Senior Full Stack Engineer in EMERYVILLE, California | DiversityInc Careers

Senior Full Stack Engineer

Job Description
IBM Aspera invented high-speed file transfer and video streaming solutions that move data and video over commodity internet at unmatched speeds. High profile customers of Aspera's technology include FOX Sports, who revolutionized the way that the world's most-watched sporting events, such as the World Cup and MLB games, are being produced for viewing around the globe. Netflix uses Aspera technology to receive all their video content directly to their cloud infrastructure. And, by using Aspera, NetApp saved over $1M that would have been spent on infrastructure required for handling local support cases.

We are looking for a talented Full Stack Software Engineer to join our Web App Engineering Team in Emeryville, CA. In this position, you will collaborate with our architectural leaders on the design and implementation of new features and components for our highly available web applications. You should also be able to understand and contribute to discussions of front-end architecture and the impact of API design in a single page application environment. Our backend stack is primarily Ruby on Rails, with the flexibility to use the right tool for the right job in implementation (Java, MySql, Kafka, Cassandra, Spark, Elixir).

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Minimum of a Bachelors Degree Computer Science/Engineering or other technical discipline required;
  • At least 5 years professional experience of Software Development experience.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Passion for modern architecture and design principles;
  • Expert in at least one dynamic scripting language (Ruby, Python, Javascript, etc);
  • Expert in RESTful web service principles, design, implementation;
  • Experience in designing and optimizing SQL queries;
  • Foundation in JavaScript frameworks and libraries (Angular, React);
  • Previous experience with scalable, microservices architecture;
  • Hands on exposure with Docker and container orchestration (Kubernetes, Mesos, etc);
  • Excellent foundation in Software Engineering principles;
  • Previous ownership or technical leadership on implementation of software components;
  • Passion for learning and strong desire to work hard;
  • Great communication skills.

EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.