Sr. Backend Engineer, Metadata Core in Redwood City, CA

Box Inc   •  

Redwood City, CA 94061

Industry: Consumer Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

Why Box needs you

Box is growing fast. Real fast. Every business in the world is looking to modernize the way that they work. As the leader in cloud content management, Box is the only company that can help enterprises transform how people work together. As we rapidly build out new capabilities for document management, workflow, and intelligence, we need a robust metadata platform that's up for the challenge. That's where you come in.

Why you need Box

You're going to have the unique opportunity to architect, build and scale a distributed web-scale metadata system. You will work closely with our database infrastructure team to ensure the performance and availability of our service. As a team at the heart of our platform, you will support and enable many engineering teams in building out the next wave of critical product features for Box, as well as directly empower 3rd party developers to build sophisticated applications on the Box Platform.

Who you are

  • You have experience designing, building, and deploying production quality services
  • You love building distributed, client/server systems at large scale
  • Bonus points if you have experience leveraging or building high-scale distributed data stores
  • Bonus points if you've developed in Java and/or Scala in a production environment
  • You are passionate about solving hard problems using data-driven solutions
  • You act like an owner and strive to do work you're proud of, both technically and in your team interactions
  • You have 5+ years of experience

Valid Through: 2019-11-12