Full-Time

Principal Software Engineer

Fastly

Fastly

1,001-5,000 employees

Edge cloud platform for optimizing web and app performance

Data & Analytics

$195,720 - $244,640

Equity, Bonus

Expert

Denver, CO, USA

Required Skills
Perl
Requirements
  • 12 years of domain relevant engineering experience
  • Experience with Go and Perl
  • Experience with Varnish
  • Experience with compilers
  • Phenomenal communication skills
  • Experience mentoring, guiding, and coaching team members
Responsibilities
  • Crafting architecturally sound systems to support Fastly’s Control Plane growth
  • Designing and leading delivery of systems for scalability, security, performance, and reliability
  • Providing solutions to strategic and sophisticated technical problems
  • Representing the Team in technical discussions across the organization
  • Identifying new areas of opportunity in existing products and designing solutions
  • Contributing ideas for iterative improvements to both code and culture
  • Mentoring other engineers and pair programming
  • Participating in an on-call rotation

Fastly offers a secure and efficient edge cloud platform, trusted by leading companies like Reddit, Pinterest, and The New York Times, to enhance website and application performance. It provides a unique competitive advantage with its serverless compute platform, Compute@Edge, which allows businesses to optimize delivery and response times by running code within the CDN itself. The company's culture emphasizes smart solutions and seamless integration, making it an ideal workplace for those interested in cutting-edge technology and global scalability.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$219M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

25%

2 year growth

31%
INACTIVE