Engineer - Mighty Backend at MightySignal

San Francisco · Full Time

Job Description

MightySignal is looking for an engineer to work on our Mighty Backend. We have developed very unique technology, and are continuing to push the envelope to have the best mobile app intelligence in the world. As an engineer on our backend, you’ll have a MAJOR role in helping us accomplish that. Our current engineering team has worked on the iPhone at Apple, on the core engineering team at AppNexus, and on iPhone apps with hundreds of thousands of users.

- Able to come up with innovative solutions to non-textbook problems
- Hungry to constantly become a better engineer
- Production-minded in your engineering solutions
- An excellent debugger
- Efficient--constantly looking to automate common tasks

- Architect, build, and maintain new features
- Work on all parts of the backend, from spinning up different servers to optimizing DB queries to queuing massive background jobs to reverse engineering mobile apps
- Build fun and useful projects in Hackathons with your teammates, such as:

- https://github.com/MightySignal/slackiq
- https://github.com/MightySignal/slacktivity
- https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/button-by-mightysignal/nponojnbpofjpgnddkfpkdjkcmlglbch?hl=en
- http://mightysignal.com/top-ios-sdks

- B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent
- At least 1 year of software engineering experience, working on production-level systems
- Experience with Unix-based systems
- Experience with AWS
- Experience with Git
- Passionate about mobile apps and the power of data to solve business problems

- Experience with Ruby/Rails
- Experience with iOS and/or Android development
- Experience or interest in Data Science

What We're Building

MightySignal provides mobile app intelligence, by analyzing source code and binaries of every mobile app to uncover valuable insights.

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Jason Lew
CTO/Co-Founder of @MightySignal (a Techstars company). Engineer for the iPhone/iPad at @Apple. @Duke University & @Cornell University engineering.
Matthew Hui
Full stack generalist, launched successful websites and mobile apps. CS @Berkeley
Osman Khwaja
Princeton CS, Interested in full stack development at exciting, young companies

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Our Investors

Thijs Gitmans
Angel investor, worldwide, together w @Rob de Heus. Fund manager @peakcapital, early stage VC fund, Netherlands only. Coaching startups
Andrew Rebele
Founder @Pure Watercraft, Grokhome. Founded CityAuction, sold to IACI 1999. Biz dev Webvan, General Magic. MIT Sloan MBA 95
Anthony Saleh
I am a man from LA. That is it.
Francisco Tolmasky
Founder of @280 North , acquired by @Motorola Mobility in 2010, @Y Combinator W08 alum. Previously at @Apple.
T.A. McCann
Founder of @Rival Iq and @Gist • Worked at @Microsoft, @Vulcan Ventures • Studied at @Purdue University • mentor @Techstars
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