Backend Engineer

Backend Engineer

San Francisco, California  - Permanent

Job Description

Our client is one of the fastest growing companies in San Francisco at the moment. They are a huge player in the sports and event ticketing industry and are responsible for building communities through a stellar mobile experience that puts the best live events in your hand.

We are currently looking for an engineer that is extremely passionate about building a powerful and robust platform. You are an individual that is eager to dig deep into a platform you love and improve and build on end-to-end performance.

This individual will be directly responsible for delivering on a dependable high-volume platform. You are the type of person who believes in an API first philosophy and helps drive on all the features through collaboration in discussions with other engineers and technical reviews.

Some of your responsibilities will include, but not be limited too:
-Architecting, implementing, and scaling our clients GO infrastructure, while reaching tens of thousands of live entertainment consumers every week
-Building, maintaining and scaling their microservices architecture on AWS
-Helping develop algorithms to beat their competitors to the market
-Working closely with mobile and web teams to develop lasting client-server protocols
-Working with the data team to efficiently build/manage a data pipeline that allows our client to make better data-driven decisions

Special Perks:

-Product credits
-Catered lunches
-Medical, dental, and vision insurance

Must Have Skills:

What we're looking for in this individual:

-Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Physics, or Mathematics
-3+ years of engineering experience
-Experience with client-server paradigm and API development
-Passion for a consistent and responsive user experience


Starting: ASAP