Senior Software Engineer - SWZD

Engineering Hyderabad, India Pune, India Remote - India


Senior Software Engineer - Application

**This position is based in Hyderabad/ Pune or Permanent Remote opportunity, India

Ready to join the Spiceworks Ziff Davis ( Advertisement Platform, product group? Read on!

Who you are: Got equal parts passion for developing scalable services and delivering the value of big data? Would you jump at the chance to define and create solutions empowering an entire digital advertising platform and its customers? Spiceworks just might have your dream job. Eager to jump into a pivotal role that's essential in enabling data-informed decisions? It’s time to apply.

Who we are: For over 13 years, Spiceworks has been helping the world’s businesses find, adopt, and manage the latest technologies. We’ve also been helping IT brands build, market, and sell better products and services. Millions of IT buyers and hundreds of brands later, we’ve built the platform they use to get their jobs done and make them better at what they do, every day.

With our helpful tools, technical content, a global community of experts, and entertaining ways to blow off steam, we’ve got IT covered. And because we understand IT buyers and the businesses they represent, established brands like Microsoft, Dell, and CDW (to name a few) and the latest industry innovators including KnowBe4 and Scale Computing use our insights and technology platform to run smarter, more personalized campaigns.

In short, we’re making IT easy — and dare we say FUN — for everyone. Best part: we’re just getting started!


Your day-to-day:

  • * Design, develop, and maintain web applications, including high-availability, low-latency systems
  • * Help make build vs. buy vs. maintain decisions considering business and technology needs
  • * Lead design and implementation of ETL processes
  • * Guide team in maintaining high standards of code quality and testing practices
  • * Mentor other engineers
  • * Lead Agile Scrum team to execute company outcomes in the capacity of Scrum Master


What does it take to do this job?

  • * 7+ years of experience building well-tested, scalable, distributed, high-volume, low-latency systems
  • * Proficient understanding of the software development lifecycle: architecture and development, thorough testing, deployment, and monitoring of applications
  • * Proficiency in building web applications (REST APIs, MVC, VueJs, HTML, CSS, etc.)
  • * Expert understanding in at least one of these languages: Golang or Ruby on Rails (RoR). Preferred to have strong experience in RoR
  • * Expert understanding of SQL and relational databases (Postgres, AWS Redshift, Athena)
  • * Proficient in object-oriented or functional programming, data structures, and algorithm design
  • * Extensive experience designing and delivering solutions in a cloud ecosystem (AWS preferred)
  • * Experience with real-time event streaming technologies like Kafka, Kinesis, and/or Firehose
  • * Strong ability to understand business stakeholder needs and translate them into technical designs
  • * Experience working within data processing regulations (GDPR).
  • * Excellent organizational and communication skills and feels comfortable in a fast-paced environment
  • * Bachelor’s or master's in engineering, computer science, or related field preferred but not mandatory