Software Engineer - Research Platform

Qualtrics , Seattle

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Qualtrics is a rapidly growing software as a service company backed by three of the top venture capital firms in the world, Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners and Insight Venture Partners.  Our world-leading insight platform has transformed the way businesses collect, analyze, and act on valuable insights that drive better decision-making.  We offer a single experience management (XM) platform that captures customer, market, and employee insights in one place.

The Core Research Platform engineering team is what drives Qualtrics XM Platform. You will be building leading edge technologies that will enable our customers to collect the data they need across the 4 key XM funnels. 

As a Software Development Engineer, you will be applying your distributed systems knowledge, familiarity with frontend development, databases, various storage engines, and web service design and implementation to create world class software and services. Each team has freedom on choosing the stack on each project, allowing engineers to experiment and learn new, up and coming technologies like, reactjs, GoLang, Scala, Spark and Galera.  Primarily, our stack includes AngularJS, node.js, Java, PHP, JavaScript, mongoDB, MySQL, and Cassandra.

You should love building simple solutions to solve hard customer problems.  Designing systems in an agile environment to withstand hyper growth. Owning quality from end to end is a rewarding challenge and one of the reasons Qualtrics is such an exciting place to work!

In addition, you will:

  • Develop scalable, fast, robust, and simple web-based solutions to solve complex business problems
  • Implement new features and optimize existing ones to drive maximum performance
  • Have worked on frontend development and have familiarity with backend services
  • Work closely with, and incorporate feedback from other engineers, tech-ops, and product managers
  • Attend daily stand-up meetings, collaborate with your peers, prioritize features, and work with a sense of urgency to deliver value to your customers

 Experience required

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
  • 2-8 years of relevant experience
  • Strong level of curiosity and interest to learn
  • Strong algorithms, data structures and coding background
  • Disciplined approach to testing and quality assurance
  • Experience with web infrastructure and distributed systems
  • Experience with software engineering best practices (e.g. unit testing, code reviews, design document)

About Qualtrics

About us Qualtrics is a single system of record for all experience data, also called X-data™, allowing organizations to manage the four core experiences of business—customer, product, employee and brand experiences—on one platform. Over 8,500 enterprises worldwide, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100 and 99 of the top 100 U.S. business schools, rely on Qualtrics. To learn more, and for a free account, please visit www.qualtrics.com.


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