Software Development Engineer (SDE) II (Sr Infrastructure Eng Yammer
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Job Category: Software Engineering: Development
Location: San Francisco, CA, US
Job ID: 815668-96611
Division: Microsoft Office Division
Social media has dramatically changed the way we share and connect with friends and family, and it will have an even more profound impact on the way companies operate. Yammer and Microsoft provide a secure, private social network for your company. Yammer empowers employees to be more productive and successful by enabling them to collaborate easily, make smarter decisions faster, and self-organize into teams to take on any business challenge. It is a way of working that naturally drives business alignment and agility, reduces cycle times, engages employees and improves relationships with customers and partners.
We're looking for talented engineers to join our Infrastructure Team. You'll be expected to build, troubleshoot, and maintain systems, networks, and internal tools. We value efficiency, automation, and agility. The team wields a wide range of knowledge on services that power the backend, frontend, and infrastructure-specific components. The team has worked on database design, monitoring systems, and private cloud management tools. Infrastructure Engineers work throughout the entire stack, from highly concurrent backend components to the interfaces engineers interact with every day. We are the foundation of Yammer.com, and the product engineering team, and our job is to accelerate, and scale them.
Engineers at Yammer believe that the things that separate a great engineer from a merely adequate one, are passions, goals, character and personality; not specific technical skills. Engineering is here to move the business forward. Engineers whose personal passions are aligned with what we're trying to accomplish are the ones most likely to be happy here and to help us succeed.
Handling serious outages, and site problems on Yammer.com to ensure site reliability under any condition.
Capacity planning to identify potential bottlenecks in the system before they arise in production and alleviating them.
Security is key at Yammer as some of the world's biggest companies trust us with their data. Your job is to ensure it stays that way.
Automation is king. Your job is to remove repetitive tasks for all of engineering. You should never do any one thing more than three times.
Networking is the basis of any low-latency, distributed, fault-tolerant application. You must ensure that data is able to find
Accelerate engineering by making sure they have the reliable underlying infrastructure and software necessary in order to ship their product on time.
Your Skills & Character Traits:
Programming Languages: One of the three preferred
In your ideal world, you would automate yourself out of the job with software.
Move quickly, and adapt to changing conditions. We solve a huge array of problems with a variety of different technologies. A single engineer may touch a database, router, and configuration tools in one day.
You understand troubleshooting, and design of distributed, fault-tolerant systems. You must be apply differential diagnosis to a variety of failure conditions under stress, and execute quickly to alleviate the problem.
Things we use:
o Git; Rabbitmq; Puppet
o Programming Languages: Java, Ruby
o Datastores: Postgres, Riak, BDB-JE, Memcached
o Webservers: Nginx, Unicorn
Candidates must be able to meet all federal government security screening requirements as indicated for this role. Federal security screening requirements call for applicant to verify U.S. Citizenship. Additional customer screening requirements may include additional items such as, but not limited to: specialized agency background checks (either national or local) and fingerprinting, as well as the ability to obtain a government personnel security clearance. All employees hired into roles supporting Cloud Offerings will also be required to pass Microsoft background checks prior to the start of employment and every two years thereafter.
Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland
Job Segments: Developer, Engineer, Software Engineer, Cloud, Database, Technology, Engineering
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