Distinguished Software Engineer
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Career Area Software Development and Engineering
- Job Function Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 1232216BR
What you'll do at
• Create visionary software architectures and systems to meet the evolving business and system demand
• Design, develop and implement large-scale distributed systems with large volumes of data, focusing on scalability, latency, and fault-tolerant
• Lead research initiatives for cloud native designs and implementation within public and private clouds, working in a cloud infrastructure ecosystem consisting of VMs, Kubernetes, and containers.
• Collaborate with enterprise architects, product managers, data scientist, engineers and business managers to bring R&D projects into production.
• Lead in the design of new systems and the redesign of existing systems to meet business requirements, changing needs, and integration of state-of-the-art technology.
• Participate in development life cycle activities like design, coding, testing and production release. Deliver high quality code in an agile team environment.
• Drive innovation through rapid prototyping and iterative development.
• Conduct design and code reviews and raise the bar on engineering rigor and standard
• Debug production issues across services and tech stack
• Continuously measure and optimize the performance, effectiveness, and uptime of backend services
• Effectively communicate and build collaboration at all areas and levels of the business and engineering
• Promote and support company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
• Strong architecture leadership with demonstrated enterprise level software implementations.
• Experience with technical leadership, software roadmaps, research and development, new software initiatives and customer and engineering coordination and engagement.
• Previous demonstrated architectural leadership in research, evaluation, creation of software designs, and distributed software implementations in production.
• Creative thinker and problem solver, with ability to quickly distill complex problem space down actionable items
• Deep experience and expertise in search systems involving large volume of data
• Experience of micro services architectures
• Expert level object-oriented languages, expert in Java
• Large scale distributed systems experience including scalability and fault tolerance.
• Experience with NoSQL (Cassandra or equivalent), and Storm, Spark or similar real-time streaming software
• Experience in cloud software development and cloud native designs.
• Experience with cloud infrastructures and technologies, such as Azure, GCP or AWS.
• Experience in Unix/Linux shell scripting or similar programming/scripting knowledge
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills for diverse audiences based on engineering subject matter
• Ability to document requirements, architectural designs, and analysis findings in both business and technical terminology
• Experience with agile based iterative development and knowledge of software engineering best practices
• Experience in extract, transform, load (ETL) processes.
• Experience with ML technologies
• Fluency in advanced shell scripting, Configuration management - Ansible, chef, puppet
• Involvement and contribution with open source software communities
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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