Senior Backend/DevOps Engineer
We are looking for passionate backend engineers who care about the development of enterprise tools that automate and improve system performance. You will be working within a Global Infrastructure team that consists of IT System/Infrastructure, Network, and DevOps Engineers on a daily basis to develop and maintain a scalable and robust infrastructure that impacts various departments. You will also be leading large projects, collaborating with team members from various sites and many talents in HQ on various projects, setting milestones, as well as identifying project risks and dependencies.
We are looking for: - Passion for building scalable backend framework that supports a rapidly growing user base - 6+ years of software development experience - 3+ years in automation/DevOps and software configuration management with automation tools such as Puppet, Chef, and Ansible - 5+ years of experience in experience with RESTful API - Experience with working on service-oriented architecture and RPC design - Solid understanding of Network concepts, Linux Servers, Windows Servers, and Databases - Excellent problem solving and effective research skills - Ability to own and deliver end-to-end API functionality from design/architect to implementation, to testing, to production release and monitoring - Ability to accomplish complex engineering task independently - Ability to manage complex cross-team coordinations and work closely with product owners - Ability to evaluate and communicate different engineering solutions and trade-offs - Ensuring code is written to standards, has sufficient test coverage, and adheres to design requirements - Collaborating with cross-functional teams during build cycles Minimum Requirements: - Software development experience (5+ years) - Some exposure and experience with Python and Machine Learning - A love of mentorship, leadership, and teaching opportunities - An excitement for turning ideas into reliable, clear, scalable production code - Someone who thrives on fast feedback loops and iterative development cycles - Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate across the team BONUS POINTS IF YOU: - Have an MS in Computer Science or Engineering - Have Github project(s) or contribute to open source communities - Have a diverse knowledge of other programming languages and frameworks - Have experience leading backend development and engineering - Have experience with concurrency and parallelism in Python - Have experience building Python-based backend framework at scale - Experience with mentoring and/or being a part of hiring processes