Senior Engineer- Dev And Build Team

Indeed.Com Austin , TX 78719

Posted 2 months ago

Our mission.

As the world's number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are a rapidly growing and highly-capable Engineering organization building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 250 million people count on Indeed to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect employers to qualified candidates for their job openings. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo, Singapore, Hyderabad and Vancouver, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job search at a time.

The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include quarterly bonuses, Long Term Incentives, an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits.

Remote AMERICAS Base Salary Range: 116,000 - 142,000 USD per year

Your job.

We are seeking a Build Systems Engineer for the Dev and Build team. The Dev and Build team owns, in partnership with key stakeholders the build systems for Java, Node, and Python for all of Indeed. It also owns the docker build environment, and tooling for starting new projects at Indeed. The work this team does impacts every other engineering team at Indeed. For the past year, our key focus as a team has been modernizing our build stacks and making them more performant. We recently completed a major multi-quarter initiative to move to Gradle, which led to a 34% reduction in the median Java build across Indeed.

As a Build Systems Engineer, you will be a part of many upcoming major initiatives that have lots of opportunity for cross-team impact that include:

  • Upgrading to more recent versions of open source Gradle

  • Automating the deployment of new Java patch upgrades to end users and production applications automatically

  • Research & design for multi-LTS Java support (Java 11, Java 17)

  • Adoption of Node 14 LTS and deprecation of Node 10 LTS

About you.


  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or a closely related computer technical field with 5+ years experience programming with at least one of the following languages: Java, Python, or Go.


  • MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or a closely related computer technical field 3+ years experience programming with at least one of the following languages: Java, Python, or Go.


  • Minimum 3 years of experience building applications using Java

  • Minimum of 2 years with build systems (Gradle, maven, ivy, etc.)

  • Minimum of 1 year of Automation with python, bash, etc.

  • Previous experience with Node.js preferred.

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