Senior Backend Microservice Developer
WithMe | Redwood City, CA | Full Time
Senior Backend Microservice Developer
Redwood City, CA
Los Angeles, CA
Withme, a part of the Together Labs companies, seeks a Backend Microservice Engineer to join a small team of dedicated engineers, developers, artists, and producers for an exciting upcoming game project.
As a backend developer, you will participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle which includes technical design, implementation, documentation, testing, deployment, and support of applications developed for our product needs.
Participating in technical planning & requirements gathering phases including design, code, test, troubleshoot, and document engineering software applications
Ensuring that technical software development process is followed on the project, familiar with industry best practices for software development
Demonstrating the ability to adapt and work with team members of various experience levels
Ensuring the availability and service quality of all of our applications
Troubleshooting and resolving issues affecting production, such as performance bottlenecks, buggy software, and error-prone processes
Periodic (including weekends), daytime (PST, PDT) on-call duty where you are first response for any production problem
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience
5+ years of java microservice development
Familiarity with Spring and related technologies
Familiarity with cloud computing
Experience working in an agile team
Experience scaling microservices in high traffic environments
Experience with performance management, logging, and monitoring tools
Experience with common open source technologies at scale, such as MongoDB, Nginx, Redis, ElasticSearch
A systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive
Experience with Kubernetes and containerization
Experience with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence, OpsGenie, Jenkins, Hashicorp Vault, Bitbucket Pipelines
WithMe is a new mobile platform that empowers social connection through shared experiences in virtual spaces. Just like real life, friends are able to get together to play games, watch videos, hang out and create.
Based in Silicon Valley, Together Labs (formerly IMVU Inc.) is the parent company to WithMe and a leading technology company dedicated to empowering people to connect, create and earn in virtual worlds. Together Labs’ products represent the changing landscape of social interaction and redefine human connection. With IMVU, the world's largest avatar social platform and a top-5 grossing app in the App Store, millions of users can customize their characters through a growing catalog of 50 million community created items and explore over 400,000+ destinations to connect to each other. Setting the standard for the use of digital currencies in the metaverse, VCOIN unlocks the full potential of virtual economies and solves the unmet need for easy and secure global peer-to-peer payment. Currently in development, WithMe is a new mobile platform that empowers social connection through shared experiences in virtual spaces.
Founded in 2004 and based in the heart of Silicon Valley, Together Labs is led by a team that's dedicated to pioneering the virtual reality industry. Together Labs is backed by venture investors Menlo Ventures, Allegis Capital, Bridgescale Partners, and Best Buy Capital.
IMVU has been recognized frequently as Best Place to Work in the Silicon Valley.
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HOW TO APPLY
Please Familiarize yourself with our products. We’d like you to understand of what our products are and have some understanding of our customers and why they use them.
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TogetherLabs is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.