As an industry leader and Software-as-a-Service provider our mission at 8×8, Inc. [NYSE: EGHT] is to transform the future of business communications. The 8×8 Open Communications Platform (TM) uniquely brings together Voice, Video, Collaboration, Contact Center, and enterprise-class API solutions, helping businesses across the globe transform their customer and employee experience, and empowering workforces worldwide to work smarter.
We are looking for a backend developer to join our growing technology team. This is an exciting opportunity to become a member of the 8×8 engineering team that is involved in the entire life cycle of development, from the browser to the database.
You will be part of the team that owns software platform that allows collaboration through instant messaging and powers a customized publish and subscribe ability for 8×8 products.
If you enjoy working on highly performant serverside technologies, in a cloud environment, building APIs, testing, deploying, troubleshooting, fine tuning with keen focus on production stability and uptime this opportunity is perfect for you.
Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
Write well designed, testable, efficient code
Ensure designs are in compliance with specifications
Prepare and produce releases of software components
Support Continuous Improvement by investigating alternatives and new technologies and presenting these for architectural review
Prior exposure or a strong interest in functional programming
Proven experience building serverside technologies using Elixir, Erlang, C++ or Java
Strong technical skills on designing and building n-tier web services
Very good understanding of database technologies such as Postgres or MySQL
Writing automated tests and knowledge of secure coding practices
Solid understanding and hands on experience in cloud computing
Excellent problem-solving and communication skills; ability to work independently and with others
Industry leading, award winning technology and recognised on two Gartner Magic Quadrants
Inclusive, supportive and collaborative culture yet with a winning mentality
Encouragement and environment to make a difference
Fun – check out our Instagram posts in the UK, Romania and the US, the smiles are real
Deep passion for doing the best for our customers, giving them the best service and the best technology
For a closer look into what life at 8×8 International and the Cluj office look like check out our Instagram page.
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