Senior Software Engineer, Elixir. (Remote)

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About Telnyx

Telnyx is a global connectivity platform and partner that powers carrier-grade services on an in-house built, private, cloud-agnostic IP network. We power voice, messaging, video, wireless, numbering, fax, security, and networking solutions for businesses all around the world. Whether we’re processing mission-critical communications, hosting enterprise-grade contact centers, or powering simple in-app messaging and calling, our APIs make secure, high-fidelity connectivity the new standard. We’re working to democratize worldwide access to real-time communications over the internet.

About you
We’re looking for people with a strong background or interest in building successful products or systems; you’re comfortable in dealing with lots of moving pieces; you have exquisite attention to detail; and you’re comfortable learning new technologies and systems.
 
The Opportunity
 
We have backend engineers in almost every team across Telnyx, and in that role, you’ll be making some of the most significant decisions for the company. You’ll get to work with other engineers to build delightful features that span various parts of the system, as well as our business, sales, and operations teams to understand and solve our users’ pain points.
  • Design, build and maintain APIs, services, and systems across Telnyx’s engineering teams.
  • Debug production issues across services and multiple levels of the stack.
  • Work with engineers across the company to build new features at large-scale.
  • Improve engineering standards, tooling, and processes.

What We're Looking For
  • Have 6+ years of professional software development experience with an object-oriented or functional programming language (Elixir is preferred).
  • Have an appreciation of functional programming and a strong desire to become an expert Elixir programmer.
  • Have experience working with relational databases at scale.
  • Have deep knowledge of microservice architecture patterns and anti-patterns.
  • Have experience with message queues like RabbitMQ and Kafka.
  • Understand the challenges inherent in concurrent and distributed programming.
  • Have experience with more exotic databases/key-value stores such as ETS, Mnesia and Redis.
  • Have familiarity with Docker, Kubernetes, Consul, Jenkins, Prometheus, or RabbitMQ.

Bonus Points For

  • You take a thoughtful approach to decision making, knowing when to move fast and when to long-term optimize.
  • You want to work in a fast-paced, product-driven environment.
  • You keep up to date with the latest technologies and patterns, and enjoy sharing what you’ve learned.
 
 
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How we work

Telnyx is a diverse, inclusive organization focused on solving problems, building intelligently, and documenting our logic. We’re a connectivity and networking leader, with industry experts and engineers who have built our cloud-agnostic platform in-house, from the ground up. We’re a concierge customer success team and a 24/7 support team. We’re a communications partner, focused on agile innovation, not a telecom slogged in antiquated processes and anti-competitive regulation. We’re an enterprise-grade conversation enabler, powering the global, enriched, multi-channel communications that today’s customers demand.

We're looking for people with passion, grit, and integrity. We believe in transparency, proactivity, and mutual respect. We provide the high-grade tools that help you do your best work, and keep up the collaborative habits that help everyone stay in the loop. No matter where you're based or which team you’re on, you’re plugged in, supported, and helping to shape the future of communications. 

Perks

  • Unlimited Paid Time Off (PTO) for full-time and contract employees
  • Annual professional development budget
  • Home Office Setup Perk
  • Volunteer Days
  • Top-notch equipment
  • Fitness & wellness stipend
  • Monthly home cleaning stipend

You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your skills and passion will stand out—and set you apart—especially if your career has taken some extraordinary twists and turns. At Telnyx, we welcome diverse perspectives, rigorous thinkers and assumption challengers. Are you ready to join us?

More Information on Telnyx
Telnyx operates in the Big Data industry. The company is located in Chicago, IL. Telnyx was founded in 2009. It has 280 total employees. To see all 25 open jobs at Telnyx, click here.
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