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STAFF SOFTWARE ENGINEER - Brown

Austin, TX 78721
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JobTitle: STAFF SOFTWARE ENGINEER - Brown
Job ID: 363563_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Technology
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE

The Staff Software Engineer for this role will require strong experience in supporting Enterprise Java applications at scale across a large retail footprint. Experience in modern paging and monitoring systems, PagerDuty, Looker, Wavefront, and other logging and metrics platforms for Incident Response improvements. Experience in virtualization and containerization (VMware and Docker) along with experience in Cloud IaaS platforms (GCP). They would need to possess strong forensic and analysis capabilities for identifying and setting application health and performance monitors. The ability to identify the root cause by analyzing production code in version control and recommending enhancements and fixes. Additionally, they should possess strong communications, coaching, and mentoring skills to help engage and grow other engineers. 

Staff Software Engineers may be involved in product configuration, performance tuning, and testing as well as production monitoring. 

 MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
70% - Delivery & Execution:

  • Collaborates and pairs with other product team members (UX, engineering, and product management) to create secure, reliable, scalable software solutions
  • Documents, reviews and ensures that all quality and change control standards are met
  • Writes custom code or scripts to automate infrastructure, monitoring services, and test cases
  • Writes custom code or scripts to do \"destructive testing\" to ensure adequate resiliency in production
  • Creates meaningful dashboards, logging, alerting, and responses to ensure that issues are captured and addressed proactively
  • Contributes to enterprise-wide tools to drive destructive testing, automation, or engineering empowerment
  • Identifies product enhancements (client-facing or technical) to create a better experience for the end users
  • Identifies unsecured code areas and implements fixes as they are discovered with or without tooling
  • Contributes to foundational code elements that can be reused many times by a product
  • Contributes to meaningful architecture diagrams and other documentation needed for security reviews or other interested parties
  • Defines Service Level Objectives for product(s) to constantly measure their reliability in production and help prioritize backlog work
    20% - Support & Enablement:
    • Fields questions from other product teams or support teams
    • Monitors tools and participates in conversations to encourage collaboration across product teams
    • Provides application support for software running in production
    • Proactively monitors production Service Level Objectives for product(s)
    • Proactively reviews the performance and capacity of all aspects of production: code, infrastructure, data, and message processing
    • Triages high priority issues and outages as they arise10% - Learning:
      • Participates in and leads learning activities around modern software design and development core practices (communities of practice)
      • Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations
      • Attends conferences and learns how to apply new technologies where appropriateNATURE AND SCOPE
        • Typically reports to the Software Engineer Manager or Sr. Manager.ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
          Environment:
          • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

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Posted: 2020-11-02 Expires: 2020-12-02

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