Full-Time

Staff Software Engineer

Infrastructure

Posted on 5/3/2024

Daily Wire

Daily Wire

51-200 employees

Conservative news and multimedia platform

Entertainment

Senior

Nashville, TN, USA

Required Skills
Kotlin
Kubernetes
Rust
Python
Java
Docker
AWS
Go
Terraform
Development Operations (DevOps)
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • 8+ years experience as a software engineer with a strong background in infrastructure, DevOps, and backend.
  • In-depth knowledge of cloud platforms such as AWS, and proficiency in Terraform for infrastructure automation and management.
  • Hands-on experience with Docker and container orchestration tools such as ECS and Kubernetes.
  • Proficiency in Go is highly preferred or expertise in similar languages such as Java, Kotlin, Rust, and Python.
  • Strong understanding of software architecture, design patterns, and best practices.
  • Exceptional problem-solving, debugging, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with a proven ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and mentor engineers.
Responsibilities
  • Architect and implement cloud infrastructure for both Daily Wire and Bentkey systems, leveraging container orchestration platforms such as AWS ECS or Kubernetes.
  • Set up full end-to-end CI/CD processes to automate software delivery and deployment.
  • Optimize application performance and reliability through continuous integration, testing, and refactoring.
  • Develop scalable and efficient backend systems using Go (Golang) as the primary programming language.
  • Provide technical leadership and mentorship to engineers, fostering a culture of learning and continuous improvement.
  • Conduct code reviews, design discussions, and architecture planning to maintain high-quality, scalable solutions.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot production issues, driving innovative solutions to enhance system performance and resilience.
  • Implement tagging strategies for cost analysis and optimization, ensuring efficient resource utilization.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design and implement robust solutions that meet business requirements.
  • Stay current with industry trends and emerging technologies, recommending improvements to existing systems and processes.

The Daily Wire is a prime destination for individuals looking to engage in a dynamic media environment that champions conservative news and views. The company is at the forefront of using cutting-edge multimedia technologies to deliver compelling investigative journalism and popular podcasts. This focus not only ensures a steady stream of engaging content but also fosters a culture of innovation and leadership in the conservative media space, making it an excellent place for professionals passionate about media and technology.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$50M

Headquarters

Nashville, Tennessee

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

9%

2 year growth

16%