Software Engineer, Mobile StumbleUpon
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED StumbleUpon is seeking a self-directed Software Engineer with a desire to build robust, scalable and exciting mobile applications. This developer will be working to design and implement new StumbleUpon features and improve the overall experience for millions of people. You will also be part of a team that works on diverse, site-spanning projects involving our mobile client platforms, community-facing tools, video, web services, security, user-to-user interaction and more. Projects will be for both internal tools and highly used public-facing products. We desire someone who is comfortable writing efficient database schemas, clean and efficient code, and has passionate opinions about user interface and interaction.
StumbleUpon is the easiest way to discover new and interesting things from across the Web. More than 30 million users turn to StumbleUpon to be informed, entertained and surprised by content and information recommended just for them. In addition, more than 75,000 brands, publishers and other marketers have used StumbleUpon?s Paid Discovery platform to promote their products and services. Explore more.
Build robust mobile applications for several platforms
Design clients that interact efficiently with large scale web services
Work in small development teams within large-scale operation environments
Partner with Product Managers to define scope of future products
Tune client performance through front-end and back-end optimizations
5+ years software development experience
2+ years building native mobile clients
Strong Object Oriented Programming skills
Strong working experience with iOS and/or Android development
Experience with other mobile platforms is a plus
Java or Objective-C required
Linux/Unix experience is essential
Experience with version control systems such as Subversion & Git
Experience with C/C++ a bonus
Desire to work in a fast-paced environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong collaborative skills and flexibility in fulfilling multiple roles
Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or related; or equivalent work experience
Familiarity with (and excitement about!) StumbleUpon and the search/information retrieval space
StumbleUpon is a discovery engine that finds the best of the web, recommended for each user with an element of fun, novelty and surprise. Our recommendation technology is adaptive, shuffling between recommendation methods in real-time, depending on a person?s evolving preferences, interests, or mood.
Our Paid Discovery platform lets advertisers target users when they are interested in the content. With Paid Discovery, users don?t have to be convinced to click on an ad; instead they are delivered directly to an advertiser?s web page. This creates a faster and more immediately engaging connection between the advertiser and customer. More than 100,000 brands, publishers and other marketers have used StumbleUpon?s Paid Discovery platform to tell their stories and promote their products and services.
#4 referrer of social traffic to content sites
75000 new pages added daily to our index
35 million registered users and we make 450 million recommendations each month
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED