Software Engineer - Platforms API

Remote (United States, Canada)

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Attribution Engine is licensing infrastructure for the Internet enabling fair compensation and increased access to content.
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Here at Pex, we have built the largest audio-visual search engine in the world allowing creators, musicians and rightsholders to understand the usage of their content and help them to earn more while exposing their content to wider audiences.
We are building on this legacy of digital content identification and management to develop a market-making product we call the Attribution Engine, a three-sided marketplace built to bring rightsholders, platforms, and creators together and simplify the existing licensing process. By making ownership information more transparent and readily available, bringing scale and consistency to the licensing process, and ensuring that copyright disputes are resolved quickly and cost-effectively, we believe that the successful launch of this product will position Pex to become the Visa of Digital Rights.

About the team:
 Our Engineering team is a fully remote, cross-functional, and autonomous team made up of talented engineers from various backgrounds and skill levels. At Pex, we value transparency and clear communication, and we strive to create an environment where all team members feel safe and supported to take initiative, experiment, learn from mistakes, and share opinions freely. 
The Role: 
We’re looking for someone to help build and support the APIs and SDKs used by platforms to programmatically compare user-generated content against catalogs of existing content. You would have ownership over a small part of the overall system and help the team provide a pleasant, reliable experience to platforms’ engineers who rely on Pex. We want this role to be an opportunity for a skilled engineer early in their career to grow with Pex.
About You: 
Many of our team members at Pex did not follow the traditional career path. Rather than focusing on schools attended, degrees completed, and companies worked at, we value people who are curious and collaborative and bring their unique perspectives to work each day. While we’re excited to learn what you can bring to the team, there are a few key things you’ll need that are essential to success in this role:
• A good grasp of programming fundamentals• Experience with at least one of: Go, API design, unit testing, Kubernetes • An active interest in learning the stuff you don’t have experience with• Ability to communicate and work effectively in a distributed team

Our Stack:
• Go• CI/CD pipeline backed by Jenkins• Docker, Kubernetes• Azure

Perks & Benefits:
• Salary: $107,000 - $127,000/year• Equity, with perks like a 10-year exercise window• Competitive health insurance (99% employee and 70% dependent premium coverage for US-based employees)• 401(k) with a considerable match for all US-based employees• 30 days of paid time off + 9 paid holidays + the day off on your birthday• Generous paid parental leave• A fully remote working environment and supportive culture that cares about both excellent work and work-life balancePex is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status. Since Pex is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals, we strive to ensure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, please let us know when applying for a particular role in the “Additional Information” section.
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