Senior Software Engineer, Backend

  • Full Time
  • Remote, US
  • Senior Level

Website Mezmo

Mezmo is an observability platform (SaaS).

About the role:

We are looking for a passionate and motivated Senior Software Engineer to help us deliver our evolving, world-class log management system. You will work on every part of the system , including integration with external systems, data ingestion and processing, search, and API design. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, holds themselves and others accountable and maintains the highest standards. They will put the customer first and be comfortable with the velocity of a fast-paced startup, and not be afraid to tackle the scaling challenges of petabyte per day customer data.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the product management and internal teams to understand the needs of our customers and quickly iterate to develop features
  • Design, implement, and launch critical product features in a fast-paced environment
  • Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements of our product
  • Collaborate in cross-functional teams and with partner companies
  • Investigate and improve overall system performance and scalability
  • Drive engineering best practice and mentor colleagues

Qualifications:

  • Significant, relevant industry experience
  • Strong computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, distributed systems, databases and information retrieval
  • Strong understanding of web and SaaS technologies
  • Obsession with product quality and customer success
  • Keen attention to detail, without forgetting about the big picture
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to lead technical discussions
  • Solid experience with a server side language and framework, ideally Node.js

Bonus Points for Prior Experience:

  • ElasticSearch
  • Kubernetes
  • Cloud Platforms such as Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, or Microsoft Azure
  • REST APIs
  • Redis, MongoDB
  • Message Queue systems like RabbitMQ or Kafka
  • Experience with Rust
  • Data mining and machine learning
  • Experience with open source software

 

Benefits:

  • Receive competitive compensation.
  • Receive competitive benefits, including:
  • 100% healthcare coverage for you and your family.
  • 100% dental coverage for you and your family.
  • 100% vision coverage for you and your family.
  • Flexible time off. Work-life balance is valued here and we encourage you to take the opportunity to recharge.
  • One company-wide mental health day off per month in addition to all nationally recognized holidays.
  • $600 annual remote work expense reimbursement in addition to hardware setup provided by the company.

This is a full-time remote opportunity. Mezmo is a remote-first company that was born in the San Francisco Bay Area and now has employees in 71 cities in North America and 8 countries worldwide. Learn more about our culture and how we stay connected on our website.

To apply for this job please visit grnh.se.