Senior Software Engineer - Resource Engineering

Netflix, Los Gatos, California

Leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies

About the team
Resource Engineering is a new team within Content Engineering tasked with improving how movie and TV show productions are planned and scheduled. We are building applications to help Netflix manage the growing number of Netflix Original productions with increasingly constrained resources and tight timelines. This initiative will grow to include everything from schedule optimization and what-if analyses to helping productions scout for locations and find stage space.

About You

  • You are hands-on with a bias towards action.
  • You are a proactive and effective communicator, adept at working with various teams and leading initiatives with little direct supervision
  • You are able to adapt quickly to business changes in an agile environment 
  • You are curious about emerging technologies and can quickly evaluate and adopt them
  • You're an expert-level programmer and keep up to date with Java (or similar) and related frameworks
  • You recognize the challenges of large-scale distributed computing and know how to code for availability, fault tolerance, and scalability
  • You are experienced in concurrent, event-driven systems
  • Experience developing, deploying, and monitoring services on cloud infrastructure like Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, etc.

Nice to have (but not required)

  • Development experience with Spring and Netflix Open Source Software.
  • Expertise in developing with distributed databases like Cassandra and ElasticSearch
  • Familiarity with gRPC or GraphQL

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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