Senior Software Engineer
New York City, NY, US
We’re looking for a hands-on Senior Software Engineer to build cutting edge cloud applications to revolutionize the world of content marketing and enterprise software. This role will be responsible for technical design, new feature development, working with UX designers, researching and evaluating new technology, and maintaining a well-tested and high quality software codebase. Individuals that succeed at NewsCred are intelligent, highly motivated, fearless team players capable of working in an agile environment. They are proven self-starters and quick learners. We have a passion for technology but are not dogmatic. We use Node.js, Angular.js, MongoDB, Python, Solr, MySQL, and a number of big data analytics tools.
We are looking for strong technical leaders who:
are eager for opportunities to mentor and teach.
thrive in an autonomous, high energy environment.
enjoy pairing with team members to produce innovative solutions.
care about efficient code, beautiful algorithms, fearless refactoring, and iterative development.
love to delight users.
What you’ll do:
Provide technical leadership to the development team
Evangelize great practices across teams
Work closely with product owners, designers, agile coaches and developers in a dynamic, agile environment innovating on new products and features
Design and develop software collaboratively in a pair-programming environment
Continuously deploy high quality software to customers
Design and architect solutions focused on performance, scalability and high availability
Minimum 6 - 10 years as a software engineer in roles in increasing responsibility.
Fluency in many programming languages. Able to code regularly across a full stack using technologies such AngularJS/NodeJS, Python/Django, MongoDB, MySQL, Spark, Cassandra, Kinesis.
Excellent understanding of systems architecture, technical design, data structures, and algorithms. Familiarity with Cloud architectures, tools, and processes.
Exceptional ability to understand what good code is and pass that knowledge on to others.
Experience working in Agile environments.