Full-Time

Senior Software Engineer

Lyft

Lyft

10,001+ employees

Ridesharing app


Compensation Overview

$132,480 - $165,600Annually

+ 401(k) plan + paid time off + paid parental leave + pre-tax commuter benefits + Lyft Pink membership

Senior

Seattle, WA, USA

Required Skills
Apache Flink
Apache Beam
Data Structures & Algorithms
Apache Kafka
Requirements
  • 5+ years of software engineering industry experience
  • BS/MS or equivalent in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field or relevant work experience
  • Experience in backend software development of large-scale distributed systems
  • Understanding of distributed systems concepts and principles (consistency and availability, liveness and safety, durability, reliability, fault-tolerance, consensus algorithms, etc)
  • Experience in streaming platforms (Beam/Flink) and/or distributed messaging (Kafka, Kinesis, or similar)
  • Experience in Machine Learning
Responsibilities
  • Design, develop, deploy, monitor, operate and maintain existing or new elements of our systems and infrastructure
  • Collaborate with engineers and partners in science & product to drive projects from inception, specification, execution, or to launch
  • Build and operate large-scale distributed systems (Beam, Flink, Kafka, etc.)
  • Design and own the way real-time data is consumed, stored, and shared with the entirety of Lyft
  • Write well-crafted, well-tested, readable, maintainable code
  • Participate in code reviews to ensure code quality and distribute knowledge, including Open-Source projects
  • Share your knowledge by giving brown bags, tech talks, and evangelizing appropriate tech and engineering best practices

Lyft's mission is to improve people's lives with the world's best transportation. The company operates a mobile platform for the ridesharing of cars, bikes, and scooters and serves over a million rides per day.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$4.8B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

3%