Software Engineer (Mid & Senior | Backend & Full Stack) @ Generation.XYZ - Santa Monica, CA

Software Engineer (Mid & Senior | Backend & Full Stack)

Santa Monica, CA
a month ago
Software engineers at Dev.XYZ are passionate professionals with prior experience in software development. As a team that services multiple business units, developers are expected to be fast learners. A desire to work with stakeholders, understand the business needs behind a task, and make responsible decisions is paramount. Dev.XYZ provides a dynamic yet stable environment that exposes engineering professionals to unique and rewarding challenges on a daily basis. Our team works across industries allowing for new and exciting projects on a regular basis.

// Responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain web applications
  • Write performant, stable code that contributes to our team’s high availability needs
  • Brainstorm and prototype solutions to unique problems
  • Work directly with project stakeholders to understand, and contribute to the development of project specifications
  • Mentor fellow developers and contribute to an open, positive environment
  • Review and give feedback on source code
  • Positively represent our organization as a reliable and professional team of experts

// Example Projects
  • Cross-referencing data from WHOIS info on all domains, all DNS info on all domains, 250 different cybercrime metadata lists with a focus on proactively identifying domains used for nefarious purposes.
  • Securely connecting consumers with financial offers, filtered by a complex set of tiered rules, filters, and pre-qualifications in real-time while maintaining 99.999% uptime and accounting for failure on the part of hundreds of third party integrations.

// Qualifications
  • 3+ years as a professional software engineer
  • An understanding of best practices with a focus on security
  • An understanding of OOP paradigms
  • An understanding of software development best practices
  • Experience writing performant database queries
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent prioritization and organizational skills
  • A positive and professional demeanor
  • Reliability and consistency
  • A desire to grow, learn and contribute

// Extra Credit
  • Experience with PHP (7+)
  • Experience with relational databases and ORM
  • Experience with frontend
  • Experience with Redis
  • Laravel / Symfony / Zend Framework experience
  • Contributing to Open Source

// Our Stack
  • Laravel and Zend PHP frameworks
  • Jenkins
  • Vue.js and Backbone.js JS frameworks
  • MySQL relational database
  • Redis, ElasticSearch and MongoDB
  • AWS infrastructure
  • Ubuntu
// Our Focuses
  • Cybercrime detection and mitigation
  • Domain registry operations for 12 TLDs
  • High frequency trading
  • Digital consumer finance
  • Big data analytics
  • Extreme HA
  • Live auction automation
  • Polyplatform integration
// Our Company
  • We're privately owned
  • We've been around for 12 years
  • All our business units are profitable
  • We're stable and growing
  • We support multiple products in multiple industries
  • We're growing
// Compensation / Benefits / Perks
  • Competitive salary (100-150 DOE)
  • Health, Vision, Dental
  • 401k with 6% Match
  • Monthly Performance Bonuses
  • Monthly Commuter Credit
  • Vehicle Charging Station
  • Company Bikes
  • Valet Parking
  • Car washes
  • Catered Friday Lunches
  • Free Snacks
  • Kombucha / Cold Brew on tap
  • Selection of 20+ Teas
  • Dog friendly office
  • Basketball Court / Baseball Diamond nearby
  • 3 Parks within walking distance
  • Dry cleaning service