Go (Golang) is one of the most recent additions to the modern programming language landscape. Go is self-described as an open source programming language that makes it easy to build simple, reliable, and efficient software. Go enables developers to build robust and efficient software with conciseness, simplicity, and safety. Finding an elite Go developer involves more than just finding a good programmer - it involves finding someone who understands the language, its idioms and more.
Here at ZipRecruiter we are looking for a great Go developer who possesses a strong understanding of how best to leverage and exploit the language's unique paradigms, idioms, and syntax. Your primary focus will be on developing Go packages and programs that are scalable and maintainable. You will ensure that these Go packages and programs are well documented and has a reasonable test coverage. You will coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure. A commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and quality product is essential.
What you'll be doing:
Writing scalable, robust, testable, efficient, and easily maintainable codeTranslating software requirements into stable, working, high performance softwarePlaying a key role in architectural and design decisions, building toward an efficient microservices distributed architecture
What we're looking for:
Strong knowledge of Go programming language, paradigms, constructs, and idiomsKnowledge of common Goroutine and channel patternsExperience with the full site of Go frameworks and tools, including: Dependency management tools (Godep, Sltr, etc), Go's templating language, Go's code generation tools (Stringer, Revel), Router packages (Gorilla Mux)Ability to write clean and effective Godoc commentsFamiliarity with code versioning tools (such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial)
A fun environment where work-life balance is valuedOpportunities for advancement as our young startup growsVery competitive salaryGenerous bonus planEmployer-matched 401(k) planCompetitive benefits packageHealthy snacksLocal gym discountAttractive paid time off policy - Open/Flexible vacation policy
ZipRecruiter is an equal opportunity employer (M/F/D/V). All applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. This organization uses E-Verify.
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