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API Ninja

Droplr, a popular sharing service for teams, is seeking an API Ninja to integrate our service with other popular platforms. If you’re a programmer interested in joining a small, exciting startup with venture capital backing and a bright future; if you’re an engineer who loves mashing up services, hacking apis, building pretty interfaces, and wants to join a team where you can have a huge impact this role is perfect for you.

You’ll be joining a team of talented, creative engineers where you’ll play a critical role in building integrations with platforms like HipChat, Slack and more. This is a great opportunity to be an early key hire for a funded, growing company and build elegant, best-of-breed software that will be used by some of the biggest brands in the world. This is a full-time role based in Auburn, California with occasional travel to Bend or Portland Oregon for team meetups.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Integrate our service with key third party platforms
  • Make suggestions to improve and extend our own API
  • Come up with creative solutions on how to integrate our service with 3rd party APIs
  • Test our existing integrations to make sure that they are stable
  • Work closely with the CTO to make recommendations for new integrations.
  • Work with our Director of Engineering to establish a build, test, and release cycle for new integrations.
  • Translate interface mockups and wireframes into functioning interfaces.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Years of experience building solutions that use REST APIs.
  • A creative imagination on how services can make each other better using APIs.
  • Expertise in Javascript, HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experience with integrating front end code with back end API’s using languages like Ruby, Node.js, PHP or an equivalent.
  • Familiarity with Github workflows: I.E. branching, pull requests, code reviews, etc.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Passionate about building best-of-breed software.

Founded in 2013, Droplr helps small teams to large enterprises quickly share what their working on. To learn more visit https://droplr.com

To apply for this position, or to recommend a friend, please email levi@droplr.com.

Droplr Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate due to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, veteran status, or disability status.