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Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are a rapidly growing and focused product team building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 250 million people count on Indeed to help them find jobs, make it easy to apply, research companies, and connect qualified candidates to their job openings. With product teams in Austin, Tokyo, Seattle, San Francisco, Singapore and Hyderabad, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job at a time. 

The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include quarterly bonuses, Long Term Incentive Plan units, an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits. 

Austin or USA Remote Base Salary Range: 
Senior Software Engineer: 138,000 - 174,000 USD per year
Staff Software Engineer: 172,000 - 218,000 USD per year

Your job.

Location:  Austin TX or Remote

If you are an engineer who's passionate about helping other teams reduce friction and improve development and release processes, Indeed is looking for you. Indeed offers smart developers like you a complex development ecosystem with short release cycles. Every week sees the new release of multiple products or features that meet the growing needs of millions of job seekers worldwide.

As a Senior Software Engineer on the Velocity Developer team, you will be responsible for uncovering issues that create bottlenecks in the release process and help resolve those issues.  The ultimate goal is to reduce the time it takes to get work into production by 50%.  

Possible projects you could be working on daily:

  • Develop tools and techniques to move teams to push-on-green

  • Improve real-time monitoring and alerts in a microservices architecture

  • Provide guidance to teams to help improve their development practices and tooling

  • Evangelize and provide tooling around automation

  • Remove manual work and toil from the development and release processes

  • Speak and write about best practices for teams across the organization

  We are looking for pragmatic problem solvers who want to build internal tools and work to help our teams deliver high-quality products faster than before.  You will be joining a small, tight-knit team of engineers with a special, purpose-driven mission. 

About you.


  • BS or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or a closely related computer technical field with 7+ years experience programming with at least one of the following languages: Java, Python or any other object-oriented language

  • Experience building tools to help automate the production process

  • Experience working in a large ecosystem moving it from manual to push on green

  • CI/CD pipeline work, release engineering

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