Staff Software Engineer

  • Acquia
  • India
  • 30 Jan, 2024

Job Description

Acquia is the open digital experience company. We provide the world's most ambitious brands with products built around Drupal to allow them to embrace innovation and create customer moments that matter. At Acquia, we believe in the power of community and collaboration — giving our customers and partners the freedom to build tomorrow on their terms.

Headquartered in the U.S., we have been named one of North America’s fastest growing software companies by Deloitte and Inc. Magazine, rated a leader by the analyst community, named one of the Best Places to Work in India by Great Place to Work. We are Acquia. We are building for the future and we want you to be a part of it!

We are seeking an experienced Senior Software Engineer with strong technical skills to join our team to enhance and build robust software used to engage customers through our marketing cloud platform.

As a Staff Software Engineer, you will:

  • Be a leader and mentor to the local team
  • Partner with other distributed, agile team members to build beautiful and powerful data pipelines, data stores and applications
  • Build metadata driven solutions that are reusable and highly configurable
  • Automate testing and deployment in Snowflake across AWS, Azure and GCP
  • Write and mentor in clean, SOLID, and testable code
  • Participate in peer code reviews
  • Design modules using industry proven best practices and present it to the team
  • Take complete ownership of the modules
  • Work on our fully Cloud-based infrastructure developing far reaching modules that have scalability and availability at their core


  • Expert with hands-on experience of 6+ years in Snowflake, SQL, data pipelines, data modeling and query optimization
  • 4-5 years development experience with Java
  • Strong hands-on experience building and operating distributed systems and/or service oriented architectures
  • Experience with Agile (e.g. Scrum) and ​TDD
  • Strong working experience with Git
  • Familiarity with principles of domain-driven design,  clean code best practices, SOLID principles.
  • Strong understanding of API design and REST fundamentals
  • Knowledge of software testing best practices (unit testing, integration testing, functional testing, etc)
  • Experience with big data analytics or real time analytics solutions is preferred

Additional Advantages:

  • Experience with high volume data pipelines e.g. Spark, Kafka, Hive
  • Hands-on Cloud hosting experience (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Experience with Infra as Code like Terraform
  • Snowflake certification
  • Experience with Jenkins and Jenkins Pipelines

Must be available during normal IST business hours and for a minimum of 40 hours a week.

Part of the interview process includes a programming and technical assessment.

Individuals seeking employment at Acquia are considered without regard to race, color, religion, caste, creed, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. Whatever you answer will not be considered in the hiring process or thereafter.