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Senior Blockchain Engineer

Splunk San Francisco, CA
  • Posted: June 05, 2019
  • Full-Time

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we're committed to our work, customers, having fun and most importantly to each other's success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!
Role
Do you have a passion for Distributed Ledger Technology and desire to work at a high growth company? Do you enjoy working in a startup but want to launch a product with a huge community of customers? In this position you will work at the intersection of DLT and Big Data on a small team building solutions for many customers. At Splunk, we invest heavily in innovation, and are currently seeking a Senior Software Engineer for our Blockchain and DLT team to join a smart, tight-knit development team.
About You
You have been developing software in the DLT space and realize the potential of this technology and Big Data. The ideal candidate will be able to leverage their creativity and expertise to implement robust, high-performing solutions and participate constructively in requirements analysis, as well as, design discussions. You have collaborated closely with product management, architects, front-end developers and QA. You take ownership and thrive when working with small teams to create something impactful together.
Requirements
+ You have knowledge of Distributed Ledger Technologies space with deep expertise in certain areas such as Ethereum/Quorum, Hyperledger frameworks, Interledger Protocols
+ You have at least 1 year of experience designing, developing, and delivering Distributed Ledger/Blockchain technology software
+ You have experience with smartcontracts and languages such as Solidity, Rust, Lisk
+ You have 5+ years of relevant industry experience programming in one of the following languages C++, Java/JVM, Node.JS, Go, Python, Javascript
+ You have experience working within a Continuous Delivery (CD) development model
+ You can learn new technologies quickly and understand a wide variety of technical challenges to be solved
+ You have expertise with developing and interfacing with thoughtfully designed REST APIs
Additional skills & experience we like to have
+ You have worked with popular analysis platforms (Hadoop, Spark, Splunk, etc)
+ You have developed solutions within cloud computing platforms (AWS, Azure etc)
+ You have developed solutions within container orchestration systems (Google Container Engine, Docker, Kubernetes)
+ You have at least 4 years of experience developing distributed applications
+ You have experience developing applications using cloud based platforms
+ You have strong background in cryptography
Education
+ Bachelors, Masters or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field
What We Offer You
The opportunity to be a founding member of brand new capabilities and solutions integrated with DLT
+ A set of exceptionally talented and dedicated peers, all the way from engineering and QA to product management and customer support.
+ Growth and mentorship. We believe in growing engineers through ownership and leadership opportunities. We also believe mentors help both sides of the equation.
+ A stable, collaborative and supportive work environment.
We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.
For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
About Splunk
Splunk was founded to pursue a disruptive new vision: make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. Machine data is one of the fastest growing and most complex areas of big data-generated by every component of IT infrastructures, applications, mobile phone location data, website clickstreams, social data, sensors, RFID and much more.
Splunk is focused specifically on the challenges and opportunity of taking massive amounts of machine data, and providing powerful insights from that data. IT insights. Security insights. Business insights. It's what we call Operational Intelligence.
Since shipping its software in 2006, Splunk now has over 13,000 customers in more than 110 countries around the world. These organizations are using Splunk to harness the power of their machine data to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce costs. Innovation is in our DNA - from technology to the way we do business. Splunk is the platform for Operational Intelligence!
Splunk has more than 2,700 global employees, with headquarters in San Francisco, an office in San Jose, CA and regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.
We've built a phenomenal foundation for success with a proven leadership team, highly passionate employees and unique patented software. We invite you to help us continue our drive to define a new industry and become part of an innovative, and disruptive software company.
Benefits & Perks: Wow! This is really cool!
SF Only
Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO, sick leave, stocked micro kitchens in Splunk offices, catered lunches on Mondays, catered breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ's, soccer, "Fun Fridays".
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Non SF
Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO and sick leave. Our work environments vary by location however we believe in hosting amenities and fun activities to fuel our energy. You may find fully stocked micro kitchens, catered lunches on Mondays and breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ's, soccer and "Fun Fridays".
This isn't a job - it's a life changer - are you ready?
Individuals seeking employment at Splunk are considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or medical condition (except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification), genetic information, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws. Click here to review the US Department of Labor's EEO is The Law notice. Please click here to review Splunk's Affirmative Action Policy Statement.
Splunk does not discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Please click here to review Splunk's Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.
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