Slideshare, an acquisition of LinkedIn, is looking for smart engineers to join our team in Delhi who can get things done! We ship fast and frequently; our engineers enjoy the exposure to our full technical stack.
Who we are:
o We are growing fast, and we still operate like a start-up. We are the world’s largest professional content sharing platform reaching +60M unique visitors worldwide on a monthly basis.
o The company is fast-paced, fun and always collaborative! We have built a platform for our users to share, discover and engage with great content.
o Our playground currently consists of: Ruby on Rails, MySQL, MongoDB, Memcached, Redis, Hadoop, HBase, Sinantra, Puppet, Nagios, Ganglia, AWS (S3, SQS, eC2), Capistrano, RabbitMQ, HAProxy, Apache, Nginx, Solr, Fluentd and more…
o By joining SlideShare’s Engineering Team you’ll have the benefits of working for a large, public company (LinkedIn) while spending your days on a small, fast-paced team http://www.linkedin.com/about-us
Who you are:
o You have a solid foundation in computer science with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, software design and problem solving.
o You thrive in a UNIX environment with the ability and interest in picking up new technologies quickly.
o You have excellent communication skills, initiative and teamwork.
o Considerable experience working with open source technologies either professionally or on your own.
o Enjoy working on a collaborative team and Agile development methodology.
o You have a passion for learning and technology.
o You are pursuing a BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or related discipline academic program.
Skills/Experience that we look for:
o Ruby on Rails, C++, Python, Java (in any)
o Experience with systems administration
o Experience with relational database design and administration
How we roll:
o We speak Ruby. Don’t know Ruby, Puppet, etc? No worries, we’ll teach you!
o Dozens of code deployment per day…means you ship code WHENEVER your feature is ready. Be prepared to ship on day one!
o Small/collaborative team culture with peer programming and code reviews
o We make heavy use of Cloud Computing
o Systems are all automated using puppet
o No big egos – we know you’re smart – we all want to do something big – we just think it’s more fun as a team!
We offer a competitive salary; benefits including health insurance; equity; drinks and snacks; relocation allowance; onsite yoga classes! You will join a bright group of folks working together to build a great site and software.
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