Are you searching for a place that values creativity, hard work and a desire to make products that impact millions of users around the world?
Kyte is a universal digital media platform that provides an end-to-end, online and mobile solution for the production, distribution and monetization of digital content. Leading media and entertainment brands including The Pussycat Dolls, 50 Cent, Huffington Post, SPIN Magazine, Extra TV, Travel Channel, and many others, are using the Kyte Platform to engage with audiences and monetize their brand. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with a European office in Zurich, Switzerland. Investors include Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Telefónica, Nokia Growth Partners, Steamboat Ventures, TeliaSonera, DoCoMo Capital, Holtzbrinck Ventures, Swisscom and others
Kyte is looking for an incredibly smart and motivated software engineer to help us scale from millions to billions of requests per day. You’ll be joining a team of talented, fun and creative engineers who are comfortable learning new technologies and being on the cutting edge of online video.
We would like to offer the right candidate the opportunity to create products and services that are leveraged across the spectrum of video publishers on the net today. The ideal candidate is passionate about building high quality, scalable products in an online service that iterates rapidly. We believe in self-empowered teams that can take a product from concept to delivery.
Actively participate in software design discussions.
Design and implement object-oriented, multithreaded systems.
Write code that is clean and elegant.
Implement automated integration and unit tests.
A passion to learn the latest technologie
10+ years experience writing high-performance, web-related software with Java.
Expert with object-oriented framework and design
Expert with client/server networked applications
In-depth knowledge of Unix, Windows, web servers, and application servers
Experience building highly scalable enterprise systems
Willingness to learn and to teach
Highly desired experience:
AJAX and other "rich web" techniques
Mobile web/WAP development
Spring (or other IoC containers)
Hibernate (or other ORM tools)
Build systems such as Ant
Performance testing tools such as Grinder
Familiarity with Perforce
Already being a kyter doesn't hurt :-)