Staff Software Engineer
Service Frameworks
Posted on 11/2/2023
INACTIVE
Airbnb

10,001+ employees

Online marketplace for people to list, discover, and book accommodations
Company Overview
Airbnb's mission is to create a world where anyone can belong anywhere and we are focused on creating an end-to-end travel platform that will handle every part of your trip. The company is building a worldwide timeshare marketplace.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$10B

Founded

2007

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

3%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
Ruby
Java
AWS
CategoriesNew
Data & Analytics
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Building test frameworks to improve the confidence in rolling out large runtime changes
  • Parting with Airbnb's performance team to improve cost efficiency
  • Modernizing our monorepo to use the latest versions of 3rd party languages and libraries
  • Helping to shape the technical strategy that directly moves our core metrics (Developer Experience, Developer Velocity, Debuggability, Resilience and Reliability)
  • Partnering with engineering leaders across all Airbnb teams for adoption of the new capabilities. Your customers will be all engineers at Airbnb
  • A player/coach of our high-performance team to ensure code quality, commitment to craft and operational excellence
  • Experience working on distributed systems, API design, and concurrency
  • Extensive JVM experience
  • Want to tackle projects with large open-ended scope and drive significant business impact
  • Love collaborating via product reviews, code reviews and architecture discussions
  • Are motivated to improve their teammates' productivity
  • Are excited to join an impactful infrastructure team
  • 9+ years industry experience
  • Bachelor's and/or Master's degree, preferably in CS, or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency in one or more back-end server languages (Java/Ruby/Go/C++/etc.)
  • Experienced in architectural patterns of a high-scale distributed products/services, such as well-designed APIs, data pipelines and efficient algorithms
  • Experience or desire to work collaboratively in cross-functional teams with design, product and data science partners
Desired Qualifications
  • points for any of the following: instrumentation/telemetry, cloud (especially AWS) cost efficiency, L7 networking, service mesh, libraries, serialization, or developer tooling