Similarweb is the leading digital intelligence platform used by over 3500 global customers. Our wide range of solutions are used by companies like Google, eBay, and Adidas.

We help our customers succeed in today’s digital world by giving them access to data-driven insights, competitive benchmarks, strategic analysis, and more.  

In 2021, we went public on the New York Stock Exchange, and we haven’t stopped growing since!

We’re looking for a Server Foundations Engineer to help us develop tools, libraries and architecture to support the platform’s group engineering teams.

Why is this role so important at Similarweb?

You will be working on Similarweb's core B2B platform that serves tens of thousands of customers, serving hundreds of terabytes in production. Our backend engineers are responsible for the entire data lifecycle - from our endless datatlakes, through choosing the right serving methods and databases, all the way to our api services.

You will impact the work of these engineers by designing, building and maintaining the core infrastructure of our solution and leading the research and development of new technologies as well as maintaining code standards and practices.

So, what will you be doing all day?

Your role as part of the Server Foundations Engineer team means your daily responsibilities may include:

  • Developing our Architecture ensuring development velocity and scale
  • Developing tools and libraries to support business logic development
  • Define and develop best practices for healthy production and rapid development without compromising code quality and performance
  • Perform POCs on new technologies and ensure they are implemented in dev teams
  • Sharing knowledge and enforcing coding standards and practices

This is the perfect job for someone who:

  • Has 5 years server-side developer experience: at least 5 years of experience developing web applications and tooling using Python/C#/Ruby/Java/Node.js/Go
  • Experience building large scale web applications : advantage for working with Micro Services architecture, AWS and databases (DynamoDB, Redis, MySQL, ElasticSearch)
  • Object Oriented Design Patterns : Experience writing and designing OO code, advantage for C# and .NET.
  • Familiarity with Big Data technologies: A familiarity with Hadoop, Spark, HDFS, Databricks and Airflow is a big advantage.
  • Good understanding of CI/CD pipelines: an advantage
  • Functional Programming Experience: an advantage 


*All Similarweb offices work in a hybrid model, so you can enjoy the flexibility of working from home with the benefits of building face to face connections with fellow Similarwebbers.*

Why you’ll love being a Similarwebber:

You’ll actually love the product you work with: Our customers aren’t our only raving fans. When we asked our employees why they chose to come work at Similarweb, 99% of them said “the product.” Imagine how exciting your job is when you get to work with the most powerful digital intelligence platform in the world.

You’ll find a home for your big ideas:  We encourage an open dialogue and empower employees to bring their ideas to the table. You’ll find the resources you need to take initiative and create meaningful change within the organization. 

We offer competitive perks & benefits: We take your well-being seriously, and offer competitive compensation packages to all employees. We also put a strong emphasis on community, with regular team outings and happy hours.

You can grow your career in any direction you choose: Interested in becoming a VP or want to transition into a different department? Whether it’s Career Week, personalized coaching, or our ongoing learning solutions, you’ll find all the tools and opportunities you need to develop your career right here.

Diversity isn’t just a buzzword: People want to work in a place where they can be themselves. We strive to create a workplace that is reflective of the communities we serve, where everyone is empowered to bring their full, authentic selves to work. We are committed to inclusivity across race, gender, ethnicity, culture, sexual orientation, age, religion, spirituality, identity and experience. We believe our culture of equality and mutual respect also helps us better understand and serve our customers in a world that is becoming more global, more diverse, and more digital every day.


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