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Find, Track & Monetize Videos & Music Across The Web

Senior Backend Developer

$69k – $81k • 0.001% – 0.1%
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Pex is the global search engine for music & video content online. We provide independent analysis for all content creators, marketers, and rights holders to drive outcomes for their business goals.

We are looking for skilled developers to join our growing team working on PEX backend.

What you will do:
- Build services that support our video indexing system
- Work on our large-scale system with micro-service oriented infrastructure
- Help with the design of the system architecture
- Be involved in planning and execution of deployments

We expect:
- Very good English (you will talk to your US-based colleagues on a daily basis)
- Experience with GNU/Linux & Git
- Code that is stable and can run in production for months without falling apart
- Don't shy away from writing tests
- Good knowledge of SQL
- Worked with a queue system before
- You can reason about performance by profiling, measuring and interpreting relevant stats
- Familiarity with micro-service oriented infrastructure
- Stay abreast of relevant industries and inform Pex of relevant news, its impact on Pex, and product opportunities they create
- Look for opportunities to aid Pex through your unique experience and insights.
- Propose new features and projects for research and development in line with business objectives

What we can offer:
- A supportive culture that cares about both excellent work and work-life balance
- 30 days of paid vacation
- 8 days of paid holidays


Our backend stack:
These are the technologies we use. Experience with any of these is an advantage, not a requirement.
- Java
- Golang
- C++
- Google Cloud Platform
- GNU/Linux
- Version Control (Git)
- Databases (Postgres + Citus, FoundationDB, Google BigQuery)
- Messaging Systems (Google Pubsub, Apache Pulsar, GRPC, Protobuf)
- Monitoring (Grafana, InfluxDB, Stackdriver, Sentry)

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role

Kryštof Šplíchal

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Software Engineer at Pex

Lea Bohacova

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Stepan Bujnak

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C/C++ programmer

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