Events  Deals  Jobs 
    Sign in  
Appian // business process management
Engineering, Full Time    McLean, Virginia, United States    Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Apply To Job

Appian is a low-code application platform that lets business people build powerful enterprise web & mobile apps with flexible, visual models instead of complex custom code. In order to provide an intuitive experience we need an extremely powerful backend to abstract all of the complexities. This backend should be able to persist our customers data regardless of the volume, workload & number of users (elastically scalable) while ensuring consistent performance & availability. 

As a Senior Software Engineer working at Appian, you will have the opportunity to build highly-available distributed environments which are able to autonomously scale up & down based on customers usage patterns. You will work on solving some of the most complex challenges around optimal resource utilization for large-scale cloud-native & on-premise installations by utilizing data structures, algorithms, object-oriented/functional programming paradigms & distributed computing.

Working in Appian Engineering:

  • Modern tech stack & continuous delivery
  • Indie time -- set aside every month for fun side projects
  • Learning time -- half a day every other week dedicated for personal learning
  • Casual working environment -- wear what you want
  • Company retreat, movie nights, fun events -- bring the whole family!
  • Lateral mobility encouraged by supportive senior leadership
  • Chance to influence the direction of our technology 

About you:

  • Youre an efficient & elegant coder, ideally with 10+ years of strong experience in Java, C++ or the like
  • You are experienced in designing & implementing highly available & mission critical distributed systems
  • You are fearless at jumping into production environments to address customers' urgent issues.
  • Data structures & algorithms excite you; you thrive on solving complex problems within large high-performant real-time distributed data systems
  • Principles & fundamentals are important to you
  • You are open to work with any programming language paradigm

Appian Corporation is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Further, Appian will not discriminate against applicants for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing their pay or, in certain circumstances, the pay of their coworker, Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination.


Apply To Job
© 2021 GarysGuide      About    Feedback    Press    Terms