Full-Time

Backend Software Engineer

Palantir

Palantir

1,001-5,000 employees

Software for human-driven analysis of real-world data

Data & Analytics
Industrial & Manufacturing
Energy
Financial Services

$125,000 - $200,000

Restricted Stock units, sign-on bonus

Junior, Mid, Senior

New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Rust
Python
Apache Kafka
Java
Elasticsearch
Data Analysis
Cassandra
Requirements
  • Engineering background in Computer Science, Mathematics, Software Engineering, Physics or similar field
  • Strong coding skills with demonstrated proficiency in programming languages, such as Java, C++, Python, Rust, or similar languages
  • Familiarity with storage and data processing systems, cloud infrastructure, and other technical tools
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to iterate quickly with teammates, incorporating feedback and holding a high bar for quality
Responsibilities
  • Building a performant search and indexing ecosystem for complex granularly permissioned data
  • Contributing to open-source data processing libraries, integrating the latest innovations to achieve performance gains
  • Building the distributed systems that power large scale compute workloads, orchestrating and efficiently scheduling hundreds of thousands of containers every hour
  • Designing architecture and opinionated APIs to keep application developers on the happy path
  • Tracing and performance observability in high scale distributed microservice architectures
  • Building reliant, performant, and scalable systems for storage, auth, or asset serving to enable other product teams to build robust applications without deep domain expertise in the underlying systems
  • Automating the deployment, management, and operations of complex distributed systems like Cassandra, Elasticsearch, Kafka, and more across different environments

Palantir is committed to helping organizations get value out of their data while protecting sensitive information from misuse and abuse.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$3.5B

Headquarters

Denver, Colorado

Founded

2003

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

24%

Benefits

Transparency

Take-What-You-Need Time Off Policy

Family Support

Community

Equity

Mental Health and Wellbeing

Healthcare