Senior Software Engineer
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Career Area Software Development and Engineering
- Job Function Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 1015375BR
What you'll do at
• Demonstrate up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and apply this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans.
• Understanding of incident management processes and procedures.
• Technical understanding of core infrastructure, cloud services, platforms and micro-services
• Ability to understand and capture key data from log
• Ability to effectively triage - be able to detect and determine symptom vs cause.
• Analyze trends to pro-actively prevent incidents.
• Focus on immediate restoration vs. root cause.
• Create and maintain procedural documentation.
• Identify and drive continuous improvement efforts to reduce waste (eliminate, automate or streamline).
• Build tools to improve visibility, pro-actively detect issues and restore system availability.
• Strong focus on collecting and inferring metrics.
• Analyzes systems and makes recommendations to prevent possible problems.
• Takes lead on issue resolution activities using knowledge of complex and company-wide systems.
• Perform build, deployment and continuous integration processes to move the code and configurations from local development environments to QA & Production environments.
• Work as Level 2-production support engineer on a rotation-basis to help Level 1 production support team for any production issue where engineering help is required.
• Responsible for production environment health as first priority, enabling automated monitoring and alerting to meet SLAs.
• Clear communication skills.
• Proven industry experience with large scale distributed systems
• Solid experience with object-oriented and/or event driven systems
• Strong Java programming experience
• Scripting skills in at least one of the following: Shell, Perl, Python, Bash, or Ruby
• Extensive experience troubleshooting production systems
• Building tools for monitoring and alerting
• Knowledge of SQL/No-SQL and database technologies (Oracle, Cassandra, Hive)
• Strong aptitude for writing efficient code
• Attitude to thrive in a fun, fast-paced start-up like environment
• Experience in production system operations (logging, telemetry, alerting etc.)
• Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
• Has ambition and vigor to add value to a rapidly growing engineering team
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All the benefits you need for you and your family
- 100% coverage for in network preventative care
- Retirement Plan
- Vision Plans
- Dental Plans
- Exclusive Discounts