Senior Backend Engineer - Social Media - New York, NY

Job Title: Senior Backend Engineer - Social Media - New York, NY
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Salary: US$150000.00 - US$180000.00 per year
Reference: BBBH17222_1513693196
Contact Name: Jonathan Legregin
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Job Published: December 19, 2017 14:19

Job Description

Senior Backend Engineer - Social Media - New York, NY
Our client, one of the most successful dating applications in the market, is looking to add an exceptional Senior Backend Engineer to add to their already impressive team. This person will be expected to fearlessly take on high levels of ownership and engage with complex algorithmic problems as this company continues to expand its user base. Despite the scale of their success and reach, they have a small, lean running team that is empowered with a great deal of autonomy.

The successful candidate will be tasked with:

  • Contributing to the management of each aspect of the company's backend systems
  • Continuing to advance infrastructure in the effort to build new consumer-facing features
  • Playing a vital role in the technical road-mapping process

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A background in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience building software with an expertise in Python or C++
  • Robust experience designing consumer facing products

The role includes excellent benefits including regularly catered breakfast and lunch, monthly team outings, and a collaborative office filled with awesome people.
To discuss this role further in confidence please contact me at 646 766 1206 or email