ideeli is a leading online retail site dedicated to delivering a unique, exciting daily shopping experience with a curated selection of offerings across the apparel, accessories, home, shoes, kids, travel and lifestyle categories. Each limited-time sale event offers privileged prices on the best brands and experiences. Most sale events start at noon ET and last only 40 hours.
Launched in 2007 and headquartered in the Soho neighborhood of New York City, the company now has over 4 million members across the United States.
Life at ideeli
ideeli is a huge cloud shop located in NYC (SoHo) with Ruby on Rails / MySQL on a Linux / Amazon EC2 / S3 platform.
We need smart, innovative creative thinkers to help us solve complex challenges associated with building robust, fault-tolerant, high-performance, scalable systems.
Here is why
* Our site exceeds one thousand (1,000) hits / sec at peak
* Push a Gigabit / sec bandwidth on a RoR stack
* 100 plus “add to cart” / sec
* Scaled front-end with 3 to 30 AWS instances and another 25 in the back-end
* New memcache techniques
* iPhone / mobile implementation