Rust Application Developer

Industry: Entertainment
Company size: 51-250

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Job description

A U.S.-based venture capital company that invests in brands around the world and empowers them to realize their true potential, is looking for a Rust Application Developer. The selected candidate will be responsible for working as the primary developer on the company’s new news aggregation product and utilizing Rust to create a polished and scalable application. The company is known for helping reputed industry names and bigwigs by financing their operations via early-stage ventures, late-stage ventures, and seed funding. This is a great opportunity for developers who’re looking for a good challenge and minimal supervision.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and design the next iteration of the company’s news aggregation product to move it beyond the prototype stage 
  • Use Rust as a primary back-end language to create a competitive, cutting-edge product
  • Effectively collaborate with internal stakeholders, product owners, front-end developers, and data scientists to formulate a road plan and execute the product vision
  • Use software development best practices to write clean, efficient, and well-documented code
  • Develop and maintain secure, robust, and scalable back-end systems and APIs
  • Develop and automate other services to support application functionality and engineering efforts
  • Conduct code optimization to increase efficiency, minimize memory usage, and improve app performance
  • Monitor, optimize, and troubleshoot application performance
  • Identify and address potential areas of improvement and resolve technical bottlenecks
  • Integrate regularly-evolving algorithms and machine learning techniques to personalize, rank, and categorize news content
  • Help create an innovative culture that fosters continuous learning and improvement
  • Stay abreast with the latest industry trends, technologies, and best practices 
  • Adapt to the evolving news data landscape to balance quality and scalability with flexibility

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 5+ years of relevant experience as an Application Developer
  • Proven experience in application development (at least 5 years) and a successful track record of delivering projects to market
  • Expertise working with Rust, and PostgreSQL
  • Demonstrable experience working with APIs
  • Background in machine learning concepts and tools
  • Ability to use machine learning concepts to personalize, categorize, and rank news content.
  • Passion for staying in touch with the latest industry trends and emerging technologies
  • Good grasp of some Linux system administration is a must
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Ability to think creatively, and critically to develop innovative solutions
  • Previous experience with news aggregation platforms, content recommendation systems, or similar products would be a plus
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English, both verbal and written

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