Lead Software Engineer, Browser Insights

5 - 7 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/21/18
San Francisco, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/21/18

Lead Software Engineer, Browser Insights

at ThousandEyesSan Francisco, CA

About ThousandEyes

The name ThousandEyes was born from two big ideas: the power to see things not ordinarily possible and the ability to collect insights from a multitude of vantage points. As organizations rely more on cloud services and the Internet, the network has become a black box they can't understand. ThousandEyes gives organizations visibility into the now borderless network, arming them with an accurate understanding of how the network impacts their applications, users and customers. ThousandEyes is used by some of the world's largest and fastest growing brands, including all of the top 5 global software companies, 5 of the top 6 US banks, and 45 of the Fortune 500. ThousandEyes is backed by Sequoia Capital, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tenaya Capital, Google Ventures and Salesforce Ventures, with headquarters in San Francisco, CA.

Engineering at ThousandEyes

At ThousandEyes, we use cutting-edge technologies and innovative techniques to study and visualize networks on a global scale.

ThousandEyes engineers are focused on continuous improvement -- of our product, our codebase, our knowledge, and our skills. We believe in innovation, simplicity, and elegance. We work in small, cross-functional teams where everyone has a voice.

About the Role

As a Lead Software Engineer of the Browser Insights team, you will be responsible for the collection, processing and visualization of data extracted from real browsers running on thousands of ThousandEyes agents around the word. 

We are looking for a lead engineer that enjoys solving a wide variety of challenges, ranging from controlling a swarm of browsers to loading web applications to pipelining and storing, and visualizing massive volumes of web performance metrics.

 

Apply for this role if you:

  • 2+ years of experience leading technical teams
  • 4+ years of experience in Java software development
  • Are a fast learner
  • Are comfortable working with new technologies and languages
  • Have experience with Selenium, WebDriver and ChromeDriver
  • Have experience w/ streaming architectures and microservices
  • Solid understanding of computer networks and HTTP, and HTTP Archive File Format (HAR)
  • Nice to have: experience developing Chrome extensions, in particular the WebRequest and Debugging APIs

 

Relevant stack for this role:

  • Java
  • Selenium
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