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Whoop is a performance optimization system for elite athletes and teams

Senior Software Engineer (Backend)

$120k – $160k • 0.0% – 0.01%
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At WHOOP, we're on a mission to unlock human performance. WHOOP empowers users to perform at a higher level through a deeper understanding of their bodies and daily lives.

As a Senior Software Engineer at WHOOP, you will help us scale out and improve our performance using the latest tools and services on AWS infrastructure. We handle massive amounts of data continuously streaming up to the cloud from the world’s greatest sports teams and athletes mandating a fault-tolerant and highly available system. You will develop new REST and streaming services for our mobile and web client teams to use as well to help ensure their scalability. In addition, you will utilize many different technologies to improve our automation, provisioning, virtualization, and monitoring systems.

Requirements
-Significant years of server-side software development experience
-Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to: Java, C/C++, C#, Python, Nodejs, or Go
-Experience in ingesting data, RESTful APIs, and caching (ie. Redis)
-Enjoy working in an Agile environment, focusing on delivering meaningful, incremental changes to the platform
-Willingness to be both a team player and an owner
-Working knowledge of a distributed source code control system

Desired
-Enthusiasm for the latest and greatest tools and technologies
-Experience designing tables and writing efficient queries in PostgreSQL and NoSQL
-Expertise in data structures and distributed computing
-A positive, people-oriented and energetic attitude
-Working knowledge of tools such as Docker and Kubernetes
-Direct experience working with AWS Services (EC2, RDS, SQS, SNS, Kinesis, S3, ECS)
Location
Boston
Job type
Full-time
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
Experience
5+ years
Hiring contact

Robert Case

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WHOOP at a glance

Whoop is a performance optimization system for elite athletes and teams

WHOOP focuses on Analytics, Sports, Fitness, Industrial, and Corporate Wellness. Their company has offices in Boston. They have a mid-size team that's between 51-200 employees. To date, WHOOP has raised $102.751M of funding; their latest round was closed on November 2019.

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

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