Snowflake is growing fast and we’re scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We’re passionate about our people, our customers, our values and our culture! We’re also looking for people with a growth mindset and the pragmatic insight to solve for today while building for the future. And as a Snowflake employee, you will be accountable for supporting and enabling diversity and belonging.
Snowflake started with a clear vision: make modern data warehousing effective, affordable, and accessible to all data users. Because traditional on-premises and cloud solutions struggle with this, Snowflake developed an innovative product with a new built-for-the-cloud architecture that combines the power of data warehousing, the flexibility of big data platforms, and the elasticity of the cloud at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions.
As a Senior Resilience Engineer you will:
Enjoy working on, and gaining a deep understanding of, large scale distributed systems
Extend our entire backend to enable Chaos Engineering techniques in the system
Develop, deploy and manage tools to systematically run chaos experiments and measure impact
Observe running systems, and determine/prioritize innovative ways to disrupt them
Work closely with others, increasing your technical knowledge
Work in our San Mateo office
Our ideal Senior Resilience Engineer will have:
Proven experience in Java programming & diagnostics
Exposure to at least one major cloud provider (eg. AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)
A history of working on large scale systems
A strong desire to learn, and apply, new ways of thinking
Solid written and spoken communication skills
Strong familiarity with Linux, and it’s diagnostics
Exposure to one or more of GIT, Jenkins, Python scripting, JIRA, SQL, EDW’s, Linux Networking & Storage
Snowflake is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, race, religion, pregnancy, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.