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Senior backend developer
Findaway is an audio technology company, innovating every day to bring more audiobooks to more listeners around the globeIn a recent announcement, spotify and findaway will join forces to accelerate spotify’s entry into the rapidly growing audiobooks industry, enabling faster innovation and bringing audiobooks to spotify’s hundreds of millions of existing listenersFindaway’s technology infrastructure will enable spotify to quickly scale its audiobook catalog and innovate on the experience for consumers, simultaneously providing new avenues for publishers, authors and independent creators to reach new audiences around the globeWe are focused on making it possible for people all over the world to share their stories and we are using the power of audio to do itFindaway has been awarded recognition as one of the fastest growing companies in northeast ohio and in americaWe have been honored as one of the `best places to work` in northeast ohio and have been on the plain dealer`s top workplaces listIf you are looking to join a team of fearless findawayers and spotifiers who aggressively pursue goals, share ideas, and bring every thought to the table in a high growth, entrepreneurial culture - check us out!
Findaway is seeking a senior backend developer to join our digital products team to help build the future of findaway voicesIf you are passionate about software development, api design and making software that people enjoy using, this could be the job for youWe are looking for a professional that is current with new technologies and wants to flex and grow their development skillsWe are looking for a team member that likes working in an environment where they are pushed to learn something new every day and share with the team!
For a taste of what you could be working on, here are some past and present projects that are representative of the work you would do:
Designing and developing django rest framework apis to manage our data and drive our web applications.
Implementing aws deployment and monitoring automations.
Working on software that allows millions of people to listen to audiobooks all over the world!
Qualifications and preferences
5+ years developing backend applications in python.
A desire to mentor and help grow the knowledge base on our team.
Experience designing and building apis, preferably with django and django rest framework.
Experience writing infrastructure-as-code deployed to aws.
Familiarity with github and jira as this is what keeps our development sane.
Comfortable at a linux command prompt as this is the run-time environment for all our services.
Experience implementing ci/cd is a plus.
All your information will be kept confidential according to eeo guidelines.
Posted 30+ days ago