Sr. Backend Engineer

The kind of stuff you’ll be doing…

  • You will be part of a rapid development cycle, writing code primarily in Python

  • Work on performance, resilience and scaling, tools for partners use, and ingestion of content from partners.

  • Build a backend analytics platform, making architectural decisions and evaluating new technologies.

  • Participate in the analysis, design, development, and testing of Web applications for our consumer-facing web site.

  • Develop new products and perform upgrades, enhancements or maintenance to existing products.

  • Work and communicate effectively with cross-functional teams and clients as needed, including collaborating with team members or clients based internationally.

The kind of skills & experience we expect…

  • Minimum 2+ years experience working on backend/server systems

  • 3+ years experience developing in a modern object-oriented language (Python a plus)

  • 2+ years experience with SQL / Relational databases

  • Previous experience working on a large scale consumer facing product a plus

What we offer...

We’re a start-up, but our salaries are all grown-up. In addition, we have comprehensive health coverage (medical, vision, and dental), a 401k, 7 week paid parental baby bonding leave and 15 days of vacation. You will also receive equity so you’re in a good position to enjoy Rdio’s future successes.

How to apply...

Send a cover letter and resume to Be sure to include the title and job code for this role - #ENG11 - in the subject of your email.

No recruiters or recruitment agencies, please.

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