Senior Software Engineer



5,001-10,000 employees

Data warehouse for the cloud

Data & Analytics


Bellevue, WA, USA

Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
Google Cloud Platform
  • BS/MS in Computer Science/Engineering or related major, or equivalent experience.
  • Experience with at least one advanced programming language such as C++, Java, Go, Python
  • Hands-on experience with Infrastructure-as-Code (e.g., Terraform, Ansible, AWS CloudFormation, Chef, Puppet)
  • Hands on experience with one of more public cloud providers such as AWS/Azure/GCP
  • Experience with Traffic/Edge Engineering or Cloud Networking
  • Experience with container orchestration systems such as Borg, Mesos, or Kubernetes
  • Experience with automating operations (e.g., software deployments, config changes) at scale
  • Experience with core SRE/Production Engineering best practices (e.g., designing for operability and scalability, adopting SLOs, eliminating toil, leading incident responses, driving blameless post-mortems)
  • Evidence of engineering leadership through design ownership and reviews, mentoring, contributing to technical roadmaps, and driving process improvements
  • Help build out our next-generation Traffic stack based on Envoy and Kubernetes
  • Contribute to building and operating a highly reliable, secure, scalable, and performant Traffic and Edge infrastructure
  • Develop software to automate deployment and maintenance tasks to ensure that a lean team can sustainably operate the team’s growing fleet of services and deployments
  • Participate in our on-call rotation and ensure uptime of services
  • Use your deep experience and problem solving skills to help investigate and fix production issues, and drive blameless incident post-mortems to document learnings and prevent recurrences
  • Plan and lead complex technical projects while partnering with a wide variety of teams within the company

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.

Company Stage


Total Funding






Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



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