Principal Software Engineer - Cloud [India]

Engineering - India Mumbai, India or Remote, India Bangalore, India Hyderabad, India


Description

Egnyte is seeking an experienced Principal Software Engineer to join our Software Engineering (Infrastructure) group. The Software Engineering (Infrastructure) group builds large distributed components and services that run Egnyte’s Cloud Platform. Our code serves billions of requests per day with sub-second latency in a fault-tolerant environment. Some of the responsibilities for this group include Egnyte’s Cloud File System, Object Store, Metadata Stores, Search Systems, Recommendations Systems, Synchronization, and intelligent caching of multi-petabyte datasets. We are looking for candidates with a shared passion for building large-scale distributed systems and a keen sense for tackling complexities that come with scaling through multiple orders of magnitude.

In this role, you will:

  • Design and develop highly scalable and resilient cloud architecture that seamlessly integrates with on-premises systems
  • Drive the team’s goals and technical direction to find and pursue technical opportunities that make Egnyte’s cloud platform more efficient
  • Effectively communicate complex design and architecture details
  • Understand company and industry-wide trends to help develop new technologies
  • Conceptualize, develop, and implement changes that prevent key systems from becoming unreliable, under-utilized, or unsupported
  • Own all aspects of critical software projects from design to implementation, QA, deployment, and monitoring

Qualifications

  • BS, MS, or PhD. in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • 8-15 years of professional experience in engineering with history of technical innovation
  • Experience providing technical leadership to engineers 

Bonus Qualifications

  • Breadth of knowledge across infrastructure domains, with the ability to reason about everything from data center machine software to database solutions to machine learning infrastructure to front-end web or mobile applications
  • Demonstrated success in designing and developing large scale, complex systems
  • Expertise with multi-tenant, highly complex, cloud solutions; experience with Hybrid and/or on-premises solutions desired

About Egnyte

In a content critical age, Egnyte fuels business growth by enabling content-rich business processes, while also providing organizations with visibility and control over their content assets. Egnyte’s cloud-native content services platform leverages the industry’s leading content intelligence engine to deliver a simple, secure, and vendor-neutral foundation for managing enterprise content across business applications and storage repositories. More than 16,000 customers trust Egnyte to enhance employee productivity, automate data management, and reduce file-sharing cost and complexity. Investors include Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, Caufield & Byers, and Goldman Sachs. For more information, visit www.egnyte.com

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