Sr. Systems Engineer - Infrastructure & Analytics ShareThis
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED We are ShareThis, and we are looking for highly accomplished engineers. Read on and let us know if youd like to share in the experience.
ShareThis is a service in the social media space. We enable site publishers to provide a simple one-button option to users to share site content with others through email, social networks, and social bookmarking. ShareThis promotes sharing of interesting content among users connected by a social graph and shared interests. We are able to accumulate significant data on sharing behavior, providing insights on interests, and influence circle of users. We have experienced significant growth both in adoption by site publishers and share actions by users. Over 130,000 publishers have incorporated the ShareThis widget driving 4 billion+ page views monthly.
ShareThis is building on its success by developing an entirely new set of applications aimed at enhancing the user experience on the Web. You will be part of a team chartered with design, implementation, and delivery of this new initiative, and various other innovative projects in the future. This is a key initiative for the company since it reflects our presence with users; as such garners significant visibility at senior levels. Responsibilities of this position include innovative product development, technology architecture, product rollout, and business integration.
Responsibilities of this position include:
Innovative Engineering: The successful candidate will be responsible for taking active role in deploying new products that benefits users, publishers, and advertisers. You will collaborate with in a team that contributes to research and development of products, technology architecture, implementation and integration between various systems within the company that will collectively work together to deliver solutions.
Technology Architecture: As a staff member you will be responsible infrastructure that it is highly scalable, extensible, and adaptive as it evolves through the next 3 -18 months.
Idealized Candidate Profile:
The idealized candidate is most likely to be a hybrid: part sysadmin and part engineer. This needs to be a candidate that is clearly passionate about the challenges related to large infrastructure, applications associated with date processing, online advertising, and social media. It is essential for the candidate to have outstanding technical skills. From a technical perspective, the candidate must have direct domain experience in data product engineering, deep understanding of systems administration. The candidate must demonstrate first hand experience in building and deploying systems that scale. Implementation experience in SQL or NOSQL based systems, AWS, Cassandra, MongoDB, Hadoop, Hive, HDFS/HBase or equivalent is strongly preferred. Experience in scripting languages such as Shell, Perl and programming languages such as Java/C++ and/or Python, PHP, SQL is expected.
Professional traits necessary for all ShareThis team members:
Is right a lot.
Helps hire and develop great technical talent.
Has relentlessly high standards.
No task is beneath this person.
Expects and requires innovation of her/his team.
Bachelors or Masters in computer science or other technical discipline or engineering background from a leading school is preferred.
The ideal candidate is likely to come from a company involved in infrastructure management, engineering applications in social media or digital media or internet and online advertising.
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