Want to be a technical innovator at a company that's changing how education is delivered to the 1 billion underprivilaged children around the world?
We have outstanding opportunities for smart, resourceful and motivated Software Engineers to build high-profile, leading-edge products leveraging big data technologies. You will assume a role as a leading contributor of highly valued, high-profile functionality in our platform.
This is your chance to expand your expertise in advanced technologies and distributed infrastructures as you solve challenging problems as part of our small but talented team. This position provides a unique opportunity for an individual with experience and interest in the education space to be a leading contributor to a growth-oriented, entrepreneurial, high-impact, social enterprise organization. The ideal candidate has a passion for Zaya’s mission, thrives working externally, operating in ambiguous situations, and producing ambitious results.
You should have a track record of expertise in design, implementation, and troubleshooting of software optimized for large scale environments. You thrive on learning and applying new technologies. You're capable of managing your time well and working efficiently and independently. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, are required.
§ Working with tools like TastyPy, HighCharts
§ Knowledge of optimization such as memcached and scaling MySQL/Python