Engineer - SF
BuddyMedia - San Francisco, CA

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The Role - Engineer – San Francisco Office

Be part of our new San Francisco team, leading the way for Buddy Media engineering. We are a PHP, MySQL and MongoDB shop with a fantastic engineering team that has built a CMS, Analytics, and Event tracking platform that allows brands to promote themselves on many of the top social websites. Every engineer on the team plays a key role in defining, building, and maintaining the Buddy Media platform.

We are looking for talented engineers with a solid software engineering background. Successful engineers are fast learners of new technologies, passionate about web development, and can deliver within deadlines.

Necessary Skills:
• Expert knowledge of the full LAMP stack
• Extensive programming experience with PHP5
• Solid understanding of OOP
• Comfortable dealing with large sets of data
• Working knowledge of Source Code Version Control (Git, SVN)
• Working knowledge of MVC design pattern
• Working knowledge of PHP5 web frameworks including Kohana, Cake, Zend
• Working knowledge of RDBMS
• 3+ years professional development experience
• Great attention to detail
• Can implement elegant and robust solutions while adhering to coding standard
• BS or MS in Computer Science

Bonus Skills:
• Working knowledge of FBJS and the Facebook development platform
• Plug-in development for any extensible web application such as WordPress, Drupal, or MovableType

About Our Company – Buddy Media
Buddy Media offers the leading social enterprise software to the world’s largest brands and agencies including Ford, NBC, L’Oreal, NFL, HP and Hearst. Eight of the top ten global brands use our technology to turn fans and followers into real connections and drive their social marketing.

We’re looking for motivated individuals ready to work hard and make an impact. Become a Buddy and be part of something extraordinary. Be the first to launch Buddy Media’s west coast kickball team, Ping Pong tournaments and charity events. At Buddy Media, the benefits are unparalled, the culture is unmatched and your career potential is unlimited.

With offices in New York City, San Francisco, London and Singapore, now is the time to join our award-winning team. In the past year, Buddy Media has won the prestigious “Best Enterprise” TechCrunch “Crunchie” award, been named to the Advertising Age “2011 Digital A-List” and our CEO and Founder Michael Lazerow was selected as 2011 New York Entrepreneur of the Year ® by Ersnt & Young.

Buddy Media was one of the first companies selected by Facebook as a preferred developer partner. The Company is backed by several investors including Institutional Venture Partners, GGV Capital, Bay Partners, Insight Venture Partners, and WPP, the world's largest communications services group.

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