Software Engineer
Location:
Pleasanton , California
Posted:
October 20, 2017
Reference:
JR-20497
Join our team and experience Workday!

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At Workday, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.

Job Description
Workday was founded by industry veterans and software visionaries Dave Duffield and Aneel Bhusri. Since its founding, Workday has become the leading provider of cloud-based Human Capital Management (HCM) and Financials applications for medium and large enterprises worldwide. We are growing rapidly while maintaining a solid company culture, one which Workday employees are self-disciplined, hard-working, curious, trustworthy, humble, and truthful.

Workday currently has a position open for Software Engineer within the Pipeline Engineering Cloud team. The Pipeline Engineering Cloud team builds scalable, cloud based instances of the Workday stack for Workday developers and testers, as well as the Workday Continuous Delivery pipeline. In support of the increasing demand, we are growing our team delivering Cloud based services which meet Workday's Operational, Performance, Management and Security needs.

We are looking for a generalist engineer who has experience with day to day Operational level troubleshooting as well as good skills in developing scalable software systems. This engineer will focus on analyzing operational issues, suggest potential solutions satisfying performance, scalability and security aspects and will suggest improvements where possible. The successful candidate will also contribute for the development of scalable features and tools leveraging software best practices and methodologies.

Your Responsibilities

  • Work with geographically distributed teams to deliver high quality software products and services
  • Use your troubleshooting and triage skills to provide assistance to solve escalated operational and customer issues
  • Implement improvement initiatives such as methodologies, standards, processes, and tools to make teams more efficient
  • Mentor junior engineers of the team


 
Required Experience

  • Good experience with the following: AWS, Chef, Docker, Linux Shell Scripting, Bash Scripting, and Jenkins.
  • Strong experience in Java, Scala or Ruby on Rails
  • Experience in developing high-performance, horizontally scalable services
  • Good knowledge in distributed systems, concurrency, multithreading and design principles
  • Experience with Relational and NoSQL (Riak, MongoDB, etc) databases
  • Experience with Agile Principles and best practices
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or similar

Desirable Experience

  • UI Development experience - Javascript, Angular JS or PHP

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About Workday

Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world's largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.

Workday is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Individuals seeking employment at Workday are considered without regards to age, ancestry, color, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, protected family care or medical leave status, race, religion (including beliefs and practices or the absence thereof), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

Further, pursuant to applicable local ordinances, Workday will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

We do not accept resumes from headhunters, placement agencies, or other suppliers that have not signed a formal agreement with us.

A little about us:
Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.

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