Who We Are 

We’re hibooks and our mission is to empower you to pursue your passion, lose yourself in a story, and reach your highest peak. We believe that the books we read shape our lives. They teach us, entertain us, and sometimes change us. Founded in 2014, hibooks is a global audiobook platform. With an inclusive, international team spread throughout San Francisco, New York, Berlin, and London, we are engaging the power of audiobooks.

We are the evolution of storytelling, and we invite you to start your next career chapter with us.

 

What you'll be doing:

 

  • Collaborating closely with other engineers to design and expand new and existing functionalities
  • Actively participating in decisions affecting the future of the product and core technology structure
  • Using your skills and learning more as the product & platform evolve
  • Keeping the codebase modern and easy-to-work through continuous refactoring, testing and up-to-date documentation

 

What you’ll bring along:

  • Experience working with Javascript and Python
  • Experience with benchmarking tools and testing platforms
  • Deep understanding of different backend architecture patterns
  • Knowledge of popular modern databases’ pros and cons
  • High proficiency in writing performant and clean SQL queries

 

Great to have:

  • Experience working with Scala, Golang, Java, Ruby
  • Experience working with Elasticsearch, Cassandra and Redis
  • DevOps technologies AWS (S3, EC2, Route53), Bash - Kubernetes and docker

 

What We Offer: 

  • A globally diverse and innovative team shaping the future of audiobooks
  • Leadership that champions professional development
  • Fully-covered and quality Medical, Dental, & Vision insurance (USA)
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible vacation
  • Flexible WFH

Sounds exactly like what you are looking for? Then go ahead and apply

 

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