Backupify is a well-funded, venture-backed startup company in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Backupify is already the leading provider of cloud-to-cloud backup services for Google Apps and Social Media applications. With a fast-growing user base, a dynamic work environment, flexible hours, a generous benefits package, and a first-class team of engineers and business professionals, Backupify is a great place to work.
Backupify seeks exceptional software engineers with a passion for creating great products and a desire to work hard in a startup environment as we expand the capabilities of our cutting-edge cloud-to-cloud backup offerings.
Feature development at all levels of the stack, which includes Ruby on Rails, Redis, Resque, Cassandra, and Postgres.
Maintenance and enhancement of all automated tests related to any features touched or developed.
Bug resolution, support of the platform in its production environment
The ideal candidate for this role loves creating great software, has experience creating online consumer applications, and is constantly looking to learn and expand their technical skills. The role requires:
a passion for creating exceptional code
several years of professional experience developing software for SaaS or online customer-accessible web applications.
fearlessness in the face of any technology: a desire to use whatever best solves the problem, even if outside of prior experience
ability to easily make use of core tools and technology such as git, Linux/Unix, SQL
a college degree in computer science or closely related field
experience and love of working in a startup or small-company environment
Additional Useful Skills: Though not strictly required, the following skills are valuable in the role:
ruby/rails fluency – we code in Ruby, but welcome great engineers ready to learn
git or other source control systems
experience with our key technologies: AWS, Cassandra, Redis, Resque
being an active contributor to open source projects