Wednesday, October 14

Job: High Availability Linux/Python Guru

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Our Client is seeking a Software Engineer responsible for creating complex data processing and presentation tools that integrate tightly with some of the industry's biggest game franchises. You would function as a member of our team of backend and application engineers and business specialists to expand our game service platform.


• Experience delivering large, complex, highly available software systems

• Ninja skills in Python

• Knowledge of design patterns, SOA, refactoring and unit testing

• Experience with web application servers, web development frameworks, proxy servers and relational databases

• Experience with Linux

• Interest in working on-site at our office in Troy, NY

The ideal candidate will have:

• Experience with MySQL or Postgres

• Experience with other web technologies (Ruby, CSS, Javascript, HTML)

• Experience with NGINX and HAProxy

• Exposure to ESB technologies (MSMQ, RabbitMQ, HornetQ, etc.)

• Experience working with Agile development methodologies (XP, Scrum)

• An understanding of system optimization issues

• Familiarity with system monitoring tools (Monit preferred)

• A detail-oriented, organized thought process and be able to act decisively under stressful conditions.

• A proactive mindset and be able to multitask and prioritize requirements.

• A self-motivated work process and posses excellent communication skills

• Work with an experienced, successful, intelligent team

• Competitive salary, health benefits, and retirement plan

• Be an integral part of a growing, fast-paced company where your work will make a true impact