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Senior Software Engineer - Platform

  • - Hybrid Remote

Join us as we pursue our exciting vision to build and improve incident management tooling. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and strive to provide the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun, and to each other’s success.

As a Software Engineer on Splunk On-Call, you will craft, develop and support highly scalable, real-time notification and collaboration services that support thousands of organizations. As a member of the team you will be responsible for the complete development of new features that support on-call engineers all over the world. You will collaborate with our Product team to understand how our customers use Splunk On-Call in order to help drive new features.

As a Sr Backend Engineer - you will be responsible for keeping our large-scale systems up and running in production, improving our services built in Scala, Python, Java. You will work closely with the product, design, and support teams to quickly iterate on customer needs while improving the overall architecture. We are looking to deliver enterprise solutions around enhanced integrations, scalable team support, and improved alert engines.

Experience Required

  • BS EE or CS degree; 8 + years related experience (or Masters and 6 + years related experience or PhD and 3+ years experience)
  • Software Development and Data Structures/Algorithms. We code primarily in Java and Scala, and work with RESTful APIs.
  • Understanding of Databases. We use MySQL, CassandraDB.
  • Knowledge of Apache. We use Akka, Solr and more
  • Cloud and container experience. Building and scaling secure services on different cloud providers.
  • Infrastructure or configuration management as code experience. You are familiar with some sort of config management or infrastructure as code, such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Terraform, etc
  • Knowledge of technical excellence. You know continuous delivery, testing, security practices, performance, and disaster recovery.
  • Problem Solving. You are able to fix a product outage, skilled in identifying performance bottlenecks, spotting anomalous system behavior, and figuring out the root cause of incidents.
  • Desire to learn and adapt. Our team has many projects going on at once, and you'll have the opportunity to learn to navigate new code and features.
  • Passion. We want you to actively own your work and be excited about your projects.
  • Customer Focus - Enjoyment of helping customers and implement solutions to improve their workflows.

Nice to haves

  • Kubernetes experience. Working in Kubernetes systems with experience in kubectl and docker containers.
  • Terraform experience. Any prior work with Terraform is a plus.
  • AWS experience. Knowledge of Amazon EC2 including machine image management and storage, as well as an understanding of Amazon EC2 regional centers, availability zones, and HA strategies

We value diversity and inclusion at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.


Base Pay Range


Base Pay: INR 3,200,000.00 - 4,400,000.00 per year

Splunk provides flexibility and choice in the working arrangement for most roles, including remote and/or in-office roles. We have a market-based pay structure which varies by location. Please note that the base pay range is a guideline and for candidates who receive an offer, the base pay will vary based on factors such as work location as set out above, as well as the knowledge, skills and experience of the candidate. In addition to base pay, this role is eligible for incentive compensation and may be eligible for equity or long-term cash awards.

Benefits are an important part of Splunk's Total Rewards package. This role is eligible for a comprehensive, competitive benefits package which may include healthcare and retirement plans, paid time off, wellbeing expense reimbursement, and much more! Learn more about our comprehensive benefits and wellbeing offering at

Splunk's Hiring Practices
Splunk turns machine data into answers. Organizations use market-leading Splunk solutions with machine learning to solve their toughest IT, Internet of Things and security challenges.

We value diversity, equity, and inclusion at Splunk and are an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws. We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. Click here to review the US Department of Labor’s EEO is The Law notice. Please click here to review Splunk’s Equal Employment Opportunity Policy Statement. If you need assistance or an accommodation to apply or during the hiring process, please let us know by completing our Accommodation Request form.

Splunk also has policies in place to protect the personal information candidates disclose to us as part of the application process. Please click here to review Splunk’s Career Site Privacy Policy.

Splunk does not discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Please click here to review Splunk’s Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.

Splunk is committed to the health and safety of our employees and customers. We comply with local, state/territory, and federal regulations to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the countries in which we operate. Splunk provides reasonable medical, religious, or other legally required accommodations for eligible employees.

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Splunk doesn't accept unsolicited agency resumes and won't pay fees to any third-party agency or firm that doesn't have a signed agreement with Splunk.


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