System Developer

Engineering Vancouver, British Columbia


Description

System Developer

Job Summary:

 

Reporting to the Manager of Software Development, the candidate will be designing and developing mail application software in a hosted environment with a focus on back-end technologies like anti-spam, anti-virus, mail delivery, encryption and storage. We are looking for a motivated and energetic software developer with experience developing network services in a Unix environment.

 

The applicant will work in a fast paced, rewarding environment and be given the opportunity to contribute to various products that are used daily by millions of users.  Excellent communication skills, both spoken and written are a must, as you will be working closely with the operations team to address scalability and performance challenges, and participate in software design and code reviews.

 

We're looking for a self-motivated developer with working knowledge in several of the following areas:

 

  • RESTful APIs and Web Services
  • Mail hosting, routing and related technologies, common protocols (IMAP, SMTP)
  • Full text searching and cryptography
  • Web and spam filtering systems
  • Distributed systems in a Linux environment
  • High availability systems and databases
  • Familiarity with MySQL, NSQ and REDISJob Duties
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  • Participate in an Agile development environment / Scrum team
  • Development of email security services (anti-spam, anti-virus, etc)
  • Develop software in Go, C and Python to support the email and storage platforms.
  • Participate in product development meetings, technical discussions, design and code reviews, and project scoping
  • Work to project schedules and commitments; track activities and progress using Jira
  • Engage in maintenance and support activities
  • Troubleshoot problems, resolve defects and deliver solutions 
  • Work closely with operations to troubleshoot issues and address scalability and performance concerns Job Requirements and Experience
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  • BSc or MSc in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent.
  • A minimum of 3 years of professional software development experience
  • Self-starter with the ability to work both independently and as part of a team on multiple projects in a fast-paced development environment
  • Proficient in Go, C or C++
  • Experience with SQL and JSON
  • Experience with Python and/or Perl
  • Experience with Git and Linux
  • Experience with Docker is a plus
  • Knowledge of build systems such as Bamboo and Jenkins is a plus
  • Disciplined in OO design and coding, and unit testing
  • Ability to comprehend, analyze, and make alterations to existing systems
  • Attention to detail and a passion for quality
  • Willingness and flexibility to use other programming languages or tools most appropriate to the task
About FuseMail: Founded in 1994, FuseMail was one of the world's first hosted messaging specialists. With over 15 years of experience in providing hosted email services to businesses, we have the expertise to ensure that your valuable corporate messages are always delivered safely and securely. FuseMail offers a variety of email services that can be tailored to the needs of SMB and SME sized businesses (20 to 2,000 seats), including email hosting, security, archiving and encryption. FuseMail's award-winning outsourced email services protect more than a million email boxes every day and can ensure that your valuable corporate messages are delivered safely and securely—while remaining more cost-effective than self-managed in-house systems.

FuseMail (a j2 Cloud Services Company) offers a variety of email services that can be tailored to the needs of SMB and SME sized businesses (20 to 2,000 seats), including email hosting, security, archiving and encryption. FuseMail's award-winning outsourced email services protect more than a million email boxes every day and can ensure that your valuable corporate messages are delivered safely and securely—while remaining more cost-effective than self-managed in-house systems.

About j2 Global

Founded in 1995, j2 Global® (NASDAQ:JCOM) is an award winning, leading provider of Internet services through its two divisions: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media.

The Business Cloud Services Division offers Internet fax, virtual phone, hosted email, email marketing, online backup, unified communications and CRM solutions. It markets its services principally under the brand names eFax®, eVoice®, FuseMail®, Campaigner®, KeepItSafe® and Onebox® and operates a messaging network spanning 49 countries on six continents.

The Digital Media Division, created with j2 Cloud Services’ November 2012 acquisition of Ziff Davis, Inc.

Ziff Davis, Inc. is the leading digital media company specializing in the technology, gaming and men's lifestyle categories, reaching over 117 million unique visitors per month. Ziff Davis sites include IGN.com, PCMag.com, AskMen.com, ComputerShopper.com, ExtremeTech.com, Geek.com, LogicBuy.com and Toolbox.com. Ziff Davis also operates NetShelter, the largest community of technology publishers dedicated to consumer electronics, computing and mobile communications. Ziff Davis B2B is a leading provider of online research to enterprise buyers and high-quality leads to IT vendors.

As of December 31, 2016, j2 Cloud Services had achieved 21 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth.

For more information about j2, please visit www.j2global.com

Our Culture:

At j2 Global®, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community. We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for an environment that rewards your best work.

J2 Global offers competitive salaries, health benefits, a 401k, and company-sponsored events. If you’re seeking a dynamic work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then j2 is the place for you.

J2 Global® is an Equal Opportunity Employer.