Software Engineer - Web Reliability

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About Datadog:

We're on a mission to build the best platform in the world for engineers to understand and scale their systems, applications, and teams.  We operate at high scale—trillions of data points per day—providing always-on alerting, metrics visualization, logs, and application tracing for tens of thousands of companies. Our engineering culture values pragmatism, honesty, and simplicity to solve hard problems the right way.


The team:

At Datadog, Web Reliability Engineers are strong developers as well as have a good background in systems; blending deep and practical knowledge of infrastructure design and deployments. They are at the frontline maintaining and expanding the capabilities of our web-facing applications and infrastructure. 


The opportunity:

We’re looking for Web Reliability Engineers to join our new Web Reliability Engineering team. Today Datadog runs in multiple datacenters, with hundreds of engineers contributing to our APIs. As we continue to grow we have found challenges specific to the tooling our teams use to develop on our API’s. Additionally this team needs to build reliable tooling to enable developers to easily depend on a uniform set of tooling that can also give them accurate observability into their APIs.


You will:

  • Provide internal tooling and frameworks that empower teams to develop, maintain and manage web-facing applications.
  • Codify proven practices to improve developer experience and service reliability.
  • Explore new ways to strengthen, automate, deploy and manage our web facing infrastructure
  • Define the future of our API platform and supporting infrastructure.
  • Enable engineering teams to self-service, self-report day-to-day operations dealing with web-facing applications.

Requirements:

  • You have experience contributing to a software engineering team
  • Experience in 24x7 production environments
  • You have production experience with distributed web applications, e.g. haproxy, ALB, redis, authn/authz
  • You have a track record as an engineer in the operations of a large site
  • You value correctness and efficiency; you leave no stone unturned when diagnosing production issues
  • You handle infrastructure with code because automation lets you focus on the more difficult and rewarding problems

Bonus points:

  • You have experience with building large scale web-facing applications in a heterogeneous environment.
  • You are fully fluent in python or go.
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Sales & Marketing
    • GolangLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • SalesforceCRM

Location

We are located steps away from Post Office Square. When we aren't eating free catered lunches, food trucks & other restaurants are easily accessible!

An Insider's view of Datadog

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Purpose-oriented culture is central to our mission at Datadog. The atmosphere we’ve created fosters healthy competition and support for one another. Open communication across the floor encourages cross-team collaboration, and we’re always pushing each other to be the best we can be.

Mike

Commercial Account Executive

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

Currently, our biggest challenge and most exciting opportunity lies in breaking into new markets in Latin America. My team welcomes this challenge! It is exciting to work for a company that is making commitments to gaining different perspectives, and the positive feedback we have been receiving keeps us motivated.

Carolina

Manager, Commercial Sales, LATAM

What does career growth look like on your team?

The skills learned as a Datadog Sales Development Representative will help grow & shape you immensely. While there is a clear sales-focus career path here, growth isn't limited. SDRs are able to explore many career opportunities within the company. We've had successful SDRs transition to Customer Success, Sales Ops, Team Leads & Account Executives!

Madina

Manager, Sales Development

What is your vision for the company?

As a leader at Datadog, I'm personally committed to identifying the best people in Boston and investing in their future. We're a high growth company that prioritizes employee development and career acceleration. The majority of our sales leadership team in Boston has been promoted from within and we expect this to continue as we reach new heights.

Shaunt

Vice President, Commercial Sales

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

As an advocate for the customer, my team solves customer problems, listens to feedback, and ensures the customer is getting the most value out of the different products we offer. We bring this information and insight to other Datadog teams so we are able to continuously align our internal direction with the needs and wants of our customers.

Maura

Manager, Customer Success

What are Datadog Perks + Benefits

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Acme Co. provides Subsidized child care.
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
We promote a healthy work life balance by giving employees the opportunity to take the time off they need.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Datadog offers pre-tax commuter benefits for employees.
Company Outings
We pride ourselves on our fun company outings and creating an outside environment for all teams to interact with each other!
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Fully stocked kitchen with unlimited amount of snacks, coffee, and huge variation of drinks.
Some Meals Provided
Catered lunches 3 times a week!
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted Once per week.
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
We work with nearby gyms and have fitness reimbursement benefits for a wide range of services and activities.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Datadog offers
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Online course subscriptions available
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