Senior Cloud Engineer - Partner Environment

Netflix, Los Gatos, California

Leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies

Netflix runs its application on a diverse range of consumer electronic products from smartphones to game consoles. As a result, Netflix works closely with a variety of partners to integrate and launch the Netflix application; This ensures that Netflix members have a great experience steaming our content. Imagine the complexity and cost to ensure all of these devices running the Netflix application are built to the highest standards. Our Partner Environment team is at the center of automation and development for our partners and works to increase levels of quality and decrease friction.   

In this role, you will be building out an advanced platform to automate the Netflix experience across the device ecosystem.  This platform is made up of a series of hardware, software and cloud components that are used to control and replicate real-world conditions for devices in the wild.  For example, duplicating remote functions and controlling the device’s network and power, thereby allowing cameras, microphones, and other types of sensors to interface with the device. This all results in unbiased data and higher quality devices delivered faster to the customer.You would also be helping other engineers at Netflix bring their ideas to reality. Teams at Netflix have used the platform to build custom photosensors, hardware diagnostic solutions and even benchmarking tools. This platform acts as a bridge between consumer electronics and Netflix test services.

You Should Apply to this Position if

  • You love Netflix and want help enable the best possible experience
  • You have a passion about scaling systems and doing data driven development
  • You love building tools for other engineers
  • You love the idea of impacting the quality of consumer electronics
  • You have passion to own a project and like working directly with your customer

Technical Requirements

  • You have knowledge of cloud computing platforms, like Amazon Web Services or Azure
  • You have strong experience building RESTful services and Websocket Interfaces in using languages such as Node.js or Java
  • You have worked with SQL and NoSQL based database solutions
  • You have a background in building products that scale across the globe 
  • You have experience with build automation tools like Maven, Gradle, Gulp.js or Webpack
  • You have built 'deployment pipelines' using tools like Jenkins or TravisCI
  • Experience working with different messaging buses such as Kafka, ActiveMQ etc

Other Skills of Interest

  • You have experience working in mobile or consumer device development
  • You have experience with log analysis tools (Splunk, Loggly, ELK stack, or equivalent)

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.

Want to learn more about Netflix? Visit Netflix's website.