Clojure Developer, Disco Melee, Remote

Disco Melee | Full Time or Part Time or Freelance | 100% Remote
http://discomelee.com/http://beta.discomelee.com/
In search of Clojure developers.

–About Us–
Disco Melee was founded by gamers, for gamers, to deal with with the lack of social features in other gaming-centric sites, and to reinvent the concept of social streaming. Basically we are “making gaming social again”. We’re in closed beta now, but will be opening up very soon!

–What We’re After–
The frontend is built in Clojurescript and Om, the backend in Clojure on a PostgreSQL database.
While we do require some degree of prior experience with these technologies, we also greatly value an ability to learn, take ownership, be proactive, and communicate well with others.

Essential skills:
* Good written and spoken English
* Functional programming techniques

Front-end:
* Modern HTML and CSS (LESS)/Bootstrap
* Clojurescript (and Javascript)
* React (Om)
* Implementing a Photoshop design in HTML/CSS

Back-end
* Clojure
* SQL (we use PostgreSQL)

Desirable skills:
* Data security and privacy
* JVM familiarity (ecosystem)
* XMPP protocol knowledge
* Video streaming/web video familiarity
* Distributed systems
* Payment processors
* Mobile (iOS/Android) knowledge
* Familiarity with Amazon Web Services

To submit your resume for consideration, please email work@discomelee.com.

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Senior Software Engineer, goCatch, Sydney, Australia

Dear Will,

goCatch is looking for a senior software engineer to work full time on
its core product, which is a real time tracking and dispatch system for
taxi services. Our offices are located in Sydney, Australia. We will not
consider telecommuting, however we may be able to assist a promising
candidate to relocate.

We are a small team who prize themselves on writing quality, readable,
maintainable code, and are looking for like-minded individuals.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of

* Clojure [or a Scheme or Common Lisp, and a willingness to learn]
* willingness to work closely with collaborators, including occasional pair-programming
* cloud hosted systems; deployment on AWS

And any of the following additional skills would be considered an asset:
* programming in a functional style
* knowledge of the clojure ecosystem. We
* RabbitMQ or another message broker
* SCALA
* REST architecture
* IOS development
* Android/Java development
* modern front end web technologies (Angular, React, etc.)

Applicants are encouraged to send us a resume with a cover letter explaining
they development philosophy and describing their ideal working environment.
Please forward offers of interest to Alain Picard (alain@gocatch.com)

goCatch is an equal opportunity employer.

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Sydney, Australia