Senior Software Engineer - Platform Team

Engineering San Mateo, California


We are an award winning late stage SaaS start up that is revolutionizing the $165B recruitment market with a hiring platform based on cutting edge technologies and network integrations with Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter just to name a few. We power the hiring for rapidly growing startups to Fortune 500 companies like LinkedIn, ServiceNow, Nest, Sound Cloud, Square and many more. We have a cross collaborative environment with a company culture unlike any other. We offer a competitive salary, medical/dental benefits, PTO, paid holidays, and pre-IPO stock. Join our team!

The Role 

As a Senior Software Engineer in the platform team, you will be entrusted with the design and development of scalable infrastructure components that will be re-used by all web based applications at Jobvite. Some examples of these platform subsystems include - real-time search infrastructure, reliable messaging services, document processing framework, scalable logging and tracking services, big data, and analytics framework. Your responsibilities will include defining a scalable platform vision and strategy, presenting it to the management team and working with world-class engineers to execute on that vision. As part of your job, you will review existing platform subsystems, come up with proposals for new designs and progressive improvements and deliver product launches in a rapid innovation environment.

In this role, you will have the freedom and ownership to turn your ideas into great products. 

What you should bring:

-BE or equivalent degree in Computer Science or related field

-5+ years of software design and development experience

-Strong Java/J2EE Experience, MySQL, Hibernate, JMS, Spring (Core, MVC, Integration)

-Familiar with SDLC tools - Ant, Maven, Git, SVN, Jenkins, Travis, Puppet, Ansible, Docker

-Experience with AWS services and deployments for a SaaS product is highly desirable

-Prior experience with NoSQL databases such as Mongo/DynamoDB is desirable

-Strong knowledge of open source technologies such as Apache, Solr, Lucene, Elastic Search, Memcached

-Familiar with Agile methodology, test-driven development, source control management, and automated testing

-Recruiting industry experience is a plus

-Big Pluses - URLs to share with us showing open source contributions, websites you’ve worked on, questions you’ve answered on Stack Overflow, or anything else that shows off your expertise


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