At its core, 500px is a community of passionate photographers. Our mission is to build a platform that enables and rewards that community’s visual creativity. Every month, millions of people from around the world use our website and mobile apps to find, share, and get rewarded for the world’s most inspiring photography.
We take pride in the products we ship and love what we do. Our engineering culture values mentorship, ownership, collaboration, and getting stuff done.
Our technology stack includes: Ruby on Rails, Python, Go, MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, ElasticSearch, and various Amazon AWS services. Check out our Engineering Blog for more.
We’re looking for someone who can help us bring 500px to the next level of scale, speed, and user experience. You’ll help us grow our large-scale, distributed platform used by millions of people around the world.
You’ll be working with systems built using Go, Ruby, Python, ElasticSearch, DynamoDB, MongoDB, MySQL, Redis, and various Amazon AWS services - all operating as high-availability, large-scale, mission-critical services.
You’ll bring an operations perspective to application and infrastructure planning, and be one of our domain experts on topics such as redundancy, fault-tolerance, disaster recovery and monitoring at scale.
What you’ll do:
Ideally you’ll have:
Our Interview Process
We believe diverse teams perform better, and we seek to increase our overall team diversity. We make active efforts to reduce the impact of unconscious bias in our hiring process.