Software Engineer Scribd
Scribd has built the #2 largest Rails site on the web (by traffic), and we'd love for you to help us take it to the next level.
Who you are
We are looking for people with strong general engineering backgrounds. Experience building web or mobile applications (in any language) is a plus. A good product sense, an understanding of the web 2.0 ecosystem, and strong personal initiative are essential.
Whether you gravitate towards front-end or back-end development (or both), we have exciting projects in all areas of web and mobile development.
End-to-end web development. Conceptualize, architect, implement, and QA new functionality for Scribd. Work creatively to solve challenging problems. Capable and excited to move up and down the stack quickly.
1+ years equivalent work experience as a software engineer (internships included)
Computer Science degree or equivalent experience
Understanding of scalability, systems engineering, and algorithms
Comfortable with SQL and databases
Strong product sense
Knowledge of the web, mobile, and startup ecosystems
Experience with web development, mobile development, machine learning, or computer graphics
Very strong mathematical, algorithmic and analytical skills
Experience with NoSQL technologies, Hadoop, data warehousing, and other big-data topics
Understanding of the business side of startups, like the online ad market, search engines and SEM, e-commerce optimization, and user analytics.
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