Job Description / Skills Required
Requisition ID: R15905
The Groupon Corporate IT Network team is in charge of the design, implementation, and operational support/lifecycle of networking technologies that span our global footprint of offices. We strive to continuously improve our infrastructure and encourage our team to try different approaches and to bring ideas that will help us evolve and optimize our technologies either through commercial vendor products or open source offerings. We are looking for a passionate, energetic and technology enthusiast eager to work at a rapid pace with the flexibility to work across our suite of technologies.
We are looking for a software engineer to join our Operations and Compliance Tools team.
We are looking for a problem solver; someone who enjoys debugging code, resolving issues, and creating solutions for common problems. Can you image to build applications for managing accesses for a platform of thousand of engineers and hundreds of web services, which is serving Groupon’s ~ 50 million customers everyday? If this idea got your interests, we want to talk to you!
Develop compliance applications for the Groupon microservice ecosystem
Collaborate with teams in other organization to ensure that required business features and compliance rules are implemented effectively
Build service artifacts, plan deployment, coordinate timeline and tasks with project management and teams
Improve service stability by identifying critical service specific metrics, setting meaningful alerting thresholds, and automating alerting responses
Create and maintain technical documentation
BS in Computer Sciences or related fields with 2+ years in software development
Solid knowledge with relational databases
Experience developing and supporting large scale web applications
Participate in 24×7 on-call rotation
Good communication skills and team player
5+ years in software development* Experience developing web applications in Golang and Ruby/Rails
Experience of developing web applications with MySQL Knowledge of network and web related protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, routing protocols)
Experience developing in *NIX environments
Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.