3 days old

Sr. Backend Engineer

Plano, TX 75074

Position Summary

As a Senior Software Engineer you will be part of a dynamic team that owns the core Samsung ad serving distributed system. The team handles mission critical modules that have a direct impact on the revenue and customer satisfaction.

Role and Responsibilities


Create enterprise level distributed server infrastructure for mission-critical operations

Research and develop algorithms for distributed consensus, replication, consistency, availability and scalability

Makes difficult design trade-offs and decisions about features, schedule, quality and cost

Seeks the optimal technology solutions to problems from internal and external options, and applies appropriate methodology to identify issues/concerns

Primary accountability for major elements of a project, determines all tasks that are required, and is responsible for project outcome

Designs, develops and/or directs research and tests to validate effect and consequences of designs, process or product enhancements across projects and/or products

Proactively determines measures and standards of success for project, product, and process quality within project teams

Participate and follow all team processes and technical standards

Some travel may be required (up to 10%)


Skills and Qualifications

Necessary Skills / Attributes

Minimum 7 years of experience in industry on creating and deploying production quality sustainable products

3 years of experience in programming with Erlang

A solid foundation in systems programming, computer science and software engineering

Can do attitude, take ownership and responsibility of the task and drive things to completion with minimum support

Collaborative spirit with a willingness to mentor others

Curious mind that enjoys building things and appreciating the craftsmanship in software

Hands-on experience working in a multithreaded environment

Nice to Have

Experience in designing and building high traffic distributed systems

Familiar and experienced following Agile methodologies such as Scrum

Functional programing experience

Experience mentoring and guiding junior developers

Previous experience as a lead with direct reports

Experience with Code Version tools like Git and collaboration tools like JIRA

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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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