Back-End Software Engineer, New Grad

Palo Alto, California
Dubbed an "open-source unicorn" by Forbes, Confluent is the fastest-growing enterprise subscription company our investors have ever seen. And how are we growing so fast? By pioneering a new technology category with an event streaming platform, which enables companies to leverage their data as a continually updating stream of events, not as static snapshots. This innovation has led Sequoia Capital, Benchmark, and Index Ventures to recently invest a combined $125 million in our Series D financing. Our product has been adopted by Fortune 100 customers across all industries, and we’re being led by the best in the space—our founders were the original creators of Apache Kafka®. We’re looking for talented and amazing team players who want to accelerate our growth, while doing some of the best work in their career. Join us as we build the next transformative technology platform!

About the Role:

As a Back-End Software Engineer, New Grad, you will work on our suite of cloud and on-premise software running on Apache Kafka, which powers hundreds of trillions of events per day at top companies like Netflix, LinkedIn, and Uber. If you love building cutting edge systems and software that are mission critical to how enterprises work with data, then you will fit right in.

What We're Looking For:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or similar science, quantitative, or computing field
    • Strong fundamentals in algorithms and data structures
    • A self starter with the ability to work effectively in teams
    • Experience with Java, C/ C++, Scala
    • Experience in open-source development, experience using Apache Kafka is a big plus