Senior Software Engineer
Storage Platform IO
Posted on 2/6/2024
Snowflake

5,001-10,000 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.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.5B

Founded

2012

Headquarters

,

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

85%
Locations
Bellevue, WA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Microsoft Azure
Java
AWS
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
Data & Analytics
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Strong development skills in C++
  • Experience with at least one of the public cloud storage providers (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Previous experience driving performance improvements directly and in collaboration with other engineers
  • Previous experience in setting and tracking the internal service uptime and performance objectives across teams and organizations
Responsibilities
  • Set the direction for the Storage technical area spanning multiple core Snowflake teams
  • Drive the performance improvements across the stack, to decrease tail latency and reduce query run time variability
  • Implement critical capabilities for supporting advanced features offered by different Cloud Providers
  • Collaborate closely with Product managers, Architects, and other engineering teams
  • Participate in on-call rotation and shape the strategy for continuing to keep the on-call load low, while enabling 10x growth
Desired Qualifications
  • Java experience is a plus
  • Previous experience with Curl C++ library is a plus