Software Engineer - Speech API SoundHound
After amassing a global user community nearly 150 million strong, a large portfolio of core technologies and award winning products, we decided that is not enough. So, we put together a team of some of the smartest people in the world to work on the next big thing.
You will be joining this team to work on a stealth and disruptive platform that will change the way we interact with computers and information.
At SoundHound we value creativity, innovation, hard work, open communication and fast iteration, which allow us to act on valuable feedback from employees and users alike. SoundHound's culture is one of impromptu coffee breaks, less-impromptu fitness sessions, group lunches, and weekly happy hours. In vino veritas!
We offer a competitive salary, SoundHound stock options, unique camaraderie, catered lunches, and even occasional visits from recording artists (recently including Seal). SoundHound is an equal opportunity employer.
You have a sense of adventure as well as a battle-tested ability to build highly scalable systems.
You want to design, prototype, implement and deploy one or more major, mission-critical services underlying our mobile apps. within the first 6 months of joining
You are a fast learner with strong software development skills, enabling you to meet aggressive deadlines while producing scalable and maintainable systems.
You care deeply about keeping the Ops team's pagers quiet.
You enjoy developing an early understanding of the product, participating in design review sessions, documenting design and code details and engaging in periodic peer code-reviews.
Proficient in Java/Python
Familiarity with NoSQL solutions (i.e. MongoDB)
Experience manipulating and managing data pipelines
Familiarity with text search algorithms and related systems
Experience developing RESTful API's
Strong command of Unix/Linux environment and LAMP stack
Nice to Haves:
Experience working with third-party APIs or datasets
Experience working in a client-server Agile development environment.
Familiarity with web crawling and related concepts
Familiarity with GIS
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