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!

About the team you will be on…

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.

About the role you will be applying for...

We are seeking hardworking, motivated engineers to join our team to improve and build robust software used to deliver customer personalizations in a highly scalable SaaS application.

As a Principal Software Engineer, 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 8+ 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
  • REST API design specifically OpenAPI specification
  • 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
  • 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.


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