Senior Software Engineer (OPEN TO REMOTE)


About GoDaddy

GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With nearly 17 million customers worldwide and over 73 million domain names under management, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work. Our mission is to give our customers the tools, insights and the people to transform their ideas and personal initiative into success. To learn more about the company visit .

Are you a passionate developer who lives on the command line, eats open source for breakfast, and wants to do work that impacts millions of customers? We want you!

We are a technology group, working to develop and advance the best technology solutions available today. While this is an individual contributor role, you'll be involved in many aspects- helping evolve our existing architecture, working with teams to improve operations, and implementing new features and functionality.

What is the Job: - Design, implement, and deploy highly scalable and reliable systems and applications for the next generation of Media Temple products and services - Optimize existing systems for performance, scalability, reliability, and maintainability - Collaborate with architects, engineers, and business owners to provide best possible solutions Requirements: - BS or Master's degree in CS/CE or equivalent work experience - 3-7 years of recent hands-on coding and software design - The ability to solve complex software performance problems and architectural challenges, both independently and in team environments - Proven programming ability in Perl OR Python - Competency in Linux or Unix-like operating systems - Willingness to learn new technologies and programming languages for given task - A track record of execution and completing projects on time - Solid OOP and software design knowledge - Good communication skills - A sense of humor… seriously! Additional Desired Skills: - Relational & NoSQL databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Cassandra, …) - Experience in Configuration Management (Puppet, Ansible, etc..) - Experience with software engineering best practices (e.g. unit testing, source control, code reviews, design documentation) - Designing, Implementing and consuming RESTful APIs. - Working in and optimizing large code bases - You find satisfaction in a job well done and want to solve head-scratching challenges What's in it for you: - Competitive salary - Full health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance - 401(k) matching - Equity - "Freeloader" Lunch Fridays and a stacked kitchen to keep the engine fueled - VPN Days - Unlimited PTO - Flexible work schedules - Tuition Reimbursement - Ping-pong, pool table, monthly happy hours, and other fun events - Work with smart people in a great company culture No visa sponsorship available for this position.

GoDaddy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, medical condition, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status or civil partnership/union status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. GoDaddy will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with local and federal requirements.

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