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07 May
Senior Software Engineer - Core Platform
New York,

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Company Description

As an Etsy employee, you can do the work you love, be yourself, and make an impact in the lives of millions. Our commitments to diversity and inclusion, team culture and the spaces where we work all reflect our mission to keep commerce human.

Job Description

The Core Platform team makes it easy for our internal customers to work with data at scale. We're looking for people with experience implementing platform-as-a-service that operate on large volumes of data - some of the technologies you have utilized could include Kubernetes, Kafka, Airflow, (No)SQL databases, Bigtable, gRPC, Golang, PHP, Terraform and more!

From implementing application libraries to developing product services, Core Platform's mission is to increase the velocity of our product engineers. Some examples of current work include building a real-time dataset service in Bigtable to power search ranking, building out a change data capture pipeline utilizing Kafka and collaborating with our Database Infrastructure team on a new database abstraction layer.

We're looking for engineers with experience (or a strong desire to start) building scalable and resilient critical path platform services. You should be customer focused, data driven, and excited about collaborating with your teammates and peers.


About the Role

We're looking for engineers with experience building scalable and resilient critical path platform services. You should be customer focused, data driven and excited about collaborating with your teammates and peers. Your responsibilities include:

  • Developing and maintaining critical path product services

  • Building tools and libraries that make it easy to take advantage of Big Data infrastructure

  • Identifying opportunities to improve our architecture, operability or capabilities

  • Using data to validate your hypotheses and inform your decision making

About You

  • You have 5+ years building data solutions using technologies such as MySQL, Kafka, Scala/Java (building data pipelines vs frameworks), Dataflow, Dataproc, Bigtable or their equivalents

  • You have production experience profiling, tracing, optimizing using Linux tools like strace, perf, tcpdump and so on.

  • You're customer focused and always build with a user in mind

  • You design for observability and don't consider it an afterthought

  • You're a strong communicator and know how to match the message to the medium

  • You've mentored engineers at a variety of levels throughout their career

Additional Information

At Etsy, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. Etsy is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. While Etsy supports visa sponsorship, sponsorship opportunities may be limited to certain roles and skillsets.

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