Join Our Team

We are Plexus Entertainment, developers of GoWatchIt, a software platform for movie and TV show marketing, and a tool for consumer discovery and consumption of filmed content. Our customers include the world's biggest movie studios, including Warner Bros., 20th Century Fox, Universal Studios, and Paramount Pictures, leading media companies such as the New York Times, Entertainment Weekly, and BuzzFeed, and industry societies and consortia including the Motion Picture Association of America and the Sundance Institute.

We are currently hiring for our NY-based technical teams at our Union Square offices. Our open positions include Ruby On Rails Developer, Front-End Engineer/Designer, and Mid-Level Java Engineer.

Here's what you need to know about working here.

We like you if:

  • You like start-up environments
  • You like to build new creative "things"
  • You can multi-task
  • You are a good problem solver
  • You have the ability to work with multiple languages
  • You are open and eager to learn new technologies

Why you should work for GoWatchIt:

  • You will join a growth-phase, entertainment-focused, NY-based tech. company — a rare opportunity!
  • You will work on mature cutting edge technologies
  • You can be creative and lead individual projects
  • You will enjoy frequent team-building events, including happy hours, pizza Fridays, movie nights and more!

Our development Stack:

  • Ruby On Rails (Front End)
  • Java (All big data and matching processing)
  • Ember JS
  • iOS / Android
  • Mongo DB
  • Cassandra
  • MySQL
  • Redis
  • Memcached

Pay & Benefits:

  • Competitive base salary based on experience level
  • Access and contributions to healthcare
  • FSA, commuter benefits and 401(k) program
  • Stock options
  • Paid vacation and sick days

Ruby On Rails Developer

Must Have:

  • 3+ years of Rails development experience on large-scale distributed systems
  • Experience with test-driven development
  • Experience with Git versioning system
  • Experience building RESTful APIs
  • Experience with AWS, Redis, Rspec, Capistrano, JSON, JavaScript
  • Knowledge of Software Design Patterns
  • CS Degree, Bachelor's or up

Nice to Have:

  • Experience with EmberJS and/or JAVA

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@gowatchit.com.


Front-End Engineer/Designer

Must Have:

  • Solid understanding of UX and UI design with an emphasis on maximizing usability
  • Knowledge of grids, topography, hierarchy, and information flow
  • Mobile and responsive website coding and implementation experience
  • Understanding of design constraints such as browser capabilities, media types, platform differences, and operating systems
  • Expert knowledge of latest CSS hacks, methodologies and cross-browser CSS styling
  • Experience with EmberJS
  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience developing CSS, Javascript and front end UI technologies

Nice to Have:

  • Experience with Photoshop

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@gowatchit.com.


Mid-Level Java Engineer

Must Have:

  • Proficient in Java SE 1.7 or higher
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with all levels of the software development lifecycle
  • Knowledge of Software Design Patterns
  • Experience working in a small team environment
  • 2+ years working with Spark/Hadoop or other Big Data technology
  • Cassandra/Mongo DB/Spark experience a plus
  • CS Degree, Bachelor's or higher

Qualifications:

  • Good communication skills
  • Interest in Big Data community

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@gowatchit.com.