We are looking for a smart, collaborative and results-driven software engineer with experience in agile techniques like test driven development (TDD) and pair programming.
Above all, you care about software craftsmanship. You have experience in, and passion for, high-quality, maintainable code that confers low operating costs, high change velocity and is a point of professional pride for you and the team.
You are a competent maker with the following competencies:
You have experience in:
Over time, we expect you to grow by learning and practicing the following skills:
About The Team
The Online Campus team makes up the core of outward-facing user experience of 2U’s product offering. This is the “face” of 2U insofar as it is the destination for students, faculty, administrators and support users alike to interact with each other, share information, consume content, and perform the necessary operations to complete a degree with a 2U partner. We're currently working on replace legacy systems, open source Learning Management System in PHP, with new tech stack. We are motivated to build a team where members bring sound computer science fundamentals and a diverse set of skills and experiences to the table. We looking for experience and expertise in the following technologies:
Experience in distributed systems, including fault tolerant design, event sourcing and other distributed system architectural patterns
Proficient in container technology like Docker, and familiarity with Swarm/Kubernetes/Mesos
Significant backend programming experience in multiple languages
Ruby or Python experience
Systems programming or Go, Swift, Elixir/erlang, Rust
Experience working with queue systems, such as Kafka, RabbitMQ, and so on
Experience with key-value stores and/or distributed databases (Redis, MongoDB, Cassandra, etc.)
AWS and cloud infrastructure