GroupMe is ever-growing light-weight messaging platform. Part of the Skype family of products, connecting millions of users around the world.
Our engineering team in Prague is expanding, looking for a talented developer to join server team. We are passionate about developing internet services with millions of users, being on the leading edge of technology.
If you are passionate about communication platforms as well especially if you are good at micro-services architecture - we want to hear from you!
As a GroupMe Server Engineer on the team, you will :
Get to have freedom and meaningful impact on one of the most popular and loved services in the world
Be part of a startup project within Microsoft : )
Work with other engineers on the team to design, architect, and implement new features end-to-end (other team members in USA).
Collaborate with Product Management and Client teams to create rapid prototypes of new ideas
Work in a friendly, supportive environment. We care about the career trajectory and development of our engineers
Use a wide range of different technologies
Promote practices that ensure high-quality, scalability, stability, and performance
Continue ongoing migration of legacy monolithic services to cloud-based micro-services
Knowledge and hands-on experience with all the flavors of web services (HA, Scaling, Resilience, Monitoring, )
Passion for software quality, combined with agile delivery
Experience with software engineering best practices design patterns, unit testing, code reviews, )
Ability to effectively collaborate with team mates. Gain and Share knowledge on daily basis!
Knowledge of Linux and GIT
Knowledge of Golang, Ruby, Rails, Azure, AWS, PostgreSQL, Chef, NSQ, Redis, Kafka, TDD would be advantageous
Or if you have other comparable skills not mentioned here and still relevant, let us know!