The Core team is seeking a strong engineer to help grow and develop Conde Nastís next generation content platform, Copilot. Weíre looking for someone that has a proven track record of shipping products with reliable, maintainable code with a focus on APIs and large-scale backend services.
What is the Copilot Platform?
Copilot Core is the foundational system that powers online experiences for brands such as GQ, Epicurious, and Vanity Fair. At itís core, it is a high-performance RESTful API to help other engineers build applications utilizing a suite of APIs around 2 functional verticals - content and users. We want to create a platform that enables any modern-day media company to be productive and focus on building applications that matter instead of the mundane.
Why come work with us?
The People. We are a team of 8 engineers that are passionate about the code we write. We love to learn, and likewise want to teach and challenge each other to become better engineers.
The Work. We believe that our job begins when our code hits production. And we gain satisfaction from seeing our APIs used to create experiences by other engineers.
The Code. We are strong believers of ďthe right tool for the right job.Ē Our main technologies include Node.js, MongoDB, and Solr, but that doesnít mean we arenít open to other technologies.
What are we looking for?
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Strong sense of building products for other application engineers and experience building platforms for other teams
Has led a team before and seen projects from ideation through execution and maintenance
Experience working with, designing, and deploying a RESTful API, experience and knowledge of hypermedia-centric APIs a plus
Experience mentoring engineers
Strong data modeling skills (knowledge of domain-driven design preferred)
Experience with using and/or contributing to FOSS
Eager to learn about new technologies and implementing these ideas in a production environment
Experience with e-mail systems, user authentication/authorization, security
What would you be responsible for?
Designing, implementing, and documenting APIs for use by other engineers
Leading projects from ideation to execution to maintenance
Teaching and mentoring other engineers, both internal and external to the team
Collaborating with your team on new ideas or improving existing ones
Being included in the on-call rotation for production support
Helping us grow our engineering team