BitTorrent is the world’s largest peer-based technology company. We’ve created a globally recognized ecosystem of technology protocols, consumer software, and electronics devices that help people find, share and move digital media. Our technologies are used by hundreds of millions of people around the world and drive between 20% and 40% of global Internet traffic.
We are a profitable, multi-national company that is backed by some of the world's leading investors, including Accel Partners (Facebook, Groupon, Dropbox, AdMob, etc.) and DCM (About.com, Foundry Networks, Sling Media, Clearwire, etc). Our company is led by a team of proven entrepreneurs that have generated billions of dollars in shareholder returns. We're looking for talented and motivated people to join our rapidly growing team.
BitTorrent offers a unique and compelling work environment. We are proponents of the open Internet and we serve one of the largest user demographics in history. We take these responsibilities seriously and hire accordingly. We work with only the brightest engineers and the most talented business people we can find. Everyone on our team is here to do meaningful work with broad reaching impact. We have a fun yet challenging work environment that fosters diversity, creativity and teamwork. Our team members receive industry leading salaries, stock options, premium benefits, and state-of-the-art offices in San Francisco’s SOMA district.
As a Web Engineer, you’ll be developing the next generation of BitTorrent services in close concert with the community and client development team. You'll be implementing web based services supporting the BitTorrent clients and monetization strategies. You will be working the whole stack, from backend APIs, front-end programming and operational suppo
Server side development using one of the the following languages: python (preferred), ruby, PHP, perl or java
Architectural issues that influence performance and scalability
Dealing with a lights out operational environment such as Amazon AWS
Configuration and deployment tools like Puppet, Chef, Fabric, JenkinsNice to have experience in advertising and ad servers such as OpenX, AdZerk, DFP, etc