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Senior Software Engineer- API at Hiya
Seattle, WA, US

Around the world, billions upon billions of mobile phone calls are made every single day, and yet the phone app has remained unchanged since smartphones launched over a decade ago. Hiya is determined to change this by revolutionizing the way people make and receive mobile phone calls. We are working with mobile phone makers (including Samsung) and mobile carriers (including AT&T) to bring this innovation to all of their global subscribers - over 80 million monthly users today, and growing. With offices in Seattle, London, and Budapest, and backing from top investors in the US and Europe, we are an exceptionally diverse and skilled team positioned to change the mobile phone experience forever.

 

We are looking for a Senior software Engineer to help us, architect, implement, and maintain our Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) and Software Development Kit (SDKs). This is a brand new team we are launching in order for us to provide robust and scalable core solutions for the rest of the company and external partners! Oh yes! This is a VERY important position!

 

You'll also help us (re-)architect this product to better serve the users who will be sending us hundreds of millions of requests per month. In addition, you'll work with other engineering teams at Hiya, some in Seattle and some in Budapest, to define and deliver shared components and services.

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Experience in building RESTFul APIs from scratch
  • Experience in building highly distributed system with stringent SLA requirements.
  • Experience in building systems with an event-driven architecture
  • Experience with networking, queues, stream processing, caching, etc.
  • Enjoys a startup environment of getting things done and pursue higher velocity over perfection
  • Collaborative team player with great communication skills.

 

Awesome if you have:

  • Experience in mobile development (iOS and Android).
  • Experience in externalizing APIs for third-party developers.
  • Experience in working with various authentication protocols.
  • Experience in supporting the developer community and external partners.
  • Experience with Redis, DynamoDB, Data analysis, Kubernetes/Docker.

What you should expect from us:

  • Work at a supportive and fast-growing startup with a fantastic team.
  • Make an impact on the lives of tens of millions of consumers.
  • Many office perks and great company benefits.
  • Collaborate and learn from other great team members.
  • Support in developing your skills and accelerating your career

Hiya is an equal opportunity employer. We value and embrace diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age or disability status.




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