PR.com, a Business and PR Website and one of the leading online press release distribution services, is seeking a Software Engineer to join our development team in a role with tremendous growth opportunity.
Interested in creating and building new features/applications and improving existing applications used by millions of people? Want to solve large scale, highly complex technical problems? The position is full-time and will play a critical role in building the next generation system behind PR.com, creating web applications that reach millions of people and building high volume servers.
We're seeking an innovative pioneer interested in being at the forefront of driving an already highly successful website with big future plans.
Developing and executing business and technical requirements for PR.com
Architecting, designing, coding, and testing LAMP web applications
Testing and enhancing existing product features
Developing new products and features from the ground up using cutting edge technologies
Collaborate with others on design, development, testing, documentation and production support tasks
Writing clean and well documented code
Improving and monitoring application availability
Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science
In-depth knowledge of PHP, MySQL, Linux, Apache (LAMP)
Knowledge of source control systems such as Subversion
Desire to work in an exciting fast-paced, entrepreneurial, startup environment
Passion for and experience developing great web products end-to-end
Smart, ability to work through complex problems and get things done quickly with fast release cycles
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience with distributed databases
Experience building social networking / media websites (web 2.0)
Experience with large, scalable PHP / MySQL websites
Good knowledge of command-line Linux
Experience with MySQL replication or cluster, a plus
Experience configuring, implementing, and maintaining high availability environments, a plus
PR.com is a young, financially secure, fast growing company.
Excellent long term opportunity with tremendous growth potential.
Please submit resume, cover letter, salary history, and salary requirement.
We offer employees a comprehensive array of generous benefits, including medical, paid time off, 401(k) and more!
Job Location: New York City / Long Island (plus, potential for telecommuting)