JVM Engineer

San Francisco, CA

Responsibilities:

  • Research and develop next generation garbage collection implementations
  • Research and implement JVM Compiler and Runtime optimizations 
  • Build fast and reliable JVM performance analysis tools
  • Establish performance benchmarks and metrics

Requirements:

  • Strong programming capabilities in two or more of the following languages: C, C++, and/or Java
  • Strong skills in developing and debugging multi-threaded code
  • Hands-on experience in JVM development, configuration, and performance tuning
  • Ability to independently lead large development efforts
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work with cross-functional teams
  • Contributions to open source projects a huge plus

Desired Skills:

  • BS or higher in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • Passion for elegance and simplicity.
  • You take pride in designing solutions that will outlive the problem.
  • You can provide a link to your public github repo or technology blog.  

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Engineering Hiring Process

Step 1

Once your application is received, a recruiter will reach out pending your qualifications are a match for the role.

Step 2

If your background is a match, you may have 1-2 technical phone interviews or be given the chance to provide a work sample depending on the role.

Step 3

If the phone interviews go well or your work sample is strong, the final step includes interviews with 5-6 people held onsite in our office.

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