AeroFS is hiring a

Software Engineer, Backend

Palo Alto, United States

About AeroFS

AeroFS recently launched Amium, a chat and documents platform that turns any file into a real-time activity feed and conversation. Amium integrates with Microsoft Office Online to simplify team document collaboration, as well as a number of other services including HelloSign, Giphy, GitHub, JIRA, PagerDuty, and Stripe.

Located in Palo Alto, CA, AeroFS is funded by top firms including Y Combinator, Avalon Ventures, and Andreessen Horowitz. 

About the Role

As a Software Engineer at AeroFS, you will:

  • Build new products and features that improve our customer's lives
  • Write cross-platform, high-performance, and maintainable code
  • Lead product/feature design and review sessions
  • Champion best practices, and identify opportunities to leverage new technologies and practices to improve our software and infrastructure

We really, really want you to have the following:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent work experience
  • Expert knowledge of one of Java, Go, Ruby, Python, or C++ (Shell Scripting is a great bonus)
  • Familiarity with the Unix working environment
  • A passion for technical challenges and a history of thriving in team environments

Ideally, you should also have experience with:

  • Databases
  • Highly scalable server architectures
  • Networking and Distributed Systems
  • At least one web application framework, such as Flask or Ruby on Rails

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