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FULL STACK SOFTWARE ENGINEER – AIRTIME PRO
Sourcefabric is a nonprofit organization that builds open source tools for media organizations all over the world. We’re looking for an experienced full-stack software engineer to join our Airtime Pro team.
Airtime Pro is a cloud-based platform for broadcasting streaming radio on the web. It allows users to upload music, build playlists, schedule content and broadcast on the web.
You will be joining a small team of engineers where you’ll wear multiple hats. One day you might be solving a JS bug and the next you’ll be getting your hands dirty in a terminal. Your contribution will have a big impact on our clients’ experience and will help to shape our overall direction.
Work with the Airtime Pro project manager on the conception and realization of new product features
Use your deep understanding of web technologies and APIs to advise on the system’s architecture and to coordinate frontend and backend development
Contribute and implement new features
Focus on code quality and testability
Share your knowledge of good code practices with the rest of the team
Continually improve technical processes to get us operating more efficiently
5+ years of engineering experience with a proven track record of building consumer web applications or services.
Experience working with legacy code.
Pays close attention to detail.
Experience and fluency in Python or another modern back-end programming language.
Experience with PHP – you’re not afraid of old PHP code.
Very comfortable with Postgres and Redis.
You know how to prioritize and appreciate business needs, or in other words – when to go with the ?right now? solution instead of the ?right one?.
Competent Linux skills.
Fluent English is a must.
What will make you stand out
Remote work experience.
Knowledge and experience in any of the following: Go, C++, Java, Node, Ocaml, Liquidsoap.
Advanced PG knowledge – is tablespace a weird term for you?
Audio software experience.
Experience building RESTful APIs.
A love for automating things as much as possible, saving you valuable time later.
Whatever else you think might set you apart from the pack – you name it!