Full-Time

Senior Software Engineer Cloud Services

Posted on 5/31/2024

Snowflake

Snowflake

5,001-10,000 employees

Data Cloud platform for data warehousing

Data & Analytics

Senior

San Mateo, CA, USA

Required Skills
TCP/IP
Chef
Microsoft Azure
Python
Git
Java
AWS
JIRA
Jenkins
Terraform
Ansible
MongoDB
Development Operations (DevOps)
Cassandra
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • Software engineering or DevOps
  • Cloud computing (AWS, Azure, GCP, or others)
  • Distributed database systems (FoundationDB, Cassandra, MongoDB, etc.)
  • Experience in programming in at least one of the following languages: Java, Python, Go, C++
  • Experience with time-series based monitoring / observability systems
  • Experience with Cloud computing toolsets - Terraform, Vault, Packer etc.
  • Experience with configuration management tools (Ansible, Pulumi, Chef, Puppet)
  • Firm grasp of TCP/IP networking and troubleshooting
  • Good knowledge of distributed systems, APIs, cloud computing patterns
  • Tremendous attention to details and ability to build reliable and scalable software systems
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills
  • Solid interpersonal skills conducive to a team environment
  • Able to debug, troubleshoot, and resolve complex technical issues
  • Self-driven & motivated, with a strong work ethic and a passion for problem solving
  • Experience and knowledge of Git, JIRA, and Jenkins a plus
  • Bachelor’s or Master Degree in Computer Science or related field
Responsibilities
  • Introduce tools to facilitate greater automation and operability of services
  • Architect, deploy, and scale observability infrastructure
  • Participate in on-call rotation and ensure uptime of services
  • Create runtime tools/processes that optimize cloud triaging and limit downtime
  • Define best practices around making our systems and services measurable
  • Work closely with various teams to ensure best practices are applied
  • Utilize experience and problem-solving skills to prevent and investigate production issues
  • Plan and lead complicated technical projects interacting with various teams
  • Take a data-first approach to define investments of cloud service providers

Snowflake offers a Data Cloud platform for data warehousing, data lakes, and data application development, enabling secure sharing of governed data across multiple public clouds. The platform supports diverse analytic workloads with near-unlimited scale and performance.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.5B

Headquarters

null, null

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

13%

2 year growth

57%

Benefits

We've got your back - We offer comprehensive health insurance plans, health savings accounts, robust retirement plans, and generous life and disability insurance.

A Balanced Lifestyle - All Snowflakes have access to our weekly online lunch and learns, virtual workout classes, and ergonomic work-from-home equipment. We offer on-demand mental health and wellness programs to support our employees and their families.

Your People Matter - Help offset the cost of growing your family with our fertility benefits and family planning resources. Count on our generous time-off and various leave plans for you to rest, refuel, and sustain a great work-life balance.

Global Snowflake Team - No matter where you are in the world, we will get you connected and supported with a work-from-home setup.

Treat Yourself - Personalize your Snowflake benefits by tapping into our employee discounts and pre-tax selections.

Invest In Your Future - Eligible employees enjoy new hire equity, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), and a quarterly bonus or commission program.