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Software Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00976
Location: Seattle, Washington
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 02/27/2018 to 02/27/2019
Job Title: Software Engineer
Job Location: Seattle, WA
Job Duration: 12 months
W2 candidates only

Job Description

Oversee internal infrastructure for systems and services responsible for data ingestion, processing and consumption channels
Monitor capacity trends to prevent incidents, create and maintain dashboards and reports to synthesize and effectively present information
Develop future capacity plans by analyzing product growth trends and project roadmap
Help engineers by triaging and routing incoming capacity and reliability issues
Oversee A/B experiments in progress, owners, and rollout stage, assist engineers by correlating live site issues with A/B experiments in production
Proactively identify repeated investigations and automate them by using scripting and internal tools.

Required
2+ years experience doing capacity planning for internet service architectures
2+ years experience in at least one programming language
Ability to rapidly learn new development languages (PHP, Python, C++, and Java are all in heavy use)
Ability to pick up new software, frameworks and APIs quickly
Good knowledge of basic large-scale internet service architectures (such as load balancing, LAMP, CDN's), even if you haven't worked on one
Configuration and maintenance of common applications such as Apache, memcached, Squid, MySQL, NFS, DHCP, NTP, SSH, DNS, and SNMP
Excellent oral and verbal communication skills

BE/BTECH/MCA degree (preferred) with a strong academic record or equivalent experience