Senior Backend Engineers - Anti-Spam

Recruiter
Badoo Ltd
Location
Covent Garden
Salary
From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Badoo is seeking an expert server-side developers to join our Anti-Spam team. The Anti-Spam team stands on guard for security and safety of our users, and work hard to protect them from any kind of spam, scam or fraud.

RESPONSIBILITIES/JOB ROLE

·Create large scale web applications (360+ million users, over 1 billion dynamic requests to the backend daily);

·Implement Big Data processing pipelines with PHP, Hadoop and Spark (Java/Scala)

·Work on analytical systems, to search and destroy any spam-related threats as soon as possible

·Create software for analysing texts, pictures and behaviour of potential spammers

·Actively participate in the whole process of development, from initial design to deployment and support

·Proactively communicate with colleagues, discuss applications design

·Suggest and implement high-tech, innovative solutions

·Optimise web applications, look for bottlenecks and, as and when necessary, implement visualisation and monitoring systems

·Be deadline focused and report potential issues in a timely manner

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

·Team leadership of 3-4 developers

·Experience with highly available distributed systems

·Broad programming language knowledge: multiple from PHP, GO, Python, Scala, Java desirable

·Experience designing relational databases (MySQL)

·Ability to optimise and fine-tune web applications that use MySQL

·Experience implementing large scale projects using LAMP

·Proactive and result-oriented

·Experience with security-related projects

·Experience using Spark and Machine Learning techniques desirable

Deadline for applications 27/10/2017


This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/76665344