Software Developer

$95,000 - $110,000 yearly
  • Vigor Systems Inc.
  • 4660 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite 500
  • Sep 08, 2020
Full time Information Technology

Job Description


This is a rare opportunity to join an established and growing team in San Diego that delivers mission critical technology solutions to world class media industry customers. We foster a fun, start-up atmosphere where you can take on new challenges every day. The ideal candidate can work with teammates in troubleshooting problems, identifying resolutions, and assessing situations in real time. 

As a part of our team, you will work on complex client-server applications featuring advanced interactive components and rich web services. Our core area of expertise is building highly scalable software solutions that work in conjunction with purpose-built multimedia hardware. 

By joining our team, you will: 

  • Work closely with product teams to develop responsive web applications and highly scalable microservices.
  • Implement high quality algorithms, applications, extensions, and interface components, as needed from design prototypes and specification documents.

What we’re looking for:

  • 4+ years of software development experience in a variety of programming languages writing production quality, professional code
  • 3+ years’ experience with modern client and server frameworks developing responsive web applications with state management (React and Node.js are a must)
  • Highly skilled in CSS/SCSS
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Solid knowledge and hands on experience with a variety of Amazon Web Services product offerings (EC2, S3, Load Balancing, CloudSearch, ElastiCache)
  • Experience with distributed version control systems

Bonus points if you have: 

  • Knowledge in end-to-end software development lifecycle with sound understanding of Agile methodologies
  • Passion for developing clean and functional user interfaces
  • Experience working with Docker or similar container technologies
  • Experience with continuous integration, automated testing and test driven development 

At a minimum:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field; or equivalent experience 

As a part of our team, you’ll enjoy:

  • The energy of a startup with the strategic reach of a successful global business
  • Incredible opportunity to create solutions for some of the industry’s most exciting problems
  • Working with an extraordinary group of smart, inspired, fun and driven individuals
  • Comprehensive health benefits, a competitive salary, 401(k) match, and meaningful equity
  • Generous vacation and flexible working schedule
  • Catered meals twice a week, a limitless supply of snacks/refreshments, fitness classes, and social events

Physical Requirements:

  • Sitting for extended periods of time; Standing, Reaching
  • Lift up to 40 lbs.

NOTE:  This job description is not intended to be all inclusive.  Employees may perform other related duties as assignment to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.


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  1. Respond with the subject line: “I want to work for you as a Software Developer” and note where you saw our ad.
  2. Include a resume.
  3. Briefly describe a web application you participated in the development of and what feature of that application you are most proud of.
  4. Write another paragraph telling us something interesting about yourself.