Senior Software Development Engineer

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Location:  Remote Canada – Manager located in Hiawatha Iowa

What you'll get to do...

This position is within GoDaddy’s Domains, Registrars and Investors (DRI) organization. We lead the full customer experience after purchase of an internet domain name until either it expires or it is transferred out of GoDaddy. Features include managing a domain name and it DNS resource records; this includes activation, renewal, and attaching additional services such as enhanced ownership protection. Thus, the entire experience of owning of domain with GoDaddy is led by this team.

We are looking a passionate, dedicated software engineer who has a keen understanding of building reliable software solutions at scale to be part of a team that is building new capabilities – in some cases building from the ground up in developing and building software that drives the world’s largest domain name registrar and web hosting provider. This role will be core to building and maintaining applications for a highly successful part of our domains organization. 

  • Design and drive the implementation of the tech stack for the DRI internal tools team with an emphasis on real-time monitoring and scalability
  • Write great code, innovate, and deliver scalable systems using open-source and cloud based solutions fronted with resilient REST interfaces
  • Understand all components of the stack in detail to build an end-to-end user experience that is sure to delight users of the platform
  • Build extensive monitoring and remediation infrastructure to validate and maintain uptime of services and ensure performance
  • Participate in design and code reviews, automated testing, continuous integration and deployment
  • Work closely with multiple engineering and operations teams across the company to engineer cutting-edge solutions that allow GoDaddy to answer meaningful questions across multiple platforms

Your experience should include... 

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 2 - proven experience with object-oriented programming languages such as C#, Java, JavaScript, NodeJS or Python.
  • Understanding of algorithms, data structures, and performance optimization techniques for near real-time use cases.
  • Experience with current big data technologies (Spark, Kafka, Elastic stack) a plus.
  • Understanding of anomaly detection and hands-on experience a plus.Strong interpersonal and communication skills, flexibility, team spirit, quick learner.

You might also have... 

  • Experience with functional programming languages such as Go, Elixr, erlang … are a plus
  • Experience with Windows Server 2012/2016 and CentOS 6+ preferred
  • Experience with multiple cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure) preferred
  • Experience developing high-quality solutions to complex distributed-computing problems preferred.
  • Experience with Kubernetes preferred
  • Knowledge of relational databases (RDMS) and document-based databases (Mongo, Orient, RocksDB) preferred.
  • Familiarity with search and performance technologies (Elasticsearch, Lucene, NewRelic) a plus.

GoDaddy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of age, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression (including against any individual that is transitioning, has transitioned, or is perceived to be transitioning), marital status or civil partnership/union status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, childbirth, genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. GoDaddy will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with local and federal requirements.

If you need help completing an application for a position with GoDaddy, please contact our Recruiting Team at [email protected]

GoDaddy doesn’t accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.

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600 Congress Ave. Suite 1200, Austin, TX 78701

What are GoDaddy Perks + Benefits

GoDaddy Benefits Overview

Austin employees enjoy not one but two sweet office spaces situated downtown. Both locations are on Congress just a few blocks apart, close enough for teams in each building to join forces. Commuter benefits and easy access to public transportation make getting to work a breeze.

Our Sales Office features 360 degree views of downtown Austin and Town Lake, and has nearly 50,000 square feet of space designed with our customers and our culture in mind. The Austin corporate offices clock in at 33,000 square feet of space just a few blocks from the Capitol.

Austin is known for food and coffee, and GoDaddy’s offices are no exception. Employees enjoy kitchens stocked with snacks and drinks, and both offices are equipped with full service Houndstooth Coffee espresso bar.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
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