Software Engineer - API Clients
Plugging Algolia's search engine into websites and mobile applications is super easy thanks to our extensive list of open-source API clients that support an ever-expanding roster of front- and back-end languages, frameworks and platforms. We're looking for a full-stack software engineer to maintain and contribute to our API clients, making the plug-and-play nature of our search engine smooth and seamless for developers. You'll be working with Julien Bourdeau and the whole developer relations & engineering team of Algolia to help elevate our community's contributions in a fully open-source environment. If you're comfortable and eager to work on a wide array of languages and open-source projects, then this is your challenge!
At Algolia, we spell Culture with a capital ‘C’. That’s why as a candidate you should value & practice transparency, take ownership, have the humility to acknowledge your weaknesses and continuously strive to grow both professionally and personally.
RESPONSIBILITIESDesign, implement & maintain our API clients and integrationsModerate our growing GitHub community of open-source contributors, handling feature requests, bugs & questionsEnsure that the new features of our APIs will be available across all our clients and integrationsHelp our users make the most of the Algolia APIEnsure that we are compatible from Day 1 with new releases of underlying languages & frameworks that we are integrating with
NICE TO HAVEExperience supporting open-source projects & their GitHub communitiesExperience setting up continuous integration infrastructures (Travis-CI, CircleCI, etc.)Experience with code review and code coverage tools (Code Climate, Rubocop, etc.)Practical knowledge of WordPress
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