Ruby on Rails Application Engineer Brightcove
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Ruby on Rails Application Engineer
Zencoder | San Francisco, CA, United States
Req ID: NRQ
Zencoder offers awesome, API-driven video tools in the cloud. Our users range from small startups to major broadcasters. Customers love us and we're growing quickly, now as a part of the Brightcove product suite. Come be a part of the future of web video.
We're looking for an Application Engineer to work on our cloud-based transcoding software. This is a developer role, but we are looking for a developer with specific experience with operations. Zencoder consists of hundreds of servers running our API, queuing, transcoding, monitoring, and more. You will help work on APIs, queuing, scaling, and fault-tolerance.
What you'll do:
- You have experience building large applications in multiple languages. (We mostly use Ruby, with some C, Java, and Go sprinkled in.)
- You have experience developing and deploying software at high scale.
- You understand the basics of scalable cloud systems: Linux, security, Amazon EC2, HTTP, and web service architecture.
- You're familiar with message queues, relational databases, and other data stores. You know the tradeoffs between Riak, Redis, Zookeeper, and Postgresql.
- You understand the principles of software craftsmanship. You write clean code, even when working on extremely hard problems. You unit test everything.
- Work on Zencoder's engineering team. Improve and expand our existing cloud backend.
- Improve our job queuing, auto-scaling, server packing, and resiliancy.
- We scaled by 10x last year. Help us get to the next 10x-100x of scale.
What we look for in all employees:
- Salary and full benefits
- Stock options in a growing company
- Catered lunches every day
- Aeron chair and a Mac setup of your choice
- Commuter benefits
- Relocation help to the Bay Area
How to apply:
- Ambition to make things awesome, not just good enough
- Excitement about Zencoder and what we're building
- Positive attitude and desire to work with great people
- Send us a cover letter (required) explaining why you think you would be a good fit for this position. Include your resume, plus links to your Github profile, projects you've worked on, talks you given, etc.
- Check out Zencoder's API and tell us one thing you would do to make it better
Brightcove is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and participates in E-Verify.
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