Senior Staff Engineer

  • Location

    Palo Alto

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

  • Contact:

    Jason Rumney

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    AAJR 394843948

  • Consultant:

    Jason Rumney

Our client are powering a new generation of business planning for organizations seeking business agility in today’s fast-moving world. Their platform is so fast and easy to deploy that it can be owned by anyone in the business. All of this is backed by a company that's easy to do business with. We will move mountains to ensure our customers’ success.

Honoured two years in a row on the Forbes’ Top Cloud 100 list of cloud companies, a seven-time Deloitte Fast 500 winner, and named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Strategic CPM Solutions, Come be part of our journey!


  • Actively participate, drive as needed and deliver on the technical roadmap (working with architects and product management)
  • Lead the day-day agile activities of the team
  • Collaborate closely with other development teams (and managers) to help with continuous improvement of the architecture, tools and processes

Required Skills

  • Hands-on leadership, ideal to be 80% hands-on(coding, design), 20% technical leadership
  • Technical lead or management experience of a software development team
  • Experience delivering and supporting enterprise scale software, ideally in a SaaS environment
  • Understanding of SOA architecture
  • Experience with Micro-services
  • Good understanding of fault tolerance, multi tendencies
  • Experience with technologies like Java, Spring, Spring Boot
  • Agile Scrum experience
  • Experience in developing scalable data services, preferably mission-critical databases like Cassandra, Postgres, MySQL or Oracle
  • Strong leadership, communication and organizational skills
  • Proven ability to balance multiple priorities and communicate across organizational boundaries
  • Experience in developing in an agile environment


Preferred Skills

  • Experience working in a startup environment
  • Experience working with distributed teams on related products
  • Cloud experience (AWS or Azure)
  • Experience with ZooKeeper

Beyond Skills/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from a 4-year college or university, or equivalent is required
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science preferred