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Senior Software Engineer
Posted on 3/17/2022
Burlingame, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
  • 7+ years industry experience designing and building database systems, compilers, or developer tools
  • Experience building enterprise grade, reliable and trustworthy software or services
  • Extremely strong fundamental computer science skills
  • Fluency in Java
  • Ability to work in a team environment, collaborate well, and mentor junior engineers
  • Ability to work on-site in our downtown Bellevue office
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Design and develop features, understand customer requirements and meet business goals
  • Build highly reliable software to meet the needs of the largest customers
  • Enhance the programmability surface of Snowflake and improve the experience of the data developer
  • Contribute to big data open source projects to add connectivity and support for Snowflake
  • Analyze fault-tolerance and high availability issues, performance and scale challenges, and solve them
  • Ensure operational readiness of the services and meet the commitments to our customers regarding reliability, availability and performance
Desired Qualifications
  • SQL and/or other database technologies including internal implementations
  • Data warehouse design, database systems, and large-scale data processing solutions
  • ASF open source projects, ideally from the big-data/Hadoop ecosystem
  • Implementation testing, debugging, documentation, query compilation, compiler design and implementation
  • Cloud infrastructure, AWS in particular
  • Delivering compelling experiences in SaaS or web-based solutions
  • Implementing multi-tenant systems, with focus on isolation and security
  • Designing and implementing systems for public or private clouds

1,001-5,000 employees

Data warehouse for the cloud
Company Overview
Snowflake has become a global force to help mobilize the world’s data. Snowflake enables thousands of organizations to have seamless access to explore, share, and unlock the true value of their data.
  • 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.
Company Values
  • Put Customers First
  • Integrity Always
  • Think Big
  • Be Excellent
  • Make Each Other the Best
  • Get It Done
  • Own It
  • Embrace Each Other's Differences