Principal Software Engineer - Cloud [US]

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Egnyte is scouting for an experienced Principal Software Engineer with a shared passion for building large-scale distributed systems and a keen sense for tackling complexities that come with scaling through multiple orders of magnitude. The Software Engineering (Infrastructure) team builds large distributed components and services that run Egnyte’s Cloud Platform. The Platform is a major step forward in the progression of how companies create, use, transact, and manage their critical data. It fuses the best of our file sharing and collaboration, security and governance solutions, and leverages Egnyte’s Content Intelligence Engine to give companies comprehensive management ability to secure and manage content across remote teams, enterprise apps, and any device.

Our code serves billions of requests per day with sub-second latency in a fault-tolerant environment. Some of the responsibilities for this team include: Egnyte’s Cloud File System, Object Store, Metadata Stores, Search Systems, Recommendations Systems, Synchronization, and intelligent caching of multi-petabyte datasets.
What You’ll Do (but is not limited to)

  • Architect, design and develop highly scalable and resilient cloud architecture that seamlessly integrates with on-premises systems
  • Take ownership and drive the team’s goals and technical direction to find and pursue technical opportunities that make Egnyte’s cloud platform more efficient
  • Lead conversations and communicate complex design and architecture details
  • Be an innovator who understands company and industry-wide trends to help develop new technologies
  • Conceptualize, develop, and implement changes that prevent key systems from becoming unreliable, under-utilized, or unsupported
  • Own all aspects of critical software projects from design to implementation, QA, deployment, and monitoring

Your Qualifications 

  • BS, MS, or PhD. in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • 8+ years of professional experience in engineering with a history of technical innovation and application development
  • Experience providing technical leadership to engineers
  • Advanced hands-on Java programming experience, Python & Golang are a plus
  • Experience architecting, designing and developing highly scalable and resilient cloud architecture; GCP or similar cloud platforms
  • Worked with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • An innovator willing to explore new technologies and looking for career growth through ownership and leadership opportunities

Bonus Skills

  • Breadth of knowledge across infrastructure domains, with the ability to reason about everything from data center machine software to database solutions to machine learning infrastructure to front-end web or mobile applications
  • Demonstrated success in designing and developing large scale, complex systems
  • Expertise with multi-tenant, highly complex, cloud solutions; experience with Hybrid and/or on-premises solutions desired
  • Experience designing and developing distributed SaaS applications to a large customer base

Our Benefits

  • Competitive salaries & Stock Options
  • Comprehensive benefits for you and your family (low premiums and deductibles!)
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, Employee Assistance Program, FSA, HAS, and Commuter/Parking benefits
  • Fully paid premiums for life insurance (up to 2x your salary) / AD&D and the option to enroll in Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Pet Plan-- Enroll in discounted Pet Insurance & Perkspot – Discount program available for entertainment, services, shopping & travel
  • Global Travel – Medical benefits to cover any employees traveling out of the United States on a work-related trip
  • Flexible hours and responsible time off
  • Emotion & Physical Wellness – Free access to emotional and physical wellness apps including Spring Health, Headspace, Aaptiv, Ginger, and Physera
  • Gym, cell phone, and commute reimbursement
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan (Traditional and Roth)
  • SoFi online financial services: Pay off debt sooner, invest in your future, or refinance your mortgage – all in one app
  • FREE Egnyte lifetime membership

Egnyte Company Culture Highlights

  • Winner of Comparably's Award for Best Engineering Team 2021
  • Engineering Department is ranked in the top 5% of companies for Overall Culture on Comparably.
Check us out on Comparably: https://www.comparably.com/companies/egnyte 

Equal Opportunity Employment

Egnyte is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

About Egnyte

In a content critical age, Egnyte fuels business growth by enabling content-rich business processes, while also providing organizations with visibility and control over their content assets. Egnyte’s cloud-native content services platform leverages the industry’s leading content intelligence engine to deliver a simple, secure, and vendor-neutral foundation for managing enterprise content across business applications and storage repositories. More than 16,000 customers trust Egnyte to enhance employee productivity, automate data management, and reduce file-sharing cost and complexity. Investors include Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, Caufield & Byers, and Goldman Sachs. For more information, visit www.egnyte.com

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An Insider's view of Egnyte

What projects are you most excited about?

I am excited to work closely with our secure and governance team to support prospects through their evaluation of Egnyte. I am looking forward to conducting data governance assessments to create a plan and action items to successfully manage data risks.

Court

McCombs

What makes someone successful on your team?

I believe it’s having the ability to take responsibility for your own work, executing on key projects that are meaningful to me and customers, and especially the freedom in picking my own tasks and defining my responsibilities to make the overall team successful. I have a lot of variety in the kind of tasks I’m doing and it keeps me motivated.

Łukasz

Rek

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

It is exciting to see our team's ideas turn into initiatives that build on our customer foundation including product videos that we post on social media, customer events, and training. Our team is often the first to hear from customers what is working well and where the gaps are. Every team member is encouraged to bring their ideas forward.

Julie Giannini

Chief Customer Officer

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

It starts with a good hire. I feel like everyone I work with comes in with an open mind and are ready to cooperate to build something worthwhile. I get the most excited when something I create inspires my colleagues into seeing the potential of making something new and different.

Christina Dao

Senior Graphic Designer

What are Egnyte Perks + Benefits

Egnyte Benefits Overview

Egnyte offers our employees a comprehensive benefits package. Egnyters can expect to receive the following below up joining the team:

● Competitive Salaries

● Stock Options

● Comprehensive benefits for you and your family (low premiums and deductibles!)

● Flexible hours and responsible time off

● Gym, cell phone, and commute reimbursement

● Healthy lunches, breakfast, and bottomless snacks and beverages

● 401(k) Retirement Plan (Traditional and Roth)

● Employee Assistance Program

● Perks including discounted pet insurance, theme park tickets, travel, and more!

● Board games – you name it, we got it. Take a break and get to know other Egnyters!

● SoFi, an American online personal finance company that provides student loan refinancing, personal loans, and investing

● FREE Egnyte lifetime membership

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Highly diverse management team
Egnyte Inc.'s management team is as diverse as our staff, and our VP of Human Resources & Talent is focused on continuous improvement of our DEI initiatives.
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Egnyte employees can contribute up to $1,200 annually to their FSA with a corporate match.
Disability Insurance
Short Term disability insurance covers 60% of weekly salary up to $2,500 per week. Long Term disability insurance covers 66.67% of monthly salary up to $11,000 per month.
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Team workouts
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Sabbatical
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Egnyte Inc. hosts company outings Semi-annually along with additional team-building outings.
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
We provide Egnyte employees with two free breakfasts and lunches per week.
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted Once per month along with other events coordinate at the team's discretion.
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning

Additional Perks + Benefits

It's more than free bagels on Friday!

Sure, we have ping-pong and bagels and catered lunches, but we also have passion, drive, and dedication. From engineering to sales to marketing to human resources and everyone in between, we are all driving towards making content management more secure and more efficient. Want to change the world and have some fun while doing it?

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