Sr. Lead Engineer, Cloud Engineering

Pune, India
Development – Cloud Operations
Coupa Software (NASDAQ: COUP), a leader in business spend management (BSM), has been certified as a “Great Place to Work” by the Great Place to Work organization. We deliver “Value as a Service” by helping our customers maximize their spend under management, achieve significant cost savings and drive profitability. Coupa provides a unified, cloud-based spend management platform that connects hundreds of organizations representing the Americas, EMEA, and APAC with millions of suppliers globally. The Coupa platform provides greater visibility into and control over how companies spend money. Customers – small, medium and large – have used the Coupa platform to bring billions of dollars in cumulative spend under management. Learn more at Read more on the Coupa Blog or follow @Coupa on Twitter.

Do you want to work for Coupa Software, the world's leading provider of cloud-based spend management solutions? We’re a company that had a successful IPO in October 2016 (NASDAQ: COUP) to fuel our innovation and growth. At Coupa, we’re building a great company that is laser focused on three core values:

1. Ensure Customer Success – Obsessive and unwavering commitment to making customers successful.
2. Focus On Results – Relentless focus on delivering results through innovation and a bias for action.
3. Strive For Excellence – Commitment to a collaborative environment infused with professionalism, integrity, passion, and accountability.


    • Mentor a team of world class operations engineers on how to architect for scale
    • Attend a design review meeting and explain why we should be using scrypt instead of PBKDF2 to store hashed passwords
    • Meet with the product development team to review the features in an upcoming release and recommend how to best architect new features for security, reliability, and performance
    • Prototype a new feature to our platform to improve performance by 50ms for users in France by using intelligent DNS geo-location
    • Code a Ruby gem on our management platform to shave 10s from each code delivery across 2000 environments
    • Improve Chef deployment pipeline to automatically run our test suite on a new Cloud Provider
    • Network with technology vendors to evaluate and introduce new services and techniques
    • Implement a new algorithm on our time series database to flag & detect small anomalies in our infrastructure 2 months before it causes a service impact


    • Bachelors Degree
    • Extensive knowledge of Cloud/SaaS architecture using AWS/SoftLayer/CloudStack/OpenStack/Google Cloud Platform
    • Experience with agile enterprise application architectures including microservices, continuous integration/continuous deployment, configuration management (Chef/Puppet/Ansible/SaltStack)
    • Experience with container technologies including Docker, ECS, and/or Kubernetes
    • Proficiency with SQL and NoSQL databases such as MySQL, Redis, Memcached, Cassandra, MongoDB
    • Expert knowledge of agile methodologies, software development lifecycles, & design patterns
    • 8+ years of professional experience building highly scalable massive web operations
    • 6+ years of hands-on experience programming using Ruby, Go, C/C++, Java, Python or equivalent
    • 4+ years of production system administration and web operations experience
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
At Coupa, we have a strong and innovative team dedicated to improving the spend management processes of today’s dynamic businesses. It’s our people who make it happen, and we strive to attract and retain the best in every discipline.

We take care of our employees every way we can, with competitive compensation packages, as well as restricted stock units, an Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP), comprehensive health benefits for employees and their families, a 401(k) match, a flexible work environment, no limit vacations for exempt employees, non-exempt employees are on an accrual basis for PTO, catered lunches…And much more!
As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Coupa is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or religion.

Please be advised, inquiries or resumes from recruiters will not be accepted.