Senior Java Backend Engineer

Netflix, Los Gatos, California

Leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies

Netflix is the world's leading entertainment service with over 140 million memberships in 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Our 2019 content spend will be north of $7 billion and a large part of that is Original content. With this increasing slate of original content being produced every year, our tools manage billions of dollars worth of content spend.

You’ll have a direct impact on how the Netflix studio creates and produces shows on a global scale. Join us to leverage your backend expertise to help our creatives create the next big hit!

What's Different About Us?

  • Big Impact - you will directly impact the workflows that manage billions of dollars worth of content spend
  • Speed - we move quickly, iterate rapidly, and learn constantly
  • Unique Culture - we live by our values

You’ll want to work with us if you like:

  • To take up challenges and seek opportunities for continuous improvements to deliver top tier solutions.
  • To work with users and product management to define what they want, and what we can deliver.
  • To implement new features in systems from initial design to delivery.
  • Tomorrow’s technology. You are encouraged to use your passion for technology to find new and efficient ways to solve challenges.

We would love to work with you if:

  • You're an expert-level programmer and kept up to date with the evolution of the Object Oriented languages (Java preferred) and related frameworks.
  • You understand 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.
  • You have expertise in building highly scalable, distributed, loosely coupled systems.
  • You advocate for iterative test-driven development.
  • You are a proactive and effective communicator, adept at working with various teams and leading initiatives with little to no direct supervision.

Bonus Points if:

  • You understand build/bake/deploy systems for cloud applications.
  • You have development experience with Spring, Elasticsearch, and Cassandra.

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.