Sr. Software Engineer

| Santa Monica
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Software developers at DEV.XYZ are passionate professionals. As a team that services multiple business units, developers are expected to be fast learners. A desire to work with stakeholders, understand the business needs behind a task, and make responsible decisions is paramount. DEV.XYZ provides a dynamic yet stable environment that exposes engineering professionals to unique and rewarding challenges daily. Our team works across industries allowing for new and exciting projects on a regular basis. 


  • Develop high performance API's, web applications, and websites.
  • Prioritize code quality, performance and scalability.
  • Write performant, stable code that contributes to our team’s high availability needs.
  • Brainstorm and prototype solutions to unique problems.
  • Work directly with project stakeholders to understand, and contribute to the development of project specifications.
  • Mentor fellow developers and contribute to an open, positive environment.
  • Review and give feedback on source code.
  • Positively represent our organization as a reliable and professional team of experts.

Example Projects

  • Cross-referencing data from WHOIS info on all domains, all DNS info on all domains, 250 different cybercrime metadata lists with a focus on proactively identifying domains used for nefarious purposes.
  • Securely connecting consumers with financial offers, filtered by a complex set of tiered rules, filters, and pre-qualifications in real-time while maintaining 99.999% uptime and accounting for failure on the part of hundreds of third-party integrations.

Our Stack

  • Laravel and Zend PHP frameworks
  • Vue.js and Backbone.js JS frameworks
  • MySQL relational database
  • Redis, ElasticSearch and MongoDB
  • AWS infrastructure
  • Ubuntu
  • Jenkins

Our Focus

  • Cybercrime detection and mitigation
  • Domain registry operations for 12 TLDs
  • High frequency trading
  • Digital Consumer Finance
  • Big Data Analytics
  • High Availability APIs
  • Live auction automation
  • Polyplatform integration

Job Requirements

  • 5-7 years as a professional software engineer
  • An understanding of best practices with a focus on security
  • An understanding of OOP paradigms 
  • An understanding of software development best practices 
  • Experience writing performant database queries
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent prioritization and organizational skills
  • A positive and professional demeanor
  • Reliability and consistency
  • A desire to grow, learn and contribute 

Extra Credit

  • Knowledge of modern PHP (7.2+)
  • Experience with relational databases and ORM, data architecture, and optimizations
  • Prior exposure to frontend frameworks (Vue, React, Backbone)
  • Experience with using complex Redis data types (sets, lists, hashes)
  • Laravel / Symfony / Zend Framework experience
  • Contributing to Open Source

XYZ is more than just a place to work. It’s an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside highly intelligent and motivated people in a dynamic environment. XYZ is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.

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