Full Time Platform Hacker

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min $5000 USD
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Project Description

Think you can bring down our system? We want you!

We’re looking for someone who loves to automate, push the scaling limits of software, and can write a script faster than the first paragraph of their cover letter.

Sweet Tooth is a customer loyalty and rewards system for eCommerce. We have critical uptime requirements and are looking for someone to stress our system to the max in order to identify and address scalability bottlenecks. To learn more about our product, visit our website


-Build a suite of automation tools to apply heavy stress on the Sweet Tooth web services

-Generate and present reports on findings (max calls per minute, identified bottlenecks, etc)

-Work closely with the operations team to provide quantitative data on which areas should be focused on for scaling.


-Provide an example project where you’ve utilized web services

-Should be familiar with connecting and authenticating with REST and SOAP APIs

-Previous programming experience in the Linux environment

Useful Assets:

-Web development experience (PHP, HTML, CSS)

-Familiar with version control systems (Git)

Why Join The Sweet Tooth Team?

Here are a few of the reasons you need to join the Sweet Tooth team regardless of what team you are on:

-Young, high-energy, ambitious team; reach-for-the-stars mentality.

-World-wide travel opportunities for conferences and events.

-Challenging and rewarding work where you can learn a lot.

-Stock options available: An opportunity to own part of Sweet Tooth.

-Flexible working hours: Don't get stuck in a typical 9-to-5.

-Work-from-home or abroad: Our cloud-based business tools let us work from anywhere. The world is your office.

-Open-concept office: Nobody wants to get in the Office Space mentality. Cubicles are not for us.

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