Grails Software Engineer / Los Angeles / Remote OK



Job Description

Jukin Media is a digital media startup, focused on finding short form video before it goes viral. We partner with content creators to turbo-charge exposure and monitization, both online and on TV! You'll recognize our variety of clients and partners: YouTube, MTV's Ridiculousness, Tosh.0, Dick Clark Productions and many more.

Make a big impact as a Software Engineer on our small team. Dive into our innovative business process and help us retool our CMS and B2B licensing site which powers our profitable business. You'll work with the latest Web technologies and be exposed to all aspects of the business.

- Located in West Los Angeles
- Bright, open office plan
- TVs everywhere. We're hunting video, after all..
- High energy environment. Bells ring as we close many deals daily!
- Perks! Weekly massages, Ping pong, Lots of snacks, Conceirge-like help with your routine: car wash, dry cleaning and takeout lunch.

You will:

- Work in our application stack – Grails 2, PostgreSQL, ElasticSearch, Linux and AWS.
- Understand product requirements and translate them into trusted software solutions
- Deliver working code rapidly in an agile team environment
- Be able to innovate when challenged to meet technical requirements, ensuring flexibility and maintainability.

Skills & Requirements

- Gets stuff done
- 1+ more solid years of Grails full-stack application development
- 4+ years software development experience in a professional environment
- No fear of jQuery, HTML, CSS and AJAX/XHR
- Web Services; REST API development experience is a plus
- SQL chops
- Strong collaboration skills and a passion for standards
- Must be located in North America and be legal to work in the US

About Jukin Media, Inc.

At Jukin Media, nothing is more valuable than our human capital. We’ve assembled a staff of talented and deeply committed professionals with a wealth of experience in entertainment, media, and technology. Our executive team can be seen at industry events and on expert panels, their bylined articles can be found in top trade and business publications. We seek out only bright, forward-thinking, savvy individuals to join our highly energetic and ambitious team. Our employees come from diverse backgrounds and have varying skill sets, but we all have one thing in common: we’re workers. If you’re interested in bringing your talents and stellar work ethic to Jukin Media, apply now.