Java Engineer

  • El Segundo, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

ABOUT OUR COMPANY:

Swagbucks.com, a Prodege LLC company, makes your time online more rewarding.  We are the #8 fastest growing company in Los Angeles according to the LA Business Journal.

Swagbucks.com allows web users to earn virtual currency by doing the things they do every day - such as searching the web, shopping at their favorite retailers, taking online surveys, watching videos and playing video games. We also just launched a Swagbucks visa Credit Card!  Users redeem their virtual currency for gift cards and other prizes. Swagbucks.com is a fast growing, profitable, pre IPO startup. 

ACCOLADES FOR PRODEGE:

_#43 - Inc. 500 list

_#8 fastest growing company - Los Angeles Business Journal

_#21 Best Place To Work in LA - Los Angeles Business Journal 

_Alexa top 100 site in the US.

Job Description

  • Improve the performance and scale of our application environment
  • Monitor production environment and address issues as they arise
  • Work with hosting provider to identify and resolve issues.
  • Work with the development team to ensure issues are not repeated.
  • Quickly understand an issue and determine if it’s level of criticality and address it accordingly.
  • Maintain current and develop new methods for monitoring.
  • Perform code review on java code before it is released to qa and ultimately to production

Qualifications

  • 2-3 years coding of high volume public facing production web application
  • Experience triaging, troubleshooting, and debugging other peoples code
  • Understanding of entire infrastructure set up including the server hardware, operating system, JVM and our applications
  • Working knowledge of SQL
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability ot exercise good judgement

Additional Information