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Perl Developer

Posted: September 28, 2014
Company name: craigslist
Location: San Francisco, CA
Country: United States
Pay rate: DOE
Poster represents: an employer
Terms of employment: Salaried employee
Hours: Full time
Onsite: yes
Description: craigslist is seeking perl web developers to:
* imagine, design, implement, test, and roll out new features
* ship code daily, and see it loved (or hated) by millions
* draw from and contribute to various open source projects
* enjoy a tech-driven, laid-back, fun-loving workplace

A sampling of the technologies we work with includes:
* Perl, Linux, Apache, MySQL
* python, node.js, C/C++
* Javascript, jquery, AJAX
* redis, mongoDB, SQLite

Experience in any of the following areas is helpful (but not required):
* anti-fraud / spam / scam systems
* accounts receivable & billing systems
* QA / automated testing
* user interface design
* internationalization, encoding systems, Unicode
* event driven programming
* queuing / job scheduling systems
* security, web site vulnerabilities, phishing attacks
* machine learning

craigslist offers:
* an unusually philanthropic company mission and philosophy
* a small team (< 50) of fun-loving, smart, interesting, idealistic people
* non-garden-variety tech challenges at billions-of-page-views-per-day
* a tech nirvana, free from VCs, MBAs, sales, marketing, biz dev, meetings
* big company stability and benefits -- w/o the dysfunction and despair
* competitive market rates for you -- free classifieds for humanity

craigslist benefits include:
* 100% paid (including eligible dependents) health and dental insurance
* craigslist-provided health reimbursement account ($3K-$7K)
* 3-to-1 match on employee charitable donations (up to 10% of salary)
* 401(k) matching program (up to 6% of salary), with immediate vesting
* 4 weeks paid time off; 10 paid holidays
* commuting stipend (up to $245/month)
* wellness stipend (up to $150/month); weekly in-office yoga
* mobile phone and at-home internet stipend (up to $250/month)
* bike-friendly culture, in-office bicycle parking
* healthy (vegan, vegetarian, omnivore) breakfast, lunch, and snacks daily
* SF HQ - 25' ceilings, all natural light, adjustable height desks, CoffeeBot 9000

To apply, please send your plain text resume, a summary of your technical strengths, and WEB DEV in the subject line to techjobs@craigslist.org. No attachments, please.

"For those about to rock, we salute you!"

craigslist is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. craigslist policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, creed, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic info, sexual orientation, pregnancy, weight, military/veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.
Website for more information: www.craigslist.org
Contact information: techjobs@craigslist.org

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