About the right candidate:
As Qwiki's Platform Engineer, you are passionate about publishing beautiful, engaging content to the web. You have built APIs while sleeping, eating, and watching TV. You are a customer-centric engineer and are excited about both working with content publishers and building self-service consumer tools. "Scala" and "Akka" are names you have considered for your firstborn child, if only for a passing moment. You are a team player and enjoy working closely with Design and Product Management.
Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Knowledge of OO and functional programming
Knowledge of Distributed computing
Database experience: MongoDB or other noSQL database.
Java. Experience with Scala a plus.
Java server-side technologies: Jetty, Akka, ActiveMQ.
* Competitive compensation, stock options, health/dental, a brand new rig of your choosing, and everything you see here.
* You'll be the next member of an incredible, growing team
* Create something unbelievably cool from scratch, and maybe even change the world