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Denver, CO, USA

Job Summary:

Here at zvelo, we process over 1 billion requests every day from across the globe. This type of volume allows zvelo to instrument, collect, process, transform and analyze an enormous amount of data. As a Software Engineer, you will use your skills and experience to plan, design, development and maintain all of our internal and external service oriented (aka microservices) applications and services that handle these large volumes of requests. You will be expected to solve some of our most challenging problems and contribute to the success of zvelo. If you want to have a say in the design of the architecture, want to have say in how we create services, and you want to be able to collaborate with many other teams from engineering to data science, to artificial intelligence than this is the position for you.

Responsibilities:

  • Energetic team player; working in a highly collaborative environment
  • Enjoys working in agile environments and open source software
  • Raises the bar for quality by reviewing others’ code and grows from constructive criticism
  • Lives for test/behavior driven development with continuous integration/deployment
  • A strong foundation of understanding of data structures, threads, synchronization, and concurrent programming
  • Experience with Object-Oriented design and programming
  • High Proficiency in at least two of the following programming languages – Go, C++, Python, Java
  • Experience with developing scalable platforms and services
  • Familiarity with message queuing systems (eg: NSQ, RabbitMQ)
  • Experience with developing scalable platforms that connect to and interact with relational databases (PostgreSQL), caching databases (Memcached, Redis), and NoSQL/horizontally distributed databases (DynamoDB)
  • Extensive familiarity with Linux & Git
  • Familiar with utilizing Amazon AWS services such as Kinesis, DynamoDB, Redshift, RDS, Elasticache, etc.
  • Experience with building modular and manageable code.

Bonus:

  • Go expert
  • Experienced with Docker, Docker image creation, Google protocol buffers, CI, Slack to name a few
  • Experienced with developing security related services/applications specifically in the domain realm of Web Security, Internet Security, SIEMs, or Network Security
  • Working with and creating pipelines for big data
  • Experienced developing various services in a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) environment
  • Experienced developing for multi-tenant platforms for both SaaS and on-premise deployments
  • Experienced designing/developing elegant, simple and effective services that are RESTful (experience with protobufs/gRPC is a plus)
  • Experienced with infrastructure and systems engineering
  • Experienced deploying/scaling platforms that run on AWS or other similar cloud providers

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options
  • A generous benefits program (premiums paid 100% for you and your family)
  • Company sponsored lunches and/or breakfast (frequency varies based on location)
  • Great location
  • Opportunities to attend conferences
  • Small teams, you will have lots of opportunities to affect change throughout the company

How to apply

Send Cover Letter and Resume to swhyte@zvelo.com

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