Hootsuite is more than a social media company. We’re more than a tech company. We’re a collective of creators and makers, builders and hackers, teachers and students.
We believe deeply that social media is revolutionizing how we communicate – and we’re driven by our mission to empower organizations to turn messages into meaningful relationships.
We believe that culture is the compass to success and so our culture manifesto is woven into the fabric of all we do. We seek exceptional talent that believes joining a passionate, egoless team that is building something bigger than themselves, and having fun doing it, matters.
We know you have a lot of choices on where to take your career next. Whether you’re based in Vancouver, London, Singapore or any of our 8 nests around the globe, you will have 800+ #HootsuiteLife peeps who will have your back to support your growth everyday.
Here’s where it might start…
Who You Are...
Damn good engineer about to join a stellar team that’s living and breathing Analytics and distributed systems.
You build highly scalable, fault tolerant, globally distributed web services that are consumed by both internal and external developers. Your code is clean, tight and sprinkled with the right amount of syntactic sugar to run efficiently, and is understandable by your peers.
You thrive working in a small team with other highly skilled developers, finding better ways to solve the unique problems that come with high traffic systems.
Make our customers happy
….are work values that resonate with you as much as they do with us.
You may have B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field, or related experience.
You're Great At....
Building high-performance, large-scale, distributed server applications
Data structures and design patterns;
Coding in at least one object-oriented programming language;
Designing and working with REST APIs;
Understanding of programming algorithms;
Optimization and performance best practices;
Improving code quality through: automation, including writing unit and integration tests;
Databases we’re fans of:
Key-value stores: Redis, Memcached
Open source contributions and/or personal projects you’ve shipped
Experience with Twitter or Facebook APIs
Start up experience
A love of social media
You enjoy pancakes & maple syrup (every Friday morning)
P.S. You’re so much fun to work with, that if you were doing something exciting, we’d want to join you :)