Synacor: Senior Java Developer
Location: Buffalo, NY
love working on products that users rave about? Do you thrive in an environment
where creativity is at its finest? Do you enjoy tackling hard problems and have
a track record delivering results? We are looking for a talented, driven and
experienced Developer who is looking for an opportunity to team up with other programming
experts in an exciting and growing company. The ideal candidate will have a
can-do attitude, passion for technology, and extensive Java development
experience. So if you are interested in building applications used by millions
of people then Synacor is the place for you!
are seeking a Senior Java Developer to
work on our Primetime team, who will perform development, enhancement and
maintenance of existing software modules, custom programming for clients and
various data manipulation tasks.
documentation, and maintenance of cutting edge web-based applications for
our platform team.
of integration technologies to rapidly integrate with disparate systems.
technical consultation and expertise to Product Managers and other Synacor
in technical planning and architectural exercises
peer reviews in an agile environment
as a resource for colleagues; may direct the work of other staff members
duties as assigned
minimum of 2-5 years development experience in large-scale database-driven
applications using Java.
MS or PhD in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
experience with web infrastructure, distributed systems, databases, or
with MySQL, PostgreSQL, Riak or Cassandra.
with caching proxies like Varnish or Squid.
- Knowledge of Hadoop, pig or hive
- Knowledge of Solr or other search
platform highly preferred.
- Excellent communication skills and
ability to collaborate.
Company paid benefits (health, dental, vision) for all employees and
compensation package, including stock option grants (for eligible
winning company culture
dress and flexible environment
paid time off
learning and training opportunities: internal training sessions,
innovation fests, and much more
cent vending machines
Spot coffee, popcorn and cappuccino
company connections (get to know your co-workers)
opportunity to make a difference!
Our award winning culture doesn’t stop at flexible work hours and 25 cent
vending machines. Jeans and t-shirts are typical office attire, even for
the executives. Teamwork is an everyday occurrence, and is made easy with
our new open workspaces. Our leadership team understands that the best
results come from collaboration, so we hire the best and brightest and then let
them do what they do best: create cutting-edge products and provide exemplary
customer service. Synacor’s headquarters is located along Buffalo’s
waterfront in the Erie Basin Marina. Taking a few minutes to enjoy the serenity
of nature is as easy as walking 1,000 feet or so to the water. We even have a lakefront
gazebo with wi-fi connection! And if that’s not enough, Synacor
pays 100% of health care premiums for employees AND dependents, offers stock
option participation, a healthy bonus potential and a very generous paid time
off policy. Working with some of the largest cable, telecom and satellite
providers, Synacor’s products and online services reach over 25 million
high-speed Internet subscribers worldwide. We are looking for great
people to join our team and be given the freedom to do the work they were hired
To apply: To apply please visit our website at: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH11/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=SYNACOR&cws=1&rid=1155
View full post on Recent Programming Jobs
1749 total views, 1 today