Software Engineer II - Platform Services Zoosk
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Zoosk, Inc. seeks a Software Engineer II ? Platform Services based in San Francisco, CA. Job Duties: Develop scalable, consumer-facing web applications. Be responsible for creating applications for the company?s user-base across the world. Own feature development from design to launch and over time be responsible for owning part of the Zoosk back-end infrastructure. Collaborate with product team to define clear requirements, deliverables, and milestones for new projects. Design, develop, modify and test software needed for projects related to company?s website. Be responsible for backend design, test, development and deployment of production-ready applications using LAMP stack. Build features which deal with massive amounts of data. Provide on-call developer support for production server problems. Perform integration with Facebook open graph API, Foursquare Location API, Twitter API and Syniverse HTTP API. Work with MySQL tools and framework, as well as archiving and data back-up. Use technologies like Memecache to lower the load on the MySQL servers. Build platforms for scalable website and web services.
The position requires a Master?s degree or foreign equivalent degree in Computer Science or Engineering, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering or a closely related field. The qualified candidate must have at least 2 years of software development experience, including experience with back-end platform development and different scalable technologies, such as SAP ABAP, .NET, PHP and MySQL. All experience may be gained concurrently.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
Zoosk is one of the largest online dating services in the world, with over 50 million users, close to 20 million daily page views, from "Zooskers" in 60 countries With 100 thousand new profiles added daily, we are the single fastest growing dating service on the web and our supersonic performance was recently celebrated in the Wall Street Journal's inaugural top 50 "Next Big Thing" List (March 09, 2010).
While we originally took advantage of viral opportunities on social networks, Zoosk has evolved into an easy, fun and safe online dating experience that today connects singles from the we
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: ATA Ventures
, Canaan Partners All Jobs: at Zoosk
|Headquarters:||San Francisco, CA 94111|
|Company Profile:||Working At Zoosk
Zoosk is the fastest growing social dating destination. Our applications on social networks such as Facebook, MySpace, and Bebo have more than 50 million users with close to over 20 million daily page views from users in 60 countries Simply put, Zoosk is online dating that doesn't suck. Our users, mostly young professional, enjoy a fun and playful experience while they meet new people in their local areas.
Zoosk is a VC backed startup and our office is located in downtown San Francisco. We are always looking for open minded, energetic, and driven individuals that love the challenge of turning an established industry upside-down. We build world class social web products and in the process we make sure to have plenty of fun. If you want to work with exceptional people on toughest engineering problems every day, you want to join Zoosk.
Some Benefits of Joining Zoosk
- Sexy MacPro or MacBookPro stations to work in style
- Free beverages and snacks, to keep you fired up
- Free dinner every night
- Medical, dental and vision plans
- Life Insurance and 401K savings plan|
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