Engineer Backend

Company Name km brokerage
Location Portland, OR
Date Posted May 10, 2012
Category Developer
Listing Type Jobs


We're a Portland Oregon startup who is going to revolutionize the way real estate is transacted online. With plans to have presence in over 8000 cities in 160 countries we believe we have one of the most exciting start-ups.

We're building an engineering team that can produce what teams 10 times our size can do. We love what we're building. We talk about product daily and how we can enrich the experience of our users. We love working on challenging problems and working with smart engineers that can help us grow individually too. Most of all, we value engineering.


Own a variety of mission-critical and data-intensive problems:
Translate business needs into well-defined and scoped functionality
Implement new functionality, improve existing infrastructure


Experience using Ruby-on-Rails in a production environment
Experience using HTML/CSS/Javascript/AJAX in a production environment
Experience using a dynamic programming language in a production environment


Experience building and administering systems related to fraud, payments, API and recommendation engines
Comfortable using or learning Git version control in a basic capacity
Experience with mobile/responsive design and being a OSX person is a big plus
Ability to work in areas outside of their usual comfort zone and get things done quickly
Data quality: create algorithms to automatically improve the quality of our service.
Strong CS fundamentals gained through Bachelor's degree in CS, Math or related discipline or equivalent industry experience
Fraud detection and response: detect fraudulent activity in real-time and respond appropriately


Stock options
Apple equipment
Much more...

p.s. if your looking for a stuffy uptight work environment, and the comfort of a pale gray cubicle, you can skip over this inquiry.. ;)

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