Senior Software Engineer - Growth at DigitalOcean
New York, New York, United States
🇺🇸 (Posted Feb 23 2018)
About the company
We're a fast-growing, New York-based cloud infrastructure provider, and our talented team is at the center of everything we do. Our philosophy is collaboration-focused, remote-friendly, and flexible. We care deeply about supporting the growth of all our employees and making sure they feel professionally fulfilled.
- Remote work possible
DigitalOcean’s Developer Experience organization helps remove friction for our customers by providing a simple, yet scalable environment to engage our products and services. We serve a passionate developer community that has grown to love our straightforward pricing, easily configurable infrastructure and intuitive tutorials that helps create and run their software in the cloud.
As a Senior Engineer within the team you will be responsible for thinking about how to present complex cloud infrastructure as simple, configurable tools for our customers. The Growth and Onboarding team is obsessed with creating a fluid experience for new users to utilize all DigitalOcean’s resources to bring their ideas to life through continual measurement, experiments, minimal viable products, and iterations based on feedback.
What You'll Be Doing:
Interfacing and collaborating with different departments (Marketing, Product Strategy, Customer Success, Data & Analytics) at DigitalOcean to design and deliver projects to improve DigitalOcean user’s experience.
Commiting code into existing and new projects utilizing languages such as Go, Rails, Ember JS, and Python.
Collaborating with the Data and Analytics team to measure effectiveness of projects. Analyze data to continually improve projects and collaborate with product strategy to develop new solutions.
Designing, writing and running the systems that provide an intuitive experience for developers as they engage DigitalOcean products and services.
Working with other engineers to build performant systems, that take into account testing, CI/CD, monitoring, alerting, build pipelines and deployment to multiple systems.
Contributing back to the open source software that we rely on.
Skills & requirements
Significant experience working with software at scale.
Comfortable working with back end technologies such as Go and front-end technologies such as Ember JS and Rails.
The desire to help create and run highly reliable and performant distributed services.
Experience in authoring designs and specifications.
Excellent communications skills in written and oral form.
A healthy respect for tests, and their relationship with distributed architectures and continuous integration.
Enjoys learning new technologies and languages.
A fluent Linux shell user with good understanding of Linux operating systems.
Experience with Docker, CI/CD pipelines like Go CD, consuming and creating Lifecycle Events, etc.
Instructions how to apply
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