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Arc XP, a division of The Washington Post, is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join the backend engineering team responsible for Arc's content management system.
Arc XP powers more than 1500 sites across 24 countries, reaching more than 1.5 billion unique users. In this role, you will develop extensible platforms that allow Arc clients to design world-class experiences for their customers. You will collaborate with other teams at Arc to achieve operational excellence, including performance, scalability, security, and cost goals. This role is located in CT or ET hours and reports to the manager of the Content Platform.

Motivational Fit
• You're inspired to see what developers build on your platform.
• You welcome the challenge of working at scale and don't think it's real until it's shipped.
• You find satisfaction in getting to ground truth and using it to influence decisions.
• You value your colleagues' perspectives because you've seen collaboration... spark epiphanies neither party would have come to alone.

• Design and implement technical solutions that meet functional and nonfunctional requirements. Set a high bar for quality through automated testing, peer review, and observability technologies.
• Deliver value regularly by practicing Agile development. Support the development of a roadmap through refinement and estimation.
• Fulfill our SLAs (servicelevel agreements) by participating in an oncall rotation, supporting the team in resolving incidents, producing RCAs, and implementing best practices.
• Earn customer trust by upholding security best practices and participating in Arc's security processes.

• BA/BS in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
• 6+ years of experience in software engineering.
• Proficiency with one or more serverside programming languages, such as or Go.
• Experience with and enthusiasm for automated testing.
• English proficiency.
• Preferred: Experience with serverside networking, proxying, and caching.
• Preferred: Experience using or scripting in a POSIX shell.
• Preferred: Experience scaling and maintaining database systems.
The Post strives to provide its readers with high-quality, trustworthy news and information while constantly innovating. That mission is best served by a diverse, multi-generational workforce with varied life experiences and perspectives. All cultures and backgrounds are welcomed


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