Senior Software Engineer, Platform - Kotlin Microservices at Peloton (Greater NYC Area, NY)
Platform Engineering creates the technology, tools, and services that enable engineers across Peloton to build faster and scale safely, with minimal effort. By maximizing developer velocity and simplifying the ability for our engineers to scale in a safe and performant manner, we enable engineers to innovate faster, accelerating Peloton's mission to use technology and design to connect the world through fitness, empowering people to be the best version of themselves anywhere, anytime.
We are looking for Senior Software Engineers with expertise in microservices and infrastructure who are passionate about joining this mission. You will have an opportunity to join one of many areas of Platform Engineering: Developer Experience, Data Platform, User Platform, and Core Engineering. In addition, this role brings exciting architectural opportunities as you will help Peloton move to domain-oriented microservices, creating critical microservices using Kotlin, GraphQL, and a range of other leading-edge technologies. You will not just build these services, but also partner with other engineers across Peloton to implement the technologies we need to grow our traffic and data 100-fold over the next five years.What You'll Do
- Develop backend and microservices using a variety of technologies across our technical stack (see “Who You Are” for more details)
- Advance our developer tooling ecosystem (CI/CD, Declarative Infrastructure, Token Services, Developer Portal) with an eye towards reducing friction and speeding feedback for engineers
- Write understandable, testable code with an eye towards maintainability, scalability and performance
- Collaborate with other engineers by taking part in pair/mob programming and leading white boarding solutions, team discussions, and task breakdown
- Promote iterative development to deliver bug-free code, using best practices such as rate-limiting, fault-tolerance, CI/CD, canary releases, test automation, and observability in order to ensure confidence in our platform
- Active engagement in technical discussions during architecture discussions, code reviews, and design docs to help promote a culture of learning and constant improvement.
- Defend the integrity of the codebase, never compromising on code quality
- Become an expert in the Platform domain, working closely with our Platform PMs and PMs and engineers across other departments in Platform and Peloton
- Ability to collaborate with both remote and in-person teams
- 3+ years of software development experience recommended
- Familiar with application and microservices frameworks (Spring Boot or similar)
- Good understanding of object-oriented and/or functional programming design principles
- Passion for building fault-tolerant, scalable services, including use observability data to improve performance, scalability and overall service integrity
- Passionate about technology, new ideas, and always willing to learn new things
- Ability to contribute positively in a high-growth, constantly evolving environment
- Acute attention to detail and dedication to quality
- Excellent communication and teamwork skills
Peloton is the leading interactive fitness platform globally, with a passionate community of 7 million Members in the US, UK, Canada, Germany, and Australia. Peloton makes fitness entertaining, approachable, effective, and convenient, while fostering social connections that motivate its Members to commit to their fitness journeys. An innovator at the nexus of fitness, technology, and media, Peloton reinvented the fitness industry by developing a first-of-its-kind subscription platform that seamlessly combines the best equipment, proprietary networked software, world-class streaming digital fitness and wellness content, and best-in-class fitness experts and Instructors.
At Peloton, we motivate the world to live better. “Together We Go Far” means that we are greater than the sum of our parts, stronger collectively when each one of us is at our best. By combining hardware, software, content, retail, apparel, manufacturing, Member support, and so much more, we deliver an exhilarating fitness experience that unlocks our members' greatness. Join our team to unlock yours.
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