RedThorne is a well-funded Internet TV start-up based in warm and sunny Los Angeles CA. By leveraging key partners in Cable TV, Hollywood, and advertising, we plan to build an end to end Internet-based television service with unlimited on-demand content and targeted, addressable advertising with real-time analytics that are actually reliable and accurate. This is an exciting opportunity to join a team that will build a next generation TV service from the bottom up.
The Software Developer, Server Technology is the software engineer responsible for development of server software technologies at RedThorne. We are looking for highly motivated individuals with the ability to work with concurrent projects and aggressive deadlines in a friendly, collaborative environment. If you are creative, analytical, and enjoy solving problems we would love to hear from you.
Help design and build different server applications and tools from scratch.
Write reusable software libraries and integrate rich & scalable UI into web applications.
Collaborate closely with other departments like database and QA for a smoother software development process.
Research, evaluate, test and maintain software development tools and utilities.
Experience with Content Delivery Networks such as Akamai, Level 3, etc.
Experience with web analytics and providers such as WebTrends, Google Analytics, Omniture, etc.
Experience with targeted advertising technologies and recommendation engines.
Experience with Peer-to-Peer (P2P) and Distributed technologies and architectures, including Distributed Hash Tables (DHT).
Expert level knowledge and experience implementing dynamic, database-driven, scalable, high-availability web-based applications.
Expert at Object Oriented Design and Development, Web Services (WCF is a plus).
Good at jQuery, CSS and rich Internet applications frameworks such as Flash and Silverlight, etc.
Good at XML, Windows forms applications, LINQ, Software Design Patterns.
Good understanding of relational database management systems and SQL.
Experience with Task Driven Development and iterative Agile Development.
Excellent version control workflow (VSS, CVS, SVN, etc.).
Good problem solving techniques.
• Help change TV forever.
• You probably won't find a better sandbox to play in.
• We are actually paying competitive salaries with benefits.
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