Senior Software Developer - Java
MindGeek Careers
Montréal, QC
MindGeek is the largest, privately held company in our industry developing unparalleled technologies for high traffic, high volume online properties. Our exceptional team consist of experts in every functional area of business and they are the key to our position as leaders in content delivery. We strive to innovate on a daily basis to ensure we continue to grow and create new revenue opportunities and cutting edge technology. If you are passionate about taking your career to the next level, then join the MindGeek team and be a part of something big.

MindGeek is the home of some of the biggest sites on the internet. As such, we have to process, store and transform an impressive amount of data every day. Our systems are low-latency, high throughput and high availability. Our requirements are such that the performance of every line of code counts!

We are looking for senior-level candidates to push our team to new heights and develop novel and innovative systems. You will be working with domain knowledge experts to build the new generation of several initiatives critical for the success of the company.

Responsibilities

  • Develop new features for existing projects handling hundreds of billions of events daily
  • Assist junior members of the team when needed
  • Participate in the full software development life cycle (design, implementation, integration, and interaction with quality assurance)
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code
  • Provide expert advice and assistance to other teams in the company
Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent with 5+ years of related work experience
  • Strong knowledge of Java
  • Strong knowledge of Concurrency and Threading Principles
  • Excellent analysis, problem-solving and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team
Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Caching (Redis, EHCache, etc.), Message Queues (Kafka, ZeroMQ, etc.), NoSQL (Cassandra, Riak, etc.)
  • Experience with Hive, Kafka, Yarn and other distributed and big data solutions
  • Experience with Spring
  • Experience with UNIX/Linux environment
  • Ability to present results to non-expert people
  • Adapt scientific proof-of-concepts to production level code
What we offer:
  • Competitive compensation
  • Stay sharp by taking part at one of our Hackathons, Engineering retreats, Lunch & Learns or Leadership Seminars.
  • Free breakfast daily as well as monthly lunches
  • Flex time and summer hour schedule
  • A 500$ fitness allowance
  • Epic parties throughout the year including summer BBQ, Halloween costume party, Holiday bash and 5 a 7s
  • Opportunity to give back to the community through our Pay it Forward Program, Ronald Macdonald House visits and supporting the MindGeek Scholarship Fund for Dans la Rue
  • A chance to work with a first-class team !
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only candidates under consideration will be contacted. No telephone calls please. No agency calls or emails.