Staff/Principal Software Engineer: Backend API Team
Updated on 2/7/2024
Observe

201-500 employees

Performance management observability platform
Company Overview
Observe’s mission is to become the market leader in observability by turning business data into impactful information. The company’s SaaS observability product ingests anything and then alerts causes of issues within infrastructure, reduces outages, and most importantly curates and relates data to provide unique insights into the customer’s universe.
Data & Analytics
B2B

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$177M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

San Mateo, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

16%

1 year growth

44%

2 year growth

132%
Locations
San Mateo, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Software Testing
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • BSCS degree or equivalent experience
  • 10+ years experience working on service infrastructure
  • Solid understanding of database fundamentals and SaaS application architecture
  • Proficiency with distributed systems, SOAs, and performance measurement and optimization
Responsibilities
  • Build out the API and application platform
  • Develop GraphQL APIs
  • Design shared infrastructure components
  • Write robust unit tests
  • Contribute to the product vision and team planning
Desired Qualifications
  • Passion for user-centric product development and end-user performance
  • Interest in enterprise analytics
  • Startup or growth-stage experience