Posted: 2017-12-05 Deadline: 2018-03-05
Who are we
Placements.io is changing the way digital media publishers manage their advertising businesses. Our SaaS platform makes advertising sales, operations, billing and revenue reporting painless for digital media publishers. It's an under-served market with complex problems, and we have some big name clients that trust us to solve them.
We offer competitive salary and equity compensation, open PTO, and health benefits. As a small team, we also enjoy regular company lunches and happy hours near our office located in Pioneer Square.
At Placements, you will make our users happy (*) by automating and improving the tedious parts of their job. You'll touch all facets of our product as we build out the next iteration of our core webapp and integration platform. You'll design features along with our founder and the rest of our dev team, and you'll be responsible for their development through to production. You'll enjoy significant ownership of and responsibility for what you work on, every day. And you'll have a life. We respect your time and rarely work outside of normal business hours.
Best of all, you'll work with a small, smart, and driven team that's not afraid to experiment with new technologies in order to accomplish our mission.
Who are we looking for?
We’re looking for a senior backend engineer to be responsible for working the full lifecycle (design, build, document, unit/functional/load test, and deploy) of backend APIs and infrastructure needed to scale our platform. Our perfect candidate is either a really experienced SDE or Senior Dev looking to grow their career and take ownership of a complex set of internal/external services, datasets, and potentially, lab experiments.
Knowledge of Rails 3.1+, AngularJS, Redis, Memcache, ElasticSearch
Computer Science, Math, Stats, or Engineering Degree
Experience with developing production-grade code
Demonstrated experience of scaling a product from beta to full-blown production
Heroku, AWS, Hadoop/EMR, Redshift
Ruby and at least one additional OO language
Experience with RESTful API design using JSON
Some knowledge of DevOps
Written and Oral English Skills