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Senior Server Engineer - RoR, MongoDB, Redis, Heroku

$125k – $175k • 0.5% – 1.0%
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Senior RoR Engineer with MongoDB - Bay Area Office

Playlist is looking for a Senior Ruby on Rails engineer with MongoDB experience to help advance our large-scale, fast growing consumer app. Offices in Palo Alto, CA.

What you will be doing

- Designing and implementing server-side features for our flagship iOS app.
- Collaborating with the design team to create innovative user experiences.
- Releasing iteratively in an agile software development environment.
- Collaborating closely with the mobile team and the product team to define and implement features.

What you need to work with us

- 5+ years of experience with RoR
- Proficiency in REST APIs, Redis and MongoDB.
- Knowledge of front-end technologies such as JavaScript, HTML, CSS and React
- A hunger to learn (about code, tech, and yourself).
- A hunger to build (apps, code, and most importantly: a blisteringly awesome development team).
- Experience working with a remote/distributed engineering team -- Able to self manage

What would make you stand out

- Considerable programming experience with Ruby and MongoDB.
- Ability to be an high powered engineer who strives to understand the toughest problems and propose creative solutions.
- Passion for creating high quality mobile apps.
- rspec unit testing experience
- A love of Music

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role
CEO & Founder @Playlist, CEO & Founder @Adspace Networks, Founding Executive @Photobucket, Founder @Silicon Gaming, Inc. , $300M Exit, IPO, Stanford Engineer

Alex Tang

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Engineer and Engineering Leader. Builder of high powered products (and engineering teams). Founder. Formerly of Proofpoint and Netscape.

Playlist at a glance

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Playlist focuses on Digital Media, Digital Entertainment, Music Services, and Social Network. Their company has offices in Palo Alto. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees. To date, Playlist has raised $2.415M of funding; their latest round was closed on June 2015.

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

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