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Full Stack Software Engineer

Who we are:

Viafoura is a Toronto-based SaaS company that empowers over 600 media brands to discover, engage, and grow their audiences with engagement, analytics, and user experience management tools. Our Audience Development Platform enables media companies to gain actionable insights and make real-time decisions that maximize return on engagement.

Who we are looking for:

We’re looking for a Full-Stack Developer who is passionate about code craftsmanship, continuous improvement and agile development. You create elegant solutions to the most complex challenges. You are experienced in a wide variety of languages and environments and are able to contribute at all levels of the engineering team. We are a dynamic, innovative team building a global, real-time platform utilizing the latest technologies like Spark, Storm, Kafka, Cassandra, Elasticsearch, and the NetflixOSS stack for our main application.

Our Engineering philosophy is to do the right thing at all times. We push boundaries to deliver a distributed, real-time API that handles thousands of requests per second. As such, we’re on the hunt for someone looking to grow both as an individual and as an engineer. If this sounds appealing, then read on.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with a collaborative and agile team
  • Vet cutting-edge libraries and weigh them against established ones
  • Contribute scalable software artifacts that are easy to understand and simple to maintain
  • Solve problems relating to mission-critical services
  • Build automation to prevent problem recurrence with the goal of automating responses to all non-exceptional service conditions

Must-Haves

  • Experience with Object Oriented and Functional programming languages
  • Experience with Java and JVM languages like Scala and Groovy
  • Experience optimizing applications for both front-end and back-end performance
  • Developing for fast-processing, real-time, highly available systems
  • Advanced knowledge of design patterns and best practices
  • Well versed in the Linux command line
  • A good grasp of networking fundamentals
  • Proven experience using RDBMS and NoSQL datastores
  • Knowledge of RESTful APIs

Nice-to-Haves

  • Experience with Cassandra, Storm, Kafka, Spark, Elasticsearch, Zookeeper
  • Experience implementing high-performance, service-oriented Architectures
  • Understanding of performance optimization, especially in latency-sensitive (millisecond scale) environments
  • Experience with scripting languages such as PHP, Python, JavaScript
  • Experience with frameworks such as Backbone, Vue, RxJava, Vert.x, Spring, Code Igniter
  • Contributions to open-source or personal projects

Viafoura Perks

  • Competitive pay
  • Full benefits
  • Daily snacks
  • Choice of technology: Mac, Linux, PC and Abacus (limited)
  • A collaborative and open workspace

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