Software Engineer Manager – Applications Developer
Location:
Sunnyvale , California
Posted:
April 09, 2017
Reference:
2050531152
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We are seeking extraordinary talent to help fuel our distributed, massively scaled, highly performant and leveraged applications capable of serving billions of page views to over 300 million LinkedIn members while earning hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue. As a part of our world-class software engineering team, you will be charged with architecting, designing, developing, and supporting the most visible Internet-scale products and infrastructure at LinkedIn. The ideal candidate will be excited for the challenge to transform and think critically on many computer science disciplines including product design, usability, building APIs and user-centric online applications, business logic, scaling performance, and 24x7 reliability. This position is full-time and based in our Bay Area offices.
Responsibilities: •Manage the performance and career development of a small team of engineers, and own significant parts of LinkedIn products that require design, architecture, and coding. •Participate with senior management in developing a long-term technology road map. •Be a role model and professional coach for engineers with a strong bias for action and focus on craftsmanship. •Work with peers across teams to support and leverage a shared technical stack. •Manage teams to scale distributed applications, make architectural trade-offs applying synchronous and asynchronous design patterns, review code, and deliver with speediness and quality. •Develop multi-tier scalable, high-volume performing, and reliable user-centric applications that operate 24x7. •Produce high quality software that is unit tested, code reviewed, and checked in regularly for continuous integration.
Basic Qualifications:
•BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or equivalent practical experience.
•Experience in software design, development, and algorithm related solutions. •Programming experience in Java, C/C++, C#, Python, and/or Ruby.
Preferred Qualifications:
•MS or PhD in Computer Science or related technical discipline. •Experience hiring, mentoring, coaching and developing top engineering talent. •Successful track record of managing small teams of engineers and project management skills. •Expert knowledge of computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design. •Experience with object oriented design, coding, testing patterns, and programming languages (Java, C++, C#, etc. ). •Experience building scalable products on top of distributed systems. •Proven coding skills in Python or JavaScript/AJAX, database design and SQL, and/or knowledge of TCP/IP and network programming. •Experience building web applications and services with IDEs, ant, junit, etc. •Experience with relational databases (transactional and non-transactional), database architecture, and distributed transaction management.

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