Wuaki.tv, Premium VOD Business based in Barcelona with European projection and company of Rakuten Group. Wuaki.tv was born in 2009 in Barcelona with the goal of becoming the first movies and TV Shows VOD service in Spain. The business focus is to be a mass market VOD based on have the widest VOD Spanish offer (agreements with all Hollywood Majors and main Spanish video content distributors) and be present in as many Internet connected devices is possible (right now: Samsung, LG, Panasonic, Philips, xBox, iPad and Android tablets). During next months is going to expand to several European Business with the help of our new owner, Rakuten Group, the Japanese online company, third e-commerce player in the World. Right now, Wuaki.tv has more than 500.000 register users and growing. We will launch our service in UK before the summer and several other countries during 2014-2015.
- First degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline.
Experience & Skills
We are looking for talented people to join the team with several years of experience developing with Ruby. We use Rails and Sinatra as frameworks. We will use other options if they are the best for the problem we face at that moment.
- TDD, quality is really important for us. We try to re-use as much code as possible.
- Micro Services Oriented. We try to have small apps "talking" between them.
- Knowledge of MySQL (Master-Slave, Sharding...). Knowledge of Redis (we use Tweemproxy).
- Caching knowledge and resource optimization. We use New Relic to monitor our apps.
- Queue systems knowledge. We are using Resque and Rabbitmq.
- Knowledge designing scalable architectures.
- Experience with version control: GIT. We use pull requests to integrate our code. Code Review is a must amongst us.
- Experience in project management systems: JIRA. Experience in documentation systems: Confluence.
- Knowledge of SCRUM and Agile methodologies is needed. Languages: Spanish & English required, French & German helpful.
- IT Team have breakfast together on Fridays, and we have Tech Talks to interact between us and share knowledge. We share beers (and other drinks) in these meetings. We have several gaming consoles to relax.