Software Developer Backend Services Skyfire
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Skyfire is looking for an experienced Software Developer to help us architect, design and develop the server processes and web-services which will support our Skyfire clients utilizing our optimization capabilities. This product will be used by end users, carriers and partners to deliver an optimal experience to millions of mobile customers.
Design, develop, and modify system level processes.
Trouble-shoot and resolve complex code problems.
Collaborate with the client applications developers to create interoperable elements of an overall system.
Work with others in Engineering, QA and Operations to develop highly reliable and scalable solutions.
Extensive programming background in C/C++ (5+ years).
Experience with PHP (3+ years) and shell scripting
Development in Linux (8+ years) system environments.
Strong understanding of TCP/IP, HTTP and other network protocols together with network architectural concepts.
An expert level understanding of distributed computing concepts, inter- and intra- process communications.
Experience in developing and maintaining high performance, scalable processes and services.
Demonstrable use of object oriented development, memory management, file I/O, concurrency and multithreading.
Familiarity with the integration of open source components and libraries for rapid application development while utilizing best programming techniques including reusability and modular development.
Proficiency with Wireshark, tcpdump and other network diagnostic tools.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Demonstrated experience in working with others to solve challenging technical problems related to functionality, performance and scalability.
Self starter with the ability to assess complex technical requirements.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills with in-depth debugging skills.
Ability to work in small collaborative teams and have a great passion working in an Agile development process environment.
BS degree in Computer Science or a related field
Knowledge and use of secure VPN, IPSec or SSL technologies
Authentication services such as Radius or LDAP
Please send resumes to ?firstname.lastname@example.org?.
Skyfire is dedicated to using cloud computing to improve multimedia experiences on mobile phones, and has created the first ?Compression as a Service? (CAAS) offering for wireless carriers and device makers to better manage the explosion of mobile video consumption.
Although carriers and OEMs form the major customers, Skyfire?s technology has been visible to consumers through the Skyfire browser app, which has enabled Skyfire to refine its technology with millions of users. The app was named the #2 App of All-Time for Android by TechCrunch, and was the top pick in a PC World September 2010 comparison of all Android browsers. Skyfire won the Best Mobile Application-People?s Voice at the 2009 Webby Awards and was named a Top App of 2009 by the New York Times? Gadgetwise. Skyfire?s iPhone and iPad browsers, launched in Q4 2010, both reached the #1 selling app rank on the Apple App StoreSM, as the first way for iOS users to access videos designed for the Adobe Flash PlayerTM. Skyfire was recognized by Light Reading as the #4 StartUp to watch in the telecom industry in 2011. Skyfire recently won the Telecom Industry Association Innovation Award and the Red Herring North American Top 100 award in June 2012.
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Mountain View, CA 94041
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Investors: Lightspeed Venture Partners
, Matrix Partners
, Panorama Capital
, Trinity Ventures
, Verizon Ventures All Jobs: at Skyfire
Mountain View, CA 94041
|Company Profile:||Skyfire is dedicated to leveraging the power of cloud computing to radically improve the mobile Internet experience for both operators and their consumers.
Skyfire's innovative, next-generation carrier cloud approach to mobile video and data optimization provides wireless operators with huge cost savings, elastic capacity, and the ability to surgically enhance quality of experience on a per-stream level. Skyfire also introduced the first mobile browser extension platform to enable robust contextual & social browsing, as well as enhanced monetization opportunities for operators.
The company currently counts 4 of the largest mobile operators in the world as customers for its Rocket Optimizer- and Horizon- solutions.
Skyfire, an Opera Software company, was founded in 2007 and is located in Mountain View, California in the heart of Silicon Valley.
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