VMware Backend Developer - Distributed Systems in Bellevue, Washington
We are a hard-working, diverse product organization building a SaaS cloud security platform to deliver the future of cloud security and governance. We live and breathe distributed systems, horizontally scaled microservice architectures, graph data models, security-focused data analytics and data science, cloud services, and high availability designs all with integrated instrumentation and logging. We are seeking capable problem solvers and critical thinkers with growth mindsets to join our team. While we have a high bar for commitment and performance, we also expect our work to be balanced, fun and fulfilling.
We're looking to add a distributed systems software engineer to our team. You will build features on existing systems and help put major new systems in place for our data collection pipeline. You will learn how to make expert decisions on pivotal technical and design choices based on operational considerations, constraints of our current product and customer-facing product roadmap. Subsequently you must be able to design, write and deploy services into a public cloud and Kubernetes-based SaaS. Your work will involve both horizontal scale and data ingestion and storage challenges. You will have opportunities both to learn from senior engineers, and also take a technical leadership role and promote and sustain a culture of engineering excellence. This position presents a long-term opportunity to lead a team dedicated to this ongoing statement of work.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Enhance and build new backend services that collect, store, analyze and correlate public cloud inventory and event data.
Architect, design and implement complex, distributed platforms for collecting and storing data, scaling parallel algorithms, etc.
Analyze fault-tolerance and high availability issues, performance and scale challenges; and discuss and propose ideas to solve them.
Pinpoint problems, instrument relevant components as needed, and ultimately implement solutions.
Learn, understand and apply trade-offs between consistency, durability and costs to build solutions which can meet the demands of rapidly growing services.
Deploy and ensure operational readiness of the services, define and meet commitments to our customers regarding availability and performance.
Lead and mentor junior developers working on these services.
Requirements and Qualifications:
3-5+ years industry experience designing, building and supporting large scale systems in production.
Knowledge of enterprise Public Cloud network deployments and configuration. Experience building large scale distributed fault tolerant services.
Excellent understanding of low-level operating systems concepts including multi-threading, memory management, networking and storage, performance and scale.
Strong CS fundamentals including data structures, algorithms, and distributed systems.
Systems programming skills including multi-threading, concurrency, etc. in a compiled language like Golang, C++ or Java.
Track record of identifying and implementing creative solutions.
Experience with cloud infrastructure - AWS, Azure or Google Cloud
Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Software Engineering
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2021-10-13
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