Senior Server Engineer at Glint
Redwood City, CA, US
We are looking for a superb server engineer. This is a hands-on role that encompasses several key areas such as product development, performance, scalability, and architecture.


What you will do…

Work with product management to define new product features and improvements
Design and implement server-side software components to support product features
Architect for performance and scalability: we deliver a real-time experience to customers at scale. You should have experience with resilient, redundant, and performant systems, and know how to optimize at scale.
Be pragmatic: Handling multiple projects at the same time is a daily occurrence; you must be able to assess tradeoffs in an efficient manner and handle deliverables on short deadlines
Strive for innovation: Continuous learning is essential to this role; you are encouraged to add to our institutional knowledge and find ways to incorporate the latest and the greatest in our system
Be a team player: Everything happens within a team; you will have the opportunity to work with domain experts (understand domains and users), product managers (define roadmaps and scopes), and the broader engineering team (creates infrastructures and features essential for our models)
Be ready to have fun: Love to be competitive? We have friendly foosball competitions. Love to dress up for Halloween? We hold costume contests. Love running and need a buddy (or buddies)? We participate in relay races. Love to improve your public speaking skills? Join Toastmasters. We have got YOU covered.


Who you are…

BS in CS or related field
3+ Years of industrial experience in web services and security
Strong in Java
Strong in concurrent programming
Strong understanding of relational databases
Experience with distributed systems, scalability, and fault tolerance
Experience with end-to-end performance profiling and optimization (Java, OS, database and/or network)
Understanding of relational databases
Amazon Web Services experience highly desirable
Positive attitude
Quick learner
Team player


Who we are…

Glint is a rapidly growing software and analytics company that helps organizations increase employee engagement, develop their people, and improve performance. Glint is known for powerful analytics, innovative organizational science, and a world-class user experience. The company has an extraordinary team of passionate professionals who love working together to help organizations thrive.


What we are all about…

Glint helps you see into your organization in revolutionary ways, giving you the power to create real impact on employee engagement, retention and business performance. Glint leverages real-time people data to give leaders and managers a holistic view of an organization’s health, the insight to predict problems, and direction to take action. Based in Redwood City, California, Glint customers include United Airlines, eBay, AOL, Palantir, Red Hat, NVIDIA, Sony, LinkedIn, Intuit, Cognizant, IKEA, UTC, Square, FICO, Marketo, Veritas, Rockwell, and Pandora. https://www.glintinc.com


Stuff to perk you up…

5-star Glassdoor rating
LinkedIn Top 50 Startups 2017
Catered lunches at Glint offices
MacBook Pro or Air
Free premium snacks and drinks
Ergonomic and height-adjustable workstations
Flexible work arrangements
Very competitive compensation and benefits package
Opportunity to learn from a dedicated team and strong leadership
Dynamic, rapidly growing company, focused on helping organizations thrive


Glint values diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, veteran status, marital status or disability status.