Gradle

Senior Solutions Engineer

Job Description

Posted on: 
2023-04-18 09:22

We are looking for senior engineers with a strong passion for helping software engineering teams increase their developer productivity with faster, more reliable, and better scaleable builds, as part of a collaborative team.

Our ideal candidates are passionate about developer productivity and thrive on the satisfaction of helping many engineering teams around the world improve theirs. They are able to use expertise and interpersonal skills to help customers and potential customers get the maximum possible benefit from technology developed by Gradle Inc.

Responsibilities

  • Helping prospects and customers in optimizing their builds with Gradle Enterprise
  • Educating engineering teams on the importance of Developer Productivity Engineering
  • Informing engineering teams about modern software development techniques and practices
  • Improving open-source third-party components used in Android/Gradle/Maven builds
  • Developing auxiliary tooling that supports customersā€™ adoption of Gradle Enterprise
  • Contributing product feedback to the Gradle Enterprise engineering team
  • Managing individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables
  • Contributing to changes that improve the teamā€™s velocity and efficiency

Minimum qualifications

  • 5 years of software development experience
  • Experience working with Android, Gradle, and/or Maven builds
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in written and verbal English

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience interacting with customers and solving their requirements
  • Experience developing large-scale Android and/or web applications
  • Experience automating the software build and delivery process
  • Ability to develop and maintain scalable builds for Android, Gradle, and/or Maven
  • Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with effective communication skills
  • Interest and ability to learn new software development skills and techniques

What We Offer

  • Work on a widely used product with a clear vision for the future
  • Contribute to leading solutions in the new industry of Developer Productivity Engineering
  • Close customer interaction with engineers from leading tech organizations
  • An automation-focused, test-driven engineering culture
  • Close collaboration with experienced and dedicated peer engineers
  • Opportunities for growth in technical and leadership responsibilities
  • In-person meetings, such as our annual company offsite and team meetings
  • Work from home in a remote-first environment
  • Competitive salaries and equity grants

Benefits & Perks

  • A focus on learning and development ā€“ Gradle offers an annual learning and development stipend and a monthly company-wide Learning Day, where we encourage all team members to focus on their professional development for the day
  • A hardware package that includes a laptop, monitor, other peripheral hardware, and a home office stipend to make sure you are fully set up to work remotely
  • Generous paid time off
  • Paid public holidays
  • Volunteer Day ā€“ We offer up to 8 hours of paid work time each year for team members to give back to their local communities

Location

  • Anywhere in the world with working conditions that allow for seamless collaboration with your colleagues through email, chat, and video streaming

How to apply

The following is required with your application:

  • Attach your Resume/CV and answer the required fields below
  • Create aĀ build scanĀ for any OSS project and tag it withĀ solutions-engineer

Next steps

After applying, familiarize yourself with theĀ Gradle Enterprise hiring processĀ to understand the next steps.

About us

We are committed and skilled software engineers, product designers, and marketing experts who are passionate about developer productivity. We take pride in delivering products that are relied upon daily by some of the worldā€™s leading software organizations, such as Netflix, LinkedIn, Airbnb, Spotify, and Twitter.

Our team is globally distributed but deeply connected. We value our interpersonal relationships as much as we value our achievements. We are a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other and together. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives.

Visit ourĀ careers pageĀ to learn more about the company and see other open positions. VisitĀ GlassdoorĀ to read what current and former Gradle employees have to say about the company.

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