Join 2012's Best Company to Work for in B.C!
As an Intermediate Software Engineer at HootSuite you'll design, implement and ship back-end software components to build a platform with which our customers can manage and measure their social networks. You'll also tackle the technical challenges of implementing a service oriented architecture and contribute to our technical roadmap.
Read about some of the things we're doing here: http://code.hootsuite.com
- Ship high-quality, working software to HootSuite’s customers
- Work with a small team to understand our business initiatives and turn those into shippable experiments on our products
- Nurture the development of more junior Engineers
- Contribute to our technical evolution by sharing your knowledge with our Engineering teams
- Provide Engineering subject matter expertise and thought leadership within HootSuite and the broader technical community
Required Skills & Experience:
- Experience building high-performance, large-scale, distributed server applications and reliable software
- Intermidiate knowledge of PHP, MySQL (or other RDMBS) and Memcached
- Familiarity and an opinion on NoSQL data stores
- Passion for automation including writing unit and integration tests
- B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field or related experience
- Experience building and shipping your own personal projects
- Understanding why ZeroMQ over AMQP and vice versa
- Experience implementing APIs for social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+)
- You have a sizeable portfolio of 'Difficult problems... solved'
- You like to ship things you design and build
- You like to move fast
- You like to make decisions
- You like to take calculated risks
- You have a github account with public projects, not just forks
- We like to learn
- We like to work in small, rapid iterations
- We like to automate
- We like to make things visible so others can understand them, challenge them, solve them
- We get things done
Vancouver, BC, Canada
How to apply:
Impress us with your passion and your dedication. Send more than just a resume.
- Date Posted:
- Feb 14, 2014 4:22 PM PST
- HootSuite Media, Inc.
HootSuite is a social relationship platform for businesses and organizations to collaboratively execute social media strategies across multiple social networks from one secure, web-based dashboard. Launch marketing campaigns, identify and grow audience, and distribute targeted messages using HootSuite’s unique social media dashboard. Streamline team workflow with scheduling and assignment tools and reach audiences... more