Senior Back End Software Engineer

Austin, TX

Abnormal Security is looking for a Backend Engineer to join the Multi-Product Platform (MPP) team. The MPP team owns the product platform which enables scalable product development to support the business to create and launch various enterprise-level products for the customers with consistent experience. The ideal candidate will have the following qualities:

You are a product minded engineer who's passionate about building the best product for our customers

You take a principle-first approach to building scalable, customer-centric solutions

You're looking for a mission-first company aiming to solve meaningful and pragmatic problems

You're looking to take ownership of your work and your growth

You're self-driven, detail-oriented, and care about code quality, testing, and customer-driven product experience

You bring up ambiguities and clarify decisions with leadership instead of improvising solutions on the go

You have strong communication skills and proven ability to work autonomously and asynchronously with remote collaborators and stakeholders

What you will do:

Work with engineers, designers, PMs, EMs to deliver on the product roadmap and meet company-wide objectives.

Design, build, and maintain new high performance, low latency products and services

Work closely with engineering and product managers to assess trade-offs, develop plans, and build platform and foundations to enable scalable product development

Optimize our internal processes with automation such that we can service customers with little to no human intervention.

Setup and maintain instrumentation, monitoring, and alerting for our services.

Must Have Skills:

4+ years working on relevant tech stacks - Python (Django) and Go, MySQL & PostgreSQL databases, ElasticSearch, Redis, and Kafka

3+ years of production support experience for enterprise-class customers

At least 2 years of system design experience

Proven experience building and maintaining microservices.

Proven experience owning testing as well as the development of all software solutions

Proven experience working with agile development methodologies (both scrum and kanban)

Proven experience collaborating effectively with product managers, designers, and engineers to deliver world class products

A Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

Location Austin, TX (78716)
Job Type Full Time
Company Abnormal
Posted 8 days ago