Clojure SDE, Amazon.com, Seattle Washington (repost, with new contact info)

Amazon.com is the leading online retailer in the United States with over $75 billion in global revenue. At Amazon, we are passionate about using technology to solve business problems that have big customer impact.  CORTEX is our next generation platform which handles real-time financial data flows and notifications. Our stateless event-driven compute engine for dynamic data transforms is built entirely in Clojure and is crucial to our ability to provide a highly agile response to financial events within the organization. We leverage AWS to operate on a massive scale and meet high-availability, low-latency SLAs.  If you have over 7 years of experience as a hands-on software developer, have worked with distributed systems, and have experience in start-ups or possess a “start-up mentality”, keep reading.

Do you:

  • Obsess over software performance and challenge yourself and others to deliver highly scalable, low latency, reliable and fast computation platforms?
  • Possess great ideas and know how to solve problems, but also follow through with a clean and maintainable implementation?
  • Have a high bar for coding excellence and a passion for design and architecture?
  • Want to work with really cool technology such as Clojure, JVM, and AWS tools?
  • Either live in or desire to live in the greater Seattle area and want to work somewhere that you can have a large scale impact but still work on a small team?

If your answers are yes, this may be the role for you!  Combining a startup atmosphere with the ambition to build and utilize cutting-edge reactive technology, the Cortex team at Amazon is looking for a passionate, results-oriented, and innovative Sr. Software Engineer who wants to move fast and have fun, while being deeply involved in solving business integration problems across various organizations within Amazon.

Basic Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience designing, building, deploying, operating, scaling, and evolving distributed systems and high-volume transaction application in a 24/7 environment
  • 7+ years of industry experience in software development in Java or C++
  • Exceptional customer relationship skills including the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines with optimal solutions
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Background or strong interest in Clojure
  • Experience with cloud technologies from AWS
  • Proficiency in a Unix/Linux environment
  • Graduate degree (MS/PhD) a plus
  • Experience mentoring and developing junior SDEs

If interested, please send your resume to larsone@amazon.com.

Kwelia full stack developer, including Clojure

Kwelia is building the most accurate, up-to-date and comprehensive data and analytics platform for rental housing data ever constructed. We’re looking for our first non-founder software engineering hire to work closely with the founders to help grow our application, analytics stack and engineering team. The ideal candidate is an experienced full-stack developer with analytics experience who can hit the ground running, and thrives in a fast-paced early-stage startup environment.

In this position, you’ll be called upon to lead by example and to help establish our engineering culture. Because of our early stage (and your level of responsibility in the company’s growth) compensation will include a significant equity stake. Despite our early stage, we will also provide a competitive salary and benefits. Our current team is spread between Philadelphia, PA and Austin, TX. You’re welcome to join us in either of those cities, or remotely from your preferred location.

Our Technology Stack:

Ruby on Rails/JavaScript (web application)
PostgreSQL (OLTP database)
Clojure (data collection & processing)
Apache Spark (analytics cluster)
Amazon Web Services (hosting platform)

Please contact us at info@kwelia.com if you are interested.

Clojure Software Development Engineers, Amazon.com

Amazon.com is the leading online retailer in the United States, with over $75bn in global revenue. At Amazon, we are passionate about using technology to solve business problems that have big customer impact.

Clojure SDE role

Location: Seattle, WA (cannot take remote SDE’s – must be onsite. Amazon pays for relocation)

CORTEX is our next generation platform that handles real-time financial data flows and notifications. Our stateless event-driven compute engine for dynamic data transforms is built entirely in Clojure and is crucial to our ability to provide a highly agile response to financial events. We leverage AWS to operate on a massive scale and meet high-availability, low-latency SLAs.

Combining a startup atmosphere with the ambition to build and utilize cutting-edge reactive technology, the Cortex team at Amazon is looking for a passionate, results-oriented, innovative Sr. Software Engineer who wants to move fast, have fun and be deeply involved in solving business integration problems across various organizations within Amazon.

If this describes you – our team is a great fit:

  • You obsess over software performance and challenge yourself and others to deliver highly scalable, low latency, reliable and fast computation platforms.
  • You’ve got great ideas and you know how to solve problems, but you also follow through with a clean and maintainable implementation.
  • You have a high bar for coding excellence and a passion for design and architecture.

Our technology stack: Clojure, JVM, AWS tools, Sable

Basic Qualifications 

  • 3+ years of experience designing, building, deploying, operating, scaling, and evolving distributed systems and high-volume transaction application in a 24/7 environment
  • 3+ years of industry experience in software developent in Java or C++
  • Exceptional customer relationship skills including the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines with optimal solutions
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Background or strong interest in Clojure
  • Experience with cloud technologies from AWS
  • Proficiency in a Unix/Linux environment
  • Graduate degree (MS/PhD) a plus
  • Experience mentoring and developing junior SDEs

If you are interested, contact Janney Jaxen, Technical Recruiter, Retail Systems  janneyj@amazon.com

Clojure Software Engineer, Staples Sparx, San Mateo, CA

SparX is a small engineering team focused on applying online machine learning and predictive modeling to eCommerce (impacting a 24 billion dollar business).

Our stack is 100% Clojure, service oriented, targeting 50 million users with 1ms SLAs. We apply engineering and data science to tough problems such as dynamic pricing, shipping estimations, personalized emails, and multi-variate testing.

We are always looking for talent in data-science, engineering and devops. Bonus points if you can bridge 2 of these together. We love people with strong fundamentals who can dive deep.

See:

http://www.staples-sparx.com/jobs/software-engineers.html

Clojure DevOps Engineer, Diligence Engine, Toronto or Remote

DiligenceEngine is a Toronto-based startup using machine learning to automate legal work. We’re looking for a DevOps engineer to help us manage and automate our technology stack. Our team is small, pragmatic, and inquisitive; we love learning new technologies and balance adoption with good analysis. We prefer to hire in the Toronto area, but also welcome remote work in a time zone within North America.

Full job listing at their blog: We’re hiring a Clojure engineer!

Common Lisp or Clojure Developer, Adelaide or remote

Common Lisp or Clojure Developer
A fantastic opportunity for a Common Lisp developer or Clojure developer that is fast, adaptable and can work independently or fit in well into a team

  • Experience with Common Lisp or Clojure is a MUST
  • Adelaide or the opportunity to work 100% remotely!
  • Great career opportunity – Great Salary or Contract rate

Experience with Common Lisp or Clojure is a must (could be non-commercial) as well as general knowledge of relational databases and web technologies.

This role could be 100% remote for the right person, to join a top class team and on a great product which could became the Common Lisp application with largest customer base in the world.   The successful applicant will join a small, focused team in maintaining and furthering the development of a leading multivariate testing platform.

Familiarity in the following areas would be considered a plus: backend web server technology, Javascript, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, statistics, distributed computing, Lispworks, any distributed version control system. A high degree of autonomy and self-motivation will be expected.

This is a great career building opportunity and salary package on offer! Although will consider contractors!

If this is of interest I’d be keen to discuss with you, please email me onstewart@totalresource.com.au or call 0061 (0)415 344 427