Software Engineer - Real-time Chat Platform

  • Location

    San Mateo County

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

  • Contact:

    Aria Mahsoul

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  • Consultant:

    Aria Mahsoul

Intelletec has partnered with the world's leading chat & messaging platform as service. As a global team they are on a mission to revolutionize how people communicate digitally. Their platform delivers billions of messages per month to help people connect through the products and apps they love.
Founded by Y Combinator alumnus (W16) and having raised over $18M from leading investors including Shasta Ventures, August Capital, and FundersClub - the company is global with a headquarters in San Mateo (~30 people) and an Asia-Pacific headquarters in Seoul (40+ people).
You will be participating in building the best real-time conversational products and solutions possible. You are expected to learn and expand on your engineering knowledge and experiences to build a world-class product that solves the difficult problems of our customers, and make it as easy as possible for them to harness the power of real-time chat.
Roles & Responsibilities
  • Build a large scale distributed and scalable real-time messaging service
  • Design simple, intuitive API to solve complex architectural problems
  • Write customer-centric documentation on API and messaging services
  • Architect and build efficient servers on our globally distributed infrastructure
  • Deploy and operate server clusters within a cloud environment
Key Qualifications
  • Working knowledge of Python or Java
  • 2+ years of experience developing, shipping, and maintaining real-time systems is ideal but not a must
  • Understanding of multi-threading and high performance distributed architecture
  • Able to work independently and drive results
  • Ability to find the root cause of problems with a minimal set of information and data points
  • Ability to find the optimal solution given resource constraints; understands under-engineering and over-engineering concept
Salary up to $200k + Equity, DOE
For more information, please contact aria@intelletec.com