Senior Software Engineer, Analytics Platform Engineering

Jun, 07
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Atlassian can hire people in any country where we have a legal entity, assuming candidates have eligible working rights and a sufficient timezone overlap with their team. As our offices re-open, Atlassians can choose to work remotely or return to an office, unless it’s necessary for the role to be performed in the office. Interviews and onboarding are conducted virtually, a part of being a distributed-first company.
Are you passionate about building elegant systems with modern big data technologies?
We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Analytics Platform Engineering Team and build world-class data solutions to power Atlassian products and also develop internal systems to help Atlassians make crucial business decisions throughout the organization.
On a typical day, you will work with other software engineers and architects by sparring ideas, pair programming, peer-reviewing, and at the same time deliver your own work with a strong focus on quality and timeliness. At times, you may be required to work closely with Atlassians from legal, marketing, product management, designers, support, and so on.
You will have a direct positive impact on users of Atlassian products. Your innovation, leadership, craft, and timely deliveries will ensure that new products and features are delivered with top-notch quality and reliability.
More about you
You will apply your strong technical experience building highly reliable services. You enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and you are able to take vague requirements and transform them into solid solutions. You are motivated by solving ambitious problems, where creativity is as crucial as your ability to write code.

On your first day, we'll expect you to have:

    • Proficiency in any modern object-oriented programming language - some combination of Kotlin (preferred), Scala, Python, Java, Node.js, Go
    • Expertise in handling complex problems in a distributed and big data environment
    • Experience building service from the ground up – from gathering requirements, design, build, deploy, and ownership.
    • Ability to lead a project from the beginning until completion
    • A passion for mentoring and sharing knowledge with other developers
    • Familiarity with cloud architecture patterns and an engineering discipline to produce software with quality, performance, scalability, reliability, high availability, and operational excellence.
    • Strong knowledge working on Amazon Web Services (in particular using S3, SQS, Kinesis, Glue, and the like)
    • Strong knowledge in modern big data query engines (Spark) and storage (parquet, Delta).
    • Be a strong advocate of writing clean code and tests
    • Be an effective collaborator with other engineers to come up with solutions

It's preferred, but not technically required, that you have:

    • It's preferred, but not technically required, that you have:
    • Experience in data modeling
    • Knowledge of Cloud formation, Terraform, Ansible
    • Experience building self-service tooling and platforms
    • Strong knowledge of DevOps
    • Prior knowledge in working under Databricks environment
    • Passionate about agile practices in software development
More about the team
Data is a BIG deal at Atlassian. We ingest over 180 billion events each month into our real-time platform and we have dozens of teams across the company depending on the speed and data the platform provides.
You’ll be joining a strong team that is spread out among multiple Atlassian locations. We value when people ask hard questions and challenge each other to constantly improve our work. We are independent but love highly collaborative team environments, so you'll get the opportunity to work with lots of other awesome people just like you.
More about our benefits
Whether you work in an office or a distributed team, Atlassian is highly collaborative and yes, fun! To support you at work (and play) we offer some fantastic perks: ample time off to relax and recharge, flexible working options, five paid volunteer days a year for your favourite cause, an annual allowance to support your learning & growth, unique ShipIt days, a company paid trip after five years and lots more.
More about Atlassian
Creating software that empowers everyone from small startups to the who’s who of tech is why we’re here. We build tools like Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, and Trello to help teams across the world become more nimble, creative, and aligned—collaboration is the heart of every product we dream of at Atlassian. From Amsterdam and Austin, to Sydney and San Francisco, we’re looking for people who want to write the future and who believe that we can accomplish so much more together than apart. At Atlassian, we’re committed to an environment where everyone has the autonomy and freedom to thrive, as well as the support of like-minded colleagues who are motivated by a common goal to: Unleash the potential of every team.
Additional Information
We believe that the unique contributions of all Atlassians is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.
Atlassian is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to all individuals participating in the application and interview process, and while performing job functions. Please note that you will have the opportunity to request accommodations at each stage of the assessment process. To request accommodations before scheduling an interview, please reach out to and someone will follow up shortly.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can rock the role, we’d love to learn more about you.
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