Are you a Senior Web Engineer who's looking to join a company that's going to have a positive impact on the world rather than just producing distractions? If so, we think we've got the opportunity you're looking for. As a Senior Web Engineer, you've faced big challenges in building scaleable web applications that service hundreds of thousands or millions of users. You understand the dynamic nature of the Web and stay at least two steps ahead. You know your application's peak QPS as well as your phone number and it effects every line of beautiful code you write.
Have written highly scalable web applications, preferably in Java or Scala
Have your preference of distributed data store (Riak, Redis, Cassandra, etc.) and use at least one regularly
Know web security inside and out (XSS, CSRF/XSRF)
Understand the challenges of building social, real-time applications
Are cautious by nature, but your communication with the Ops Team lets you sleep at night
5+ years of professional programming experience
You've done this before
Worked with the Amazon Web Service APIs (EC2, S3, SQS, SNS)
Experienced in a scripting language such as Python
Have built applications using the Lift framework
Love playing Ping Pong
* Competitive compensation, stock options, health/dental, a brand new rig of your choosing, and everything you see here- http://www.qwiki.com/work-here/benefits.
* You'll be the next member of an incredible, growing team
* Create something unbelievably cool from scratch, and maybe even change the world