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Backend Software Engineer
Platform, Years of experience
Posted on 6/21/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA • New York, NY, USA • Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Node.js
AWS
JavaScript
MySQL
Requirements
  • You're a backend engineering specialist with 8+ years of industry experience who is willing to learn new technologies and apply them in a fast changing environment
  • You have extensive experience in areas such as databases, distributed systems, service oriented architectures, and backend performance measurement and optimization
  • You have a strong background in computer science with a degree in CS or a related field
  • You have experience leading the design and implementation of long-term initiatives in close collaboration with cross-functional partners and other stakeholders
  • You have a solid understanding of engineering best practices and principles of system design. You have applied these principles in building systems and products used by a large number of users and have scaled with user growth
  • Effective at troubleshooting, debugging, and root causing defects in large scale systems
  • You take a thoughtful approach to decision making and evaluating trade-offs, knowing when to move fast and when to do things right
  • You can build up strong relationships across the organization and cross-functionally
Responsibilities
  • As Technical Lead on the Connectivity Infrastructure pod, you will drive the technical vision for the Connectivity team, own major infrastructure initiatives, and support other engineers on the team
  • Design infrastructure components that power next generation Airtable connectivity features, optimizing for the developer experience, scaling, performance, reliability, and long-term maintainability
  • Take full ownership of backend services, including responsibility for monitoring, debugging, and overall reliability
  • Work at all levels of the stack with a concentration on the backend. Work with Node.JS, MySQL, and AWS services
  • Drive alignment across the engineering organization to tackle technical foundational gaps and influence engineering investments
  • Be a culture multiplier for the engineering organization by being a role model of Airtable values
  • Provide mentorship and coaching to other engineers and up-level the team
Airtable

501-1,000 employees

Cloud based software company
Company Overview
Airtable's mission is to democratize software creation by enabling anyone to build the tools that meet their needs. The company operates a cloud collaboration/spreadsheet platform and suite of low-code tools.
Benefits
  • We have your medical, dental, and vision insurance 100% covered (and your dependents covered at 80%)
  • High deductible health plan available with health savings account contribution
  • Complimentary One Medical membership for individuals and dependents
  • Monthly “Lifestyle Wallet” to use for benefits like personal fitness (e.g., gym memberships, fitness equipment, etc.) to pet care to nutrition coaching, and more.
  • Complimentary mental health support via Modern Health Family planning support (fertility, adoption, and surrogacy)
  • Flexible and generous time off and sick time benefits
  • 16 weeks of parental leave
  • Annual Learning & Development wallet to support your career development
  • Emergency backup care for dependents
  • Access to financial planning and legal support