C++ Engineer

Palo Alto, CA, USA

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You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a C++ Engineer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

Our team is looking for a Senior or Staff Software Engineer to join our engineering team. You will be building large scale, server-less, platform agnostic architecture for distributed messaging and key-value storage. Help us design and deliver speed, scale, HA and reliability of the platform while keeping it secure. Our main technology stack is C++ (must have expert-level) with Python tooling around build/release and docker / kubernetes for containerization (we adopt other technologies as needed). We have internal users anxiously waiting to check out innovative ideas before we open them to the world.

What You’ll Do

  • Participate in feature, service and system designing, building innovative solutions, which will often be from scratch;
  • Work closely with the other engineers to implement the services with high performance and reliability Identify and address performance bottlenecks;
  • Build efficient and reusable abstractions and systems;
  • Identify and communicate best practices for engineering.

What You Have

  • 8+ years of professional work experience;
  • 3+ years of experience in C/C++ (11 and later) expert level;
  • 3+ years of experience building highly-scalable, distributed systems;
  • B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science or a related technical field;
  • Must be proactive, self-directed, detailed and organized;
  • Prior experience working in Cloud environments;
  • Understanding of IP and Ethernet networking (TCP, UDP, tscpdump, wireshark, etc.);
  • Ability to debug issues within custom code quickly;
  • Proficiency with the following technologies:
    • Profilers: perf, oprofile, flame graph, etc., - SCM: Git;
    • Databases: NoSQL databases (Cassandra, Apache Flink, Druid, etc.), SQL CI: gocd, Jenkins, etc.

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (Subsidized);
  • Health Savings Account;
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Care, Commuter);
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability (Company Provided);
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Provided);
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan;
  • Paid Time Off;
  • Legal Plan and Identity Theft Protection;
  • Accident Insurance;
  • Employee Discounts;
  • Pet Insurance.