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Software Engineer II - Service Mesh Team

Austin, Texas
$109,000 to $159,000
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
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We are the Service Mesh team and our team is responsible for facilitating service-to-service communication for all of Indeed. Most notably, we own and operate Indeed's service mesh. We help people get jobs by enabling all Indeed product teams!

You will:

Design, develop, and deliver major features and components to improve and enable service-to-service communication needs for all Indeed product teams in a secure, robust, and scalable way.
Write and review lots of code and think deeply about testing and safely rolling features out
Work with an amazing bunch of extremely talented and collaborative teammates and colleagues
Have the opportunity to influence how infrastructure at Indeed will evolve.
Work closely with teams that are responsible for Kubernetes and security, network engineering, AWS and cloud capabilities, SRE, and more. Being on this team comes with many learning opportunities in the infrastructure area.
Engage with our users across the globe to help them with issues they face and identify features they need
Participate in design reviews, both in and out of the team. We are in a unique position to provide valuable input to product teams building out their systems.

Who You Are

To be successful in this role, you:

Have a BS in Computer Science or related area, or relevant experience.
Have 2+ years of experience doing backend software development in distributed / scalable environments.
Have a foundation in Golang, Kotlin, or Java. Python a plus.
Are eager to learn and not afraid to deep-dive into complex and low-level problems.
Have a strong sense of ownership and follow through.
Are independent; you can seek help as needed and otherwise unblock yourself
Have excellent written and verbal communication skills; our team is remote and scattered across North America so communication is key.

Experience or knowledge in these areas are not a requirement, but will help you jump start your impact on this team:

Kubernetes concepts and operations
AWS or other cloud providers
Networking and security

Who we are

The Product Technology organization is responsible for Indeed's foundational technology and platforms for job seeker and employer products. We help build and maintain analytics tools used weekly by most Indeedians, guide Indeed's cloud infrastructure strategy and keep the website up and running, and finally offer secure login, payment, and communication systems for job seekers and employers.

Our Mission

As the world's number 1 job site , our mission is to help people get jobs. We strive to cultivate an inclusive and accessible workplace where all people feel comfortable being themselves. We're looking to grow our teams with more people who share our enthusiasm for innovation and creating the best experience for job seekers.

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Salary Range Disclaimer

The base salary range represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary depending on factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include quarterly bonuses, Restricted Stock Units (RSUs), an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits.

Salary Range Transparency

Austin 109,000 - 159,000 USD per year

Seattle 132,000 - 192,000 USD per year

US Remote 109,000 - 159,000 USD per year

Equal Opportunities and Accommodations Statement

Indeed is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are deeply committed to building a workplace and global community where inclusion is not only valued, but prioritized. We are committed to creating an environment where all employees feel included and have a strong sense of belonging. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, family/marital status, refugee or immigration status, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, neuro-diversity, disability, age, veteran status, or any other non-merit based or legally protected grounds.

We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply and join us in our mission of helping people get jobs.Indeed is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in the employment application process. To request an accommodation, please contact Talent Attraction Help at 1-, or by email at at least one week in advance of your interview.

Fair Chance Hiring

We value diverse experiences, including those who have had prior contact with the criminal legal system. We are committed to providing individuals with criminal records, including formerly incarcerated individuals and individuals with arrest or conviction records, a fair chance at employment. We also comply with state and local requirements such as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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  • Job Reference: 701016382-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Indeed
  • Location: Austin, Texas
  • Salary: $109,000 to $159,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent