Lead Software Engineer (Golang + AWS + Distributed Systems)
Acquia is the open digital experience company. We provide the world's most ambitious brands with products built around Drupal to allow them to embrace innovation and create customer moments that matter. At Acquia, we believe in the power of community and collaboration — giving our customers and partners the freedom to build tomorrow on their terms.
Headquartered in the U.S., we have been named one of North America’s fastest growing software companies by Deloitte and Inc. Magazine, rated a leader by the analyst community, named one of the Best Places to Work in India by Great Place to Work. We are Acquia. We are building for the future and we want you to be a part of it!
Acquia Lift is a SaaS, no-code application providing marketers the ability to unify content and customer data from multiple sources and deliver data-driven, optimized personalized customer experiences across websites, resulting in higher customer engagement.
As the Staff Software Developer you will…
lead the team to build high volume, highly available services in Go, using cloud based services from Amazon Web Services
write clean, SOLID, and testable Go code
mentor team members and review their work
collaborate with other teams in deciding, developing integrations with other subsystems
participate in Scrum software development lifecycle
provide product support to internal and external partners
work in a DevOps team environment owning and operating the services you build
You’ll enjoy this role if you…
Enjoy resolving sophisticated challenges for scalable, low latency systems
Think strategically with strong awareness of compromises
Love collaborative environments
What you’ll need to be successful…
have 2+ experience in running and debugging highly scalable and distributed systems
have 2+ experience in leading and mentoring teams
have advanced knowledge in clean, SOLID, Go code development
have advanced skills in SQL, common Design Patterns
extremely comfortable with using git, JIRA
have excellent oral and written communication skills
be a great teammate in distributed and cross team environments
be self motivated with a strong work ethic
Extra credit if you…
Have knowledge of AWS or other Cloud services
REST API design specifically OpenAPI specification
Scalable, low latency system design experience
Individuals seeking employment at Acquia are considered without regard to race, color, religion, caste, creed, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. Whatever you answer will not be considered in the hiring process or thereafter.