Software Engineering | West Los Angeles, CA | Full Time
When was the last time you put an industry on its head, shook it up, and then smacked it to the point of complete disruption? Never? Want to?
FreedomPop has been a disruptive freemium telco delivering the nation’s first 100% FREE mobile phone and wireless internet service since 2011. With $100m+ in series c funding, FreedomPop is rewriting the rules of the global telecom industry. The company offers a suite of smartphones, tablets, hotspots, services, and innovative social sharing and incentivized benefits, providing consumers access to free mobile phone and high-speed internet services worldwide.
Yes, EVERYONE and EVERYWHERE. FreedomPop is the world's first 100% free mobile plan so that no one is left off the "connected grid.” That is the dream. But to realize our vision we need incredible people that want to put that “dent in the universe” and be a relevant part of our growing yet close knit crew.
We are looking for an exceptional Java Engineer to join our Engineering Team at our new HQ in Westwood Village, CA. The ideal blend of skills + experience looks something like this:
- 3+ years of software development experience with backend web services platform (service-oriented architectures (SOA), microservices, etc).
- 1+ year(s) experience working on large scale platforms.
- Strong Java based tech stack (Java, Spring, MVC).
- Direct experience with database related development (SQL, JPA, NoSQL, etc).
- Experience with threads, multi-processing and scaling.
- An open source collaborative mentality that includes peer review and testing.
- A passion for disruptive technology and solutions.
- Track record of being self driven and curious about new technologies.
- A drive to contribute to open source projects or side projects.
- Bachelors degree in computer science or related area.
- Experience with Billing/Payment Systems, Wireless Messaging or Telco is a plus
With 100% free basic plans, FreedomPop also offers premium unlimited talk and text plans up to 80% off other carriers and top brand smartphones up to 50% off MSRP. With no contract and no commitment, FreedomPop offers the best value in mobile. So get your freemium on and disrupt your career for the better here at FreedomPop!
FreedomPop is an EOE M/F/D/V. We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with Criminal Histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws , including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
We do not work with Search &/or Staffing Agencies.