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Full-Time

Senior Software Developer

Backend Platform

Updated on 7/18/2024

TextNow

TextNow

201-500 employees

Provides free phone service worldwide

Senior

Remote in Canada

Category
Backend Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
gRPC
Kubernetes
Git
Apache Kafka
Go
Terraform
Redis
REST APIs
Requirements
  • Strong Experience in developing API services and shared packages using Golang
  • Experience with infrastructure as code tooling (Terraform, Kubernetes, or others)
  • Ability to apply design principles and methodologies for building scalable and high-performance backend architectures
  • Production Experience using relational and nonrelational database technology (MariaDB, RDS, DynamoDB, Redis)
  • Familiarity with asynchronous event processing (Kafka, SQS, or others)
  • Experience delivering quality production level microservices, using gRPC or REST
  • Experience utilizing CI build platforms (GitHub Actions or similar)
Responsibilities
  • Develop and Maintain Core Backend Services
  • Maintain a High Bar of Quality for the team
  • Participate in a Rotating On-Call
  • Foster Growth of fellow team members
  • Organize and Communicate the technical details of upcoming projects
  • Collaborate with other backend teams

TextNow is a prominent player in providing free phone services, focusing on removing barriers to communication with evolving technologies that make global connectivity accessible to everyone. This company is known for its commitment to advancing communication technologies and fostering a culture that values connectivity and innovation. Working at this company offers the opportunity to be at the forefront of telecommunication advancements, contributing to meaningful projects that connect people across various regions.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$3.4M

Headquarters

Waterloo, Canada

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

-9%