Senior Software Engineer Backend Development
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: January 10, 2022
Your JobIf you are an engineer who's passionate about building
innovative products that scale to tens of millions of page views a
day, Indeed is looking for you. Indeed offers smart developers like
you a complex development ecosystem with short release cycles.
Every week sees the new release of multiple products that meet the
growing needs of millions of jobseekers worldwide.As a Staff
Software Engineer on the SMB Platform API team, you will:
- Build, migrate, and maintain robust APIs designed with
scalability in mind.
- Develop and promote API best practices that continue to evolve
and push the boundaries of the API story at Indeed.
- Collaborate with product managers, subject matter experts, and
multiple engineering teams across the Indeed SMB organization.
- Build and maintain tools and infrastructure critical in
supporting our engineering efforts to help people get jobs.
- Guide the team's development work, removing blockers, and
making product and technical decisions to help the team effectively
meet its goals.
- Lead designs of major software components, systems, and
features that are resilient and scalable.Who You Are
- You should possess a mix of technical and business strength,
with strong initiative, ownership, and follow-through. You are
driven and motivated to design and build best-in-class APIs that
abstract away complexities from other developers. You have strong
communication skills, can work well in a distributed team model,
and have a growth mindset.Our ideal candidate is someone who:
- Has experience developing software for large scale distributed
systems in Java/Kotlin.
- Has experience with API design in various protocols (GraphQL,
REST, gRPC, etc.)
- Has experience with a breadth of backend architecture
principles and technologies.
- Has experience with a breadth of data platforms such as MySQL,
Elastic Search, and Spark.
- Has experience mentoring and training other team members on
design techniques and coding standards
- Is thoughtful and vigilant about risk and tradeoffs in the
solutions we build.
- Loves to learn and develop new skills continuously.Requirements
- BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a closely
related computer technical field with 5+ years experience
(optionally 4+ with MS) developing backend software applications.
- Minimum 1 year of experience mentoring more junior
Who we areWe are a rapidly growing and highly-capable Engineering
organization building the most popular job site on the planet. With
engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo,
Singapore, Hyderabad, Dublin, Aberdeen and Vancouver, we are
improving people's lives all around the world, one job search at a
time.Our MissionAs the world's number 1 job site*, our mission is
to help people get jobs. We strive to cultivate an inclusive and
accessible workplace where all people feel comfortable being
themselves. We're looking to grow our teams with more people who
share our enthusiasm for innovation and creating the best
experience for job seekers.
(*comScore Total Visits, March 2021)Salary Range DisclaimerThe base
salary range represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary
range for this position. Actual salaries will vary depending on
factors including but not limited to location, experience, and
performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's
total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include
quarterly bonuses, Restricted Stock Units (RSUs), an open Paid Time
Off policy, and many region-specific benefits.Salary Range
TransparencyAustin 109,000 - 159,000 USD per yearEqual
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