Software Engineer - Payment Systems
Would you like to work on software systems that process thousands of customer payments a day? Zoosk is looking for a software engineer to join our growing Payment Systems team. You will build and maintain the software systems that drive all payment processing and financial reconciliation for Zoosk. This is a critical role in the engineering organization and represents a great opportunity for an engineer to hone their skills on a high-volume system.
Zoosk is the romantic social network that helps members create and share their romantic journeys, with millions of members from around the globe enjoying the service each month. Zoosk provides members at different stages of their romantic journey with a fun and social set of tools such as Romantic Moments, Couple Profiles, and the Personals application. Members can easily access Zoosk’s services from its website, its Facebook app, mobile devices, and a downloadable desktop application. Zoosk is available in 25 languages and has members in more than 70 countries. Founded in 2007 by Shayan Zadeh and Alex Mehr, Zoosk, Inc. is based in San Francisco and backed by Canaan Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, and ATA Ventures.
Zoosk was featured in 2012's The Digital 100: The World's Most Valuable Private Tech Companies: http://www.businessinsider.com/2012-digital-100
Design, code and maintain software libraries that process Zoosk financial transactions for millions of users. Produce code that provides access to data, job scheduling, business logic and reporting.
Collaborate with other engineers and the product team to define clear software deliverables and establish milestones for projects.
Integrate your code with third-party APIs.
Own significant portions of the codebase and monitor its performance in the production environment.
Identify opportunities to improve Zoosk software infrastructure. Research technologies and generate proof of concepts for review.
Have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or something related.
Can code in PHP or Java, preferably on a LAMP stack.
Understand relational databases, ideally MySQL with large data sets.
Have worked for 1-2 years building web-based, data-driven software systems.
Know a bit about payment processing and accounting practices, but this is not a requirement. We prefer a software engineer with strong CS fundamentals eager to apply these in a high-volume environment where performance and accuracy are critical.
We will take good care of you :) We offer competitive base, bonus, equity, 100% employer covered benefits (health, vision, dental), 401K, health and wellness programs, and commuter benefits. We also have evening meals and a stocked kitchen with plenty of drinks and snacks to keep you going. Did I mention we love dogs? We are dog friendly and are always looking to add new furry friends to our growing group of Zoosk canines.
Sound interesting? Please click the link below to apply or apply directly on our careers page. We look forward to hearing from you! :)
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