teams.


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