Senior Software Dev Engineer Cloud Platforms

Flexible PHX Valley


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Do you want to come to the company that is building the next generation of Cloud for small businesses? If you enjoy writing code, deploying bleeding-edge open-source technologies, and developing novel solutions to real distributed-computing problems, this position is for you.

We are currently seeking to hire a Senior Software Developer to be a part of the Cloud Platform organization focused on Cloud Storage and Cloud Serving Applications. The candidate must be able to leverage their technical and analytical skills to assist our team of developers and quality engineers in producing high quality platforms for the enterprise to leverage.

We prefer someone to join the team in Phoenix area, but will consider remote work arrangements for well-suited candidates.

In this role, you will:

  • Design platform architectures and consumable web services
  • Develop scalable applications around Apache Cassandra data stores
  • Develop scalable applications around caching technologies (redis, memcache)
  • Grow and maintaining Go Daddy's Cloud Object Storage platform
  • Manage and improving our distributed file system (based on MogileFS)
  • Integrate with Hadoop in a multi-tenant enterprise analytics environment
  • Participate in agile concepts such as: daily stand-up meetings, task tracking boards, design and code reviews, automated and iterative testing, and rapid defect resolution

Do you have what it takes?

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or related field and 5+ years of relevant industry experience preferable in Cloud Technologies
  • Experience designing and building large distributed systems
  • Willingness to work in a dynamic agile environment and participate in all aspects of our agile process
  • Java, C++, Common Scripting Languages (PHP, Perl, Python), SQL
  • Web Services (REST, SOAP)
  • Real-time event processing (Flume, Kafka, Storm, AMQP)
  • Cassandra and other distributed data stores (NoSQL)
  • Search technologies (Lucene, Solr, Elastic Search)
  • Distributed file stores (Ceph, GlusterFS)
  • Other Distributed technologies (ZooKeeper, memcached, Redis)
  • Other Messaging systems (ActiveMQ, RabbitMQ)
  • Hadoop Ecosystem (HDFS, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, HBase, Oozie)
  • Configuration management (Puppet, Spacewalk)
  • Version control systems (git, svn)  

Go Daddy’s award-winning technical teams design and support the innovative technologies that are transforming the cloud, the internet and the world.  From product developers to network engineers, data center technicians to platform engineers, our expertise ensures our customers have the technical solutions to meet their needs. We develop world-class products that help our customers establish, enhance and evolve their online presence. 

Are you ready to GO with us?

When you GO with Go Daddy, you have the opportunity to be part of something special by making a meaningful difference in the lives of our customers. Their success is our success.

Here’s what you need:

  • Passion to contribute to a truly exceptional customer experience, no matter your job title
  • Understanding that innovation and creativity is a part of what we do every day
  • Agility and action orientation – we move at the speed of tech
  • Understanding of the privilege and obligation of being part of a team

Here’s what we’ll provide:

  • A fun, dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Formal and informal opportunities and support for ongoing learning, growth and development
  • Team building activities and recognition
  • Competitive base plus bonus incentive
  • 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and insurance coverage for all benefit-eligible Go Daddy employees
  • Three weeks paid vacation your first year of employment

Go Daddy has been recognized because of its outstanding benefits, compensation, unique perks, diversity and company camaraderie. Go Daddy was awarded the 2011 and 2012 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility Honoree - Arizona, Iowa & Denver. Go Daddy is the #1 IT Company on Inc. Magazine's inaugural Hire Power list of job creators.

Go Daddy’s philanthropic work supports a wide variety of charitable and community organizations dedicated to causes including women and children, domestic violence, child abuse, teenage homelessness, animal shelters and more. Visit for more information.

Go Daddy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


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