Soundcloud is looking for an experienced web developer with knowledge of the latest web development tools and methodologies. You are an excellent team player and keen on new challenges in a start-up environment.
If you are passionate about sound and music, then throw your hat in the ring!
Develop the backend parts of new key features for the SoundCloud Rails-based platform.
Optimize the backend of existing features for performance and stability.
Find and resolve issues with the platform in close communication with our users.
Solid experience with Ruby and at least one more language (preferably C/C++).
Significant experience with Ruby on Rails and at least one other web application framework.
Great SQL skills, including complex queries and optimization.
Strong fluency in nginx/Thin/MySQL/*nix stack.
Experience with test-driven development as well as queue-based architectures, specifically RabbitMQ.
Working knowledge of music production tools and techniques.
Writing and UI design skills a plus.