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Software Engineer, Senior, Infrastructure Engineering 9/20/2017 San Francisco, CA

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San Francisco, CA
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
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Job Description: Software Engineer, Senior, Infrastructure Engineering
Location: San Francisco, CA
Salesforce hosts web services and applications written by thousands of internal developers and tens of thousands of customers to provide the largest business automation cloud on the planet. The compute infrastructure is evolving to fully embrace lights-out operations, single-click deploy to tens of thousands of nodes, and services that self-heal and self-optimize.

Salesforce is building out our compute infrastructure team to reinvigorate the way we deliver, deploy, operate, secure, monitor, and repair our data centers and the code that runs across them - at consumer web scale. We are looking to add experienced distributed systems engineers who can step up and own big chunks of that vision.


* Develop software services to manage DNS, DHCP, IP Allocation Management infrastructure in a distributed systems environment

* Write clean, reusable, testable REST APIs in an agile environment

* Work closely with a cross-functional team of software developers, network engineers, and system engineers to define the tools, processes, and implementation to support agile software development

* Support management of the team's technical infrastructure (e.g., repository, build system, testing system)

* Participate in on-call rotation to support the team's live site services

* Perform other duties as assigned


* Minimum of 5 years object-oriented coding experience in Go/Python/C++.

* Experience developing, using, and maintaining REST services and clients.

* General understanding of the functions and management of network services including DNS and DHCP

* Experience building and maintaining continuous integration tests. Jenkins and Puppet experience a plus

* Experience using Infoblox devices and their WAPI interface is a plus

* Working experience with source code management, testing frameworks, code packaging, and build/release processes

* Familiarity with Linux OS environments

* Good communication skills

* Strong troubleshooting skills, especially in a complex application stack

* BS Degree in Computer Science or technical field preferred

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