Software Engineer II

Engineering Hyderabad, India Pune, India Remote - India Mumbai, India Bengaluru, India


Title of the Role: Software Engineer II and SSE (UI Developer -Vue.js)

 Who are you: Do you have the ability to help businesses understand their consumers or clients? Does collecting and analyzing information to identify issues excite you? We just might have a position for you! Spiceworks Ziff Davis is on the hunt for an experienced Analyst to embark on a never-ending quest.

 What you’ll do: 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.

What will be your responsibilities?

  • Design and develop advanced applications and intelligent systems
  • Conduct peer review before committing to the code repository
  • Develop features for the work product
  • Unit-testing code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability
  • Monitoring and maintenance (hotfixes) of production systems
  • Manage staging/test environment and support software testing and quality assurance
  • Improve application performance and other non-functional requirements such as reliability
  • Deliver technical discussion on the implemented functionalities
  • Comply to coding standards that the organization has set
  • Adapt the SCRUM software development process
  • Participate in the Sprint planning to assess and clarify requirements to the product owner
  • Update the team on the status of tasks and raise potential blockers (if any) in standup meetings
  • Present the completed features in the Sprint review to stakeholders
  • Review and evaluate the team’s accomplishment in Retrospective meetings
  • Participate in team development activities (team building, training etc…)
  • Contribute to the success of the team's objectives
  • Perform related duties as assigned


What does it take to do this job?

  •  6+ years of experience building well-tested, scalable, distributed, high-volume, low-latency systems.
  • Proficiency in building web applications (REST APIs, MVC, VueJs, HTML, CSS, SCSS, etc.).
  • Expert understanding of Ruby on Rails (RoR), VueJs, and JavaScript is required, preferred to have strong experience in Golang and Python.
  • Experience in Agile development processes.
  • Experience with development collaboration tools (e.g. JIRA, Git).
  • Has exposure or has knowledge in high-performance computing and low latency development.
  • Has exposure to test-driven development using Gitlab and other continuous integration technologies.
  • Has a strong software development foundation implementing design patterns, OOPs, and coding best practices.
  • Has experience in analyzing, profiling, determining bottlenecks for improving reliability and performance.
  • Proficient understanding of the software development lifecycle: architecture and development, thorough testing, deployment, and monitoring of applications.
  • Expert understanding of SQL and relational databases (Postgres, AWS Redshift, Athena).
  • Proficient in object-oriented or functional programming, data structures, and algorithm design.
  • 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


***In terms of logistics, all interviews will take place over phone or video due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic***


Spiceworks Ziff Davis is a safe, inclusive workplace for people of all backgrounds and walks of life. We strongly encourage you to apply if you are from a marginalized or underrepresented group, particularly in the technology industry. Some candidates may see a long list of job requirements and feel discouraged because they don't match every single bullet point - we suggest, please apply anyway. We're flexible on location wherever possible - we are a Work From Anywhere company. We don't believe in a "perfect" candidate because we believe in our core value, "Evolve and Adapt Quickly". If you believe this is a role that you'll be excited to work in every day, want to be a part of a culture like ours, and will be relentless about pushing boundaries to succeed, please apply.

Who we are: Spiceworks Ziff Davis (SWZD) is a trusted global marketplace that connects technology buyers and sellers with the most actionable and precise intent data. We are uniquely positioned to offer tech brands unmatched visibility into truly in-market accounts by leveraging our scale, quality, and diversity of intent data. With unparalleled access to the world’s most influential technology buyers through a combination of first-party (Community, Tools, Editorial) and third-party intent data, SWZD is a leader in intent-backed, intelligent, omnichannel marketing.