job location: San Jose, CA
Welcome to Pinger! Our market-leading communications products have been downloaded by millions of iOS and Android users around the world. Backed by top tier venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers, our simple mission is to make texting and talking free. We are profitable, growing like crazy and are having a blast here. Pinger is located in downtown San Jose walking distance to dozens of restaurants and public transit. Come on in, the water's fine!
Pinger is growing and is expanding internationally. We are looking for an experienced Software Engineer for our backend web services team. You will work with a small team of smart engineers designing, developing and maintaining mission critical web services that service millions of users across the world.
Ownership of back-end PHP and C++ servers needed for the scalability and performance of Pinger services. Develop, maintain and enhance code using best practices in Software Engineering. Develop web-services using PHP and MySQL. Lead various projects and act as a mentor for junior engineers.
Reports to: Director of Engineering