One of the open positions is for a Senior Backend Software Engineer, who will help with developing and updating the back end of Whitepages’ heavily used mobile app.
The Senior Backend Software Engineer will work on a small team to build and enhance large-scale distributed systems that support the Whitepages’ app. The position involves architecting company-wide infrastructure systems and working with data analysis and machine learning to solve problems
The position requires five plus years of coding experience, and fluency in Python, Ruby, or similar languages. Learn more about the position and apply on GeekWork, and check out more open positions at Whitepages.
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Note: this position is based in New York City.
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