Software Engineer - Back end

SignalFx   •  

San Mateo, CA

Not Specified years

Posted 244 days ago

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Software Engineer - Back end

SAN MATEO OR RALEIGH-DURHAM, NCENGINEERINGFULL-TIMEAPPLY FOR THIS JOBSignalFx is looking for an experienced full-stack engineer to design and implement application features and APIs.
Our application is built with Java in the backend and a single-page JavaScript application on the frontend. You will work within a cross-functional team of designers, product managers, and quality engineers in a fast-paced startup environment. Our engineering teams are small, fast moving and highly impactful. You will learn from the best and help us architect and build the backend of our future. You will also get many opportunities to share and talk about your work through channels like conferences, meetups, OSS and blogs.
SignalFx is built on a highly distributed micro-services based backend that ingests, analyzes and stores billions of time-series metrics and events - all in real time. If you have an interest or passion for monitoring and large scale time-series data processing we would like to hear from you. Our goal is to continually improve the performance and reliability of this system as we evolve it to handle dramatically more data (by orders of magnitude) sent by our rapidly increasing customer base.


    • Participate in end-to-end architecture reviews and discussions with the broader team, playing an influential role in overall product design
    • Participate in design and code reviews
    • Learn about new web technologies and discuss potential solutions to problems
    • Plan, design and develop new features on our ever growing platform


    • Experience in NoSQL and/or document-oriented databases
    • Experience in Java programming languages
    • Experience with RESTful Web services (Jersey, Spring) 
    • Ability to write high-performance, testable and reusable code
    • String computer science fundamental
    • B.S. in Computer Science or a related technical field