Software Engineer - Mobile Backend

Splunk   •  

San Jose, CA

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 244 days ago

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Do you have a passion for building new APIs for supporting new mobile products? Do you want to be part of a founding team for a new mobilefirst product and build something from the ground up?

Splunk's Mobile Engineering team is looking for an experienced back-end developer to build an innovative solution that enables rapid mobile development. You will get to work with a super smart bunch of folks who are doing state of the art development work (both native mobile and mobile back-end) in areas of machine learning, data analytics, and event correlations across silos to build best-in-class business analytics software. You will be interacting with product management and customers to understand detailed requirements. You will also work with other engineering teams across Splunk to design and build high-performance solutions.


  1. 3+ years of meaningful industry experience
  2. Experience in making critical, architectural decisions for a development team, providing sound technical direction and communicating effectively
  3. Experience in building Restful APIs
  4. Experience collaborating with design and cross functional engineering teams to make the complex simple for the user
  5. Full web stack development experience
  6. Comfortable working with development on Linux, Unix, and Windows systems
  7. BS CS/EE or equivalent
  8. You have worked with web application frameworks such as Django, Flask, Node.js, or Ruby on Rails
  9. You have built applications on AWS or equivalent services
  10. You have excellent problem solving skills and great attention to details
  11. You have strong communication/interpersonal skills, both verbal and written
  12. You have an ability to learn new technologies quickly and understand a wide variety of technical challenges to be solved

Nice to have

  • You are familiar with writing code that works across all popular platforms & browsers
  • You have experience in building services that support native mobile (Android or iOS) apps
  • You have experience using CSS & HTML to produce interfaces from design mock-ups
  • You are proficient with GIT
  • You have provisioned systems with Chef or any IT automation frameworks


What We Offer You:

  • A constant stream of new things for you to learn. We're always expanding into new areas, bringing in open source projects and contributing back, and exploring new technologies.
  • A set of exceptionally talented and dedicated peers, all the way from engineering and QA to product management and customer support.
  • Growth and mentorship. We believe in growing engineers through ownership and leadership opportunities. We also believe mentors help both sides of the equation.
  • A stable, collaborative and supportive work environment.