T3 is hiring a

Senior Developer (API Engineer)

Austin, United States

T3 is looking for a Senior Developer with significant API engineering experience to join our Austin office. We're interested in talking to candidates regarding full-time opportunities.

The Senior Developer will be a part of our world-class team, focusing on API engineering. S/he will also be responsible for the development and maintenance of T3’s cloud server platforms, powering some amazing brands. The ideal candidate will have a strong Python development background, have experience using a server framework such as Django and have deployed code in a cloud environment. This developer would work alongside our Technical Architect team as well as the rest of the server team to push our platforms forward into the future.

Required Experience:

-3+ years of python server development using Django, Flask, Bottle or other python frameworks

-Knowledge of cloud deployment strategies using AWS, Rackspace, etc

-Ability to write unit-tested and maintainable code

-Expertise working with and building a RESTful API

-Ability to operate in Agile / Scrum development environments

-Understanding of OOP and Data Structures and know when to apply them in your daily coding scenarios.

-Message queues (RabbitMQ, ZeroMQ, etc)

-Background task processing (Redis, Celery, etc)

-Ability to self-organize with minimal guidance/competing priorities and work effectively within a team

-Ability to provide innovative, creative solutions to tasks/problems

-Ability to complete work following engineering standards and best practices

-Develops clean, elegant, well-commented, and very reusable code which is easy to maintain and extend

-Knowledge of constructing PostgreSQL and SQL query strings and fine-tuning them for performance.

-Caching strategies and implementation

-Working knowledge of source control systems such as Git

-Working knowledge of the HTTP protocol

Bonus Points:

-Understanding of Big Data platforms and ETL in the context of Big Data.

-Expertise working with Hadoop/Distributed platforms

-NoSQL databases (MongoDB, Couch, etc)

-Experience with BI reporting software

-Experience using Vagrant

-Expertise with Linux and deployment schemes using a configuration management tool such as Ansible / Puppet / Chef / Salt