Senior Software Engineer - Growth Engineering

Netflix, Los Gatos, California

Leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies

The Growth Engineering team builds systems central to Netflix’s global expansion and new member acquisition.  We manage the signup journey -- which starts when a user lands as a nonmember and completes when they become a member. We do this for the Netflix website and all supported devices. We are looking for a passionate and talented software engineer who desires to have an impact on tens of millions of users worldwide.

In this position you will develop Java-based microservices hosted in the AWS cloud. You will build product features and infrastructure improvements whose impact is measured through AB Testing. You will build business logic that determines the signup experience a user sees. You will leverage many technologies to do this including our big data infrastructure.

To be successful in this role you must be a quick learner, have proven software development skills, enjoy solving hard problems, enjoy data and metrics driven optimizations, and work well in small cross-functional teams. 

You will need to prioritize tasks, exhibit strong leadership and communication skills, and thrive in a dynamic environment.


  • 5+ years of development experience (Java, Scala, GO, or C#)
  • Experience working on high-volume server software
  • BS in Computer Science or related field

Preferred, but not required

  • Experience in large, web-scale, distributed systems
  • Experience with NoSQL databases
  • Experience with data frameworks such as Hadoop, Hive, Pig and Spark
  • Experience with Kafka or similar frameworks
  • Experience with cloud computing platforms
  • Experience with SQL

About Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

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