Senior Software Engineer, Observability Team

Location: Pune, India

Acquia is the open source digital experience company. We provide the world's most ambitious brands with technology that allows them to embrace innovation and create customer moments that matter. At Acquia we believe in the power of community and collaboration - giving our customers the freedom to build tomorrow on their terms.

Headquartered in Boston, we have been named as one of North America’s fastest growing software companies as reported by Deloitte and Inc. Magazine, and have been rated a leader by the analyst community and named one of the Best Places to Work by the Boston Business Journal. We are Acquia. We are building for the future of the web, and we want you to be a part of it.

Acquia is seeking a Senior Software Engineer who can help lead our efforts to revolutionise the way we build, test, operate and monitor our cloud-based products and services. As an Observability Team Senior Software Engineer, you will be working on a wide range of core internal systems, tooling and automation around logging, monitoring and traceability. You will work with your fellow engineers, Product Engineering, Operations and Customer Success teams to identify inefficiencies in our current services and processes, then propose and implement changes to streamline or automate remediation. 

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will…

  • work with your team to develop far reaching modules that have scalability and availability at their core
  • contribute to our efforts to revolutionise the way we build, test, operate and monitor our cloud-based products and services
  • maintain an understanding of system functionality and architecture, with a strong focus on the operational aspects of the service (availability, performance, change management, emergency response, capacity planning, etc)
  • collaborate with your team members to review their work and have your work reviewed in turn
  • work with other teams in deciding, developing integrations with other subsystems
  • participate in Scrum software development lifecycle
  • provide product support to internal and external stakeholders
  • work in a team environment where your team owns and operates the services you build

You’ll enjoy this role if you…

  • like solving complex challenges for scalable, low latency systems
  • enjoy solutioning for a Cloud native environment
  • enjoy collaborating with multiple stakeholders
  • have a passion for DevOps

What you’ll need to be successful…

  • have 5+ years of software development experience with majority spent working on Cloud technologies (AWS preferred)
  • have expert hands on experience in at least one Object Oriented Programming Language, PHP preferred
  • have strong hands on experience with leveraging and/or managing distributed logging, monitoring and observability systems (e.g. SignalFx, SumoLogic, Splunk, New Relic, CloudWatch)
  • have hands-on experience building and operating distributed systems and/or service oriented architectures
  • have hands on experience with design patterns; writing clean, maintainable code
  • have scripting experience in Bash/Python/Ruby and comfortable navigating unix/linux based operating systems
  • have some experience with Devops processes and tools (Jenkins), distributed configuration management systems (Ansible, Puppet) and maintaining infrastructure as code (Terraform, Cloudformation)
  • have good oral and written communication skills

Extra credit if you…

  • hold AWS certifications
  • have hands on experience with Docker, K8s or equivalent
  • have a mindset to automate repetitive tasks  

Acquia is an equal opportunity (EEO) employer. We hire without regard to age, color, disability, gender (including gender identity), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

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