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Senior Backend Software Engineer

$110k – $175k
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Who You Are:

We are looking for experienced engineers who are passionate about building clean code, fast API’s, and fully tested features. You will be building features from scratch, integrating with 3rd party API’s, and controlling the flow of millions of dollars through our applications. You’ll work with microservices on AWS, multiple languages, and a great engineering team with a fun culture.

What You’ll Do:

Build and maintain microservices, designing and implementing APIs, managing cross service integration testing and creating robust, fault tolerant services
Design and document new features, improvements, and infrastructure
Work across multiple teams
Work with job processing and message queues
Implement robust distributed systems
Test, deploy, and monitor changes on test and production environments
Participate in code reviews on GitHub

What You’ll Have:

2+ years of professional experience using dynamic, high-level languages (preferably more than one, e.g. Python and Ruby)
3 - 5 years of experience in professional software development
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or mathematics or equivalent experience
2+ years of professional experience building APIs
Familiarity with SQL databases and query languages
Experience with ORMs preferred (e.g. SQLAlchemy and ActiveRecord)
Experience with building and operating software in the cloud (AWS preferred, or a similar cloud platform)
Experience with automated testing (unit, functional, and integration tests)
Ability to contribute to and excel in a team environment
Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently
Great communication skills
Bonus Points:
Experience with application and network level security
Experience with Linux containers (LXC) and similar technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.).
Expert level Ruby, Python, or Go developer
Experience maintaining a robust service oriented architecture with cross service integrations
Experience with gRPC or other RPC frameworks
Experience building ETL pipelines
Writes clear and concise tests just as quickly as production code
Experience with Background Jobs / Message Queues (celery, sidekiq, rabbitMQ, sneakers)
Familiarity with build tools and automation in software engineering - such as in Continuous Integration/Delivery (CI/CD) environments
Location
Santa Monica
Job type
Full-time
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
Experience
3+ years
Hiring contact

Belinda Sun

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Fair.com at a glance

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Fair.com focuses on Internet, Financial Services, Automotive, Software Engineering, and Mobile Application. Their company has offices in Santa Monica. They have a large team that's between 201-500 employees. To date, Fair.com has raised $2.101B of funding; their latest round was closed on September 2019.

You can view their website at https://www.fair.com/ or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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