Help us scale our backends!
500px is growing fast! We’re already handling hundreds of millions of requests each day, across a diverse set of backend services, datastores, and APIs, and we need your help to get to the next level.
We are looking for smart, motivated, and passionate engineers to take charge of these backend systems and help us grow. Our front-end teams work hard to build new and innovative products for our users, but they can’t succeed without support from the backend.
We are looking for a senior developer who can help us maintain, improve, and rebuild the 500px website. You'll have the opportunity to play a pivotal role in 500px's success as part of a small and passionate engineering team.
You will plan, implement, deploy, and maintain our backend systems, working closely with other backend developers to build out new services and improve existing ones. You’ll play a pivotal role in designing and building the next generation of the 500px architecture.
On any given day, you might be
You’ll have ownership over your work, and you’ll support other developers in building new features and products. You will be an advocate for performance, stability, and scalability across all of 500px, and encourage others to be as well. We are looking for a person who loves collaboration and is excited to take on new challenges.
The ideal candidate has
This role would ideally suit someone with previous experience in a similar role. If you’re unsure, please apply – we’d love to hear from you.View