Senior Backend Engineer

Barcelona Engineering
At Rollbar, our mission is to help developers build software quickly and painlessly. We are a ~80 -person team based in San Francisco, Barcelona, and Budapest. Over 100,000 developers use our product to innovate faster and decrease time to market while maintaining best-in-class customer experience.

Rollbar is used by some of the best engineering teams in the world, including Twilio, Salesforce, Zendesk, Affirm and Twitch.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Backend Engineer to join our Platform team to not only help design, build and run our systems and services but also help in the reliability of our systems and enhance backend engineering at Rollbar.

We believe small autonomous and distributed teams are the most effective way to move faster and build dynamic systems. Our architecture and workflows are focused on scalable microservices (container-based), short cycle time and a highly agile culture.

Our tech stack:

  • Python, Node.js
  • SQL and NoSQL databases: MySQL, BigQuery, ClickHouse, Elasticsearch
  • ETLs, Kafka, Apache Spark, Apache Hadoop, Grafana, Prometheus
  • GitHub, CircleCI, Rollbar, DataDog, LaunchDarkly
  • Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Spinnaker
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • You will:

  • Work with other engineers to design and build highly available and scalable systems
  • Measure and monitor system performance, availability, and reliability
  • Implement performance improvements to our processing pipeline
  • Help migrate services and components out of our monolith
  • Be in the on-call rotation and the first line of defense for major infrastructure issues
  • Help improve the tools we use to build and run Rollbar
  • You have:

  • 8+ years experience in a software engineering
  • Experience coding in Python and excited to learn new languages and frameworks
  • Experience operating services running on cloud providers like AWS or GCP
  • Experience building and scaling real-time streaming data pipelines
  • Attention to detail and a methodical approach - ensuring things rarely fall through the cracks
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Benefits and perks:

  • Competitive salary and stock options
  • Generous hardware, software, and home office set up allowance
  • Twice yearly offsite in San Francisco (post COVID-19)
  • Fun co-working space near La Sagrada Familia
  • Conference and education budget
  • Inclusive team-oriented culture
  • Have fun and make an impact

  • Rollbar

    Rollbar provides real-time error tracking & debugging tools for developers. JavaScript, PHP, Ruby, Python, Node.js, Android, iOS & more languages supported.

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