Full Time Job

Senior Software Engineer - Core Data Platform


Los Gatos, CA 08-13-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

About Netflix:

About the team:

Core Data Platform is the server-side infrastructure team that develops, operates, and supports open-source data stores for applications and services at Netflix. Our team is looking for an outstanding Senior Software Engineer to help us develop the data storage features, tooling, and automation that will scale Netflix in its mission to entertain the world! As part of this team, you'll contribute to open source projects such as Cassandra, EVCache, and Dynomite and write complex automation to scale and support our deployments of those products.
Our team is passionate about distributed data systems technology. We are active in the open-source community, believe in operating what we own, and pride ourselves on operational excellence in support of Netflix's ever-growing data needs. We are a small team responsible for business-critical systems and are committed to a culture of feedback and engineering excellence.

For details on our recent work, see some of our talks from ApacheCon and QConSF, 2019:
• Anti-Entropy Using CRDTs on HA Data Stores @Netflix
• Building and Running Cloud Native Cassandra
• How Netflix manages petabyte scale Apache Cassandra in the cloud
• How Netflix Debugs and Fixes Apache Cassandra… when it breaks
• More at our CDE Channel

If you can...
• Address complex problems at both an application and system level
• Collaborate effectively with teammates, technical partners, and the open-source community

If you have...
• 5+ years of relevant software development experience
• Experience building and operating scalable, fault-tolerant, distributed systems
• Exceptional proficiency in Java
• Experience with open-source software development
• Experience with Cassandra or CockroachDB

If you practice...
• Rigorous design and code reviews
• Refactoring and applying software design patterns to improve and optimize code
• Commitment to high quality, maintainable software
• End to end ownership of software you build

Company Profile
Netflix is the world's leading streaming entertainment service, with 193 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries, and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause, and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.
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