Golang / Go Job: Go developer, Santa Monica

Go developer, Santa Monica at Magnet Co

Los Angeles, California, United States 🇺🇸   (Posted Aug 21 2017)

Job position

Job description
This is a full-time contract to hire W2-based position working Monday through Friday on-site in Santa Monica. We are seeking a senior level software developer with specialization in the Go programming language.

The successful candidate will join a dynamic team building important educational software used by thousands of teachers and students across the US. Our engineers coordinate requirements with product team members, formulate software designs, then implement, test, and help push into production. The ability to identify creative and scalable solutions within the constructs of a system with millions of users is required. This position will focus on Curriculum / Learning Management and Assessment feature sets.


Responsible for the design, development, and testing of web-based applications

Responsible for developing database schema changes to support new features

Responsible for review and accurate development against business requirements

Responsible for supporting QA in defect resolution

Support development initiatives for key customers

Following processes including: SDLC, QA, optimization, and others


Completion of customer / contract specific development

Rapid customer issue resolution


Collaborates with manager to develop efficient, goal oriented code

Collaborates with manager to develop with a focus on scalability / quality

Manages time effectively.

Skills & requirements
Must be excited about building scalable API web applications

6+ years of programming or a masters in Computer Science

PHP, MySQL, HTML, JQuery / Javascript, and CSS experience

Experience with emerging languages such as Go

Experience with RESTful APIs a plus

Experience with MySQL advanced functions, procedures and triggers a plus

Knowledge of relational database design concepts

Ability to work in a fast-paced quick software release environment

Ability to work in a team or individually

Experience on a software development team

Experienced in LAMP development and linux server administration

Experienced in mobile app development

Experience working with APIs / AJAX / XML / JSON

Strong understanding of UI and UX

Experience with Github

Instructions how to apply
Send your resume to hello@magnet.co
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Let them know you found the job via https://www.golangprojects.com
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