Staff Software Engineer
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Career Area Software Development and Engineering
- Job Function Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 1179077BR
What you'll do at
Our platform is largely an event driven platform implemented via a microservice architecture. The platform runs in the cloud and uses a large number of technologies and middle ware. The bulk of backend code is written using open source technologies. We use a mix of Elastic Search, Azure SQL/CosmosDB, Event Store and NoSQL Cassandra DB for our data stores.
What you will do:
• Responsible for the design, implementation, testing, deployment, and operations of fault- tolerant, scalable, and maintainable low-latency, high-throughput distributed systems.
• You take Pride in mentoring junior and other senior engineers.
• Understands both the “what” and the “why” of our core technical/architectural principles.
• Empowers engineers to work with as much autonomy as possible by clearly and effectively communicating technical principles and decision criteria.
• Responsible for the operational excellence of the system, ensures that effective metrics, KPIs, and diagnostics are identified, tracked and widely understood.
• Works with Product Managers to ensure that technical strategic needs are accounted for and reflected in the roadmap.
• Takes a visible and active leadership role in large-scale strategic cross-team initiatives.
• Demonstrated expert level experience in one or more modern programming languages.
• Experience with and demonstrated understanding of high-throughput, low-latency, fault-tolerant distributed systems.
• Experience with public cloud, preferably Azure
• Deep understanding of concurrency, asynchronous and reactive programming concepts.
• Hands on programming experience using Java, Spring, JMS/Kafka/Messaging, REST Services
• Experience with enforcing code quality and coding standards using code governance tools
• Advocate to design and execution patterns
• Experience with Big Data technologies
• Understands the importance of operations in production systems (logging, telemetry, alerting etc.)
• Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
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- Retirement Plan
- Vision Plans
- Dental Plans
- Exclusive Discounts