Senior Software Engineer (L5), Consolidated Logging

Los Gatos, California /
Streaming – Data Science and Engineering /
/ On-site
About Netflix
With over 200 million members in over 190 countries and a billion hours of streaming each month, Netflix is the world’s leading online entertainment company. Netflix continues to shape the future of entertainment by using data to create amazing user experience for members and help them discover a rapidly growing catalog of movie and TV content.

About the Role Join the Consolidated Logging team and revolutionize how Netflix understands and utilizes user behavior data! As a seasoned backend engineer, you'll have the opportunity to build and maintain reliable, high-scale data processing systems that will power a range of Netflix initiatives, from improving ML recommendations and personalization algorithms to enabling A/B experimentation and powering analytical dashboards.
Working on a diverse team of backend, data, and full stack engineers, you'll have the autonomy to manage cross-functional engineering projects and the chance to shape the direction of our team's roadmap. You'll also have the chance to innovate on our product and be a vocal advocate for excellence.

We're looking for candidates who:

    • Have a passion for data,
    • Are proficient in programming in Java/Scala or Python, 
    • Have a track record of building production data processing systems (our stack includes Flink, Spark, Hive/Iceberg, and Kafka, though experience with these technologies is helpful but not strictly required),
    • Have experience with schema design and data modeling, good familiarity with SQL, 
    • Are interested in applying AI in ensuring high quality and usability of our data and product,
    • Are skilled and value effective communication and collaboration,
    • Have worked on systems/products collecting and processing "event stream data", "user data," "analytics data", "behavioral data" etc. 
If you're proactive, self-driven, and eager to learn, we encourage you to apply even if you're not sure you meet all of the requirements. We value potential and experience over years of experience and are always looking for ways to improve ourselves and our work. So why wait? Apply now and take the first step towards joining a team that is making a real impact at Netflix!

Our culture:
You can learn more about Netflix’s unique culture of Freedom and Responsibility, that presents an opportunity to work with some of the best and the brightest, allowing you to make a difference to our business in a meaningful way.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

At Netflix, we carefully consider a wide range of compensation factors to determine your personal top of market. We rely on market indicators to determine compensation and consider your specific job, skills, and experience to get it right. These considerations can cause your compensation to vary and will also be dependent on your location. 

The overall market range for roles in this area of Netflix is typically $150,000 - 750,000. 

This market range is based on total compensation (vs. only base salary), which is in line with our compensation philosophy. Netflix is a unique culture and environment. Learn more here