27 Jul 2011

Full-Time Software Engineer (Python)

News.me – Posted by nosqljobsNew York, New York, United States

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Job Description

News.me is looking for an experienced software engineer to join our team and help change the way that people discover and consume news. Applicants should have a passion for both the future of news and building large-scale web services.

Your contribution:

  • Help to define a multi-platform product vision for News.me
  • Build APIs to help power the News.me mobile and web applications
  • Scale and optimize the various back-end components: web site, apis and aggregation
  • Help build new features around news consumption, such as recommendations, filtering and personalization

Who we are looking for:

  • 3+ years experience developing web-based applications/sites using Python
  • Experience with building large-scale/large-data web applications
  • Hands-on experience with MongoDB or MySQL
  • Familiarity with one or more of the following: redis, memcache, nginx, beanstalk, tornado, hadoop
  • Proven experience with building REST/JSON APIs
  • Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3)
  • BS/MS in Computer Science preferred

How to Apply

Please send your resume and relevant links to jobs@news.me

Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: beanstalk, ec2, hadoop, json, memcache, mongodb, mysql, nginx, redis, s3, and tornado.

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