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Senior Backend Engineer at PicsArt
Yerevan, AM

PicsArt is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join its highly talented team. This is a great opportunity for you to work on a large scale distributed system deployed on more than 1000 servers in 4 data centers handling more than 40K requests per second. You will work with cutting edge languages, frameworks, and tools such as: -JavaSript, TypeScript, Java, Kotlin, Scala; -5 different NoSQL databases; -Microservices, Docker/Kubernetes, Spark, ELK Stack and much more.

Required Qualifications:

5+ years of Experience with NodeJS or Java;

Experience with document-oriented databases such as MongoDB is required;

Experience with Docker, Kubernetes;

Experience with key-value databases such as Redis is a plus;

Experience with Spring framework is a plus;

Knowledge of design principles of high-performance scalable applications is required;

Knowledge of data structures and algorithms;

Knowledge of non-relational databases.

Responsibilities:

Build mission-critical applications  that process ten thousand requests per second through a microservices architecture;

Develop API’s and integrations for a large-scale application according to business needs and priorities;

Create high-quality code that is scalable, reliable and reusable;

Participate in the full software development lifecycle, including development, code reviews, testing, and production deployment;

Write unit/integration tests to ensure the high quality of the application.

What we seek and value most in our candidates

Professionalism in both soft and hard skills; motivation to grow, learn and share, positive attitude, flexibility, transparency, ownership and the most important - passion and commitment. 

ABOUT US

PicsArt is the world’s #1 creative platform and social editing app that’s leading the visual storytelling revolution. With more than 150 million monthly active creators, the PicsArt community creates, remixes and shares nearly 1 billion images every month. The company has amassed one of the largest open-source collections of content in the world, including free-to-edit photos, stickers and more. PicsArt is available in 30 languages for free and as a subscription on iOS, Android and Windows devices. Headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Yerevan, Armenia; Moscow; Beijing; Tokyo; and Los Angeles, PicsArt is backed by Sequoia Capital, DCM Ventures, Insight Venture Partners, and Siguler Guff and Company.

The #14 most downloaded app of 2019

PicsArt has worked with big brands such as TaylorSwift, Will Smith, Kim Kardashian, Gwen Stefani, DJ Snake, Maroon5 and Meghan Trainor on community challenges that generate tens of millions of organic, fan-generated impressions and shares on social media. We need smart, passionate people to help us reach our first billion creators!