We are currently searching for a qualified individual to fill our ‘Senior Software Product Engineer’ position.


The Team:

The Messaging Engineering team at Netflix creates & delivers multi-channel messaging experiences for customers and partners in the Netflix Product and Studio ecosystems. The team owns the platform, applications, channels, and messages that enable Netflix to communicate with its customers and partners.

We are an experimentation-focused product development team. We experiment on outbound messaging channels such as Email, Push, Messaging Apps, and the browser to name a few. The team also owns in-product notifications on all Netflix supported devices. We experiment on messaging experiences in the Notification Center and elsewhere within the product.

You can read more details on some of the work the team has done on the Messaging Engineering @ Netflix site.


The Role:

As a Senior Software Product Engineer on the Growth Notifications Team within the Messaging organization, you will be responsible for innovation on the Netflix Product through notifications to help Netflix on its path to 500 million members. You will ideate and implement experiments (A/B Tests), build features, deploy systems, and work in a cross functional team of stunning colleagues that includes teammates from product management, design, data science, consumer insights, and engineering. You will partner closely with UI engineers on Android, iOS, Website, and TV. You will collaborate with engineers on a variety of backend systems from core membership services such as billing, payments, and accounts, to infrastructure, personalization, and content management teams. The team works on projects that bring in millions of dollars of annual incremental revenue for Netflix.

This is a highly visible role that gives you the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the growth of Netflix.


Required Skills:

  • Experience in developing consumer facing applications through experimentation techniques like A/B Testing.
  • Solid experience in Java and other object oriented languages.
  • Experience writing SQL queries on big data platforms (SparkSQL, Presto, Hive, etc).
  • Experience with designing intuitive and extensible APIs for multiple external clients.
  • Experience in building highly scalable fault tolerant distributed systems in cloud-based architectures (AWS, Azure, GCP).


Nice To Have Skills:

  • Previous experience in building large-scale, highly resilient gRPC services.
  • Development experience with Spring and Spring Boot.
  • Prior experience in mobile server and client development on Android or iOS.
  • Experience building backend systems to power frontend experiences.


About You:

  • You are diligent, thoughtful, and articulate. You have great oral and written communication skills and can communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • You can work across all phases of the software development lifecycle (planning, design, implementation, testing, deployment, operations and support).
  • You can make wise choices and take smart risks when dealing with ambiguous requirements. Once you have context, you can figure out how to solve problems on your own.
  • You are proactive and can move fast or pivot to meet the changing needs of the product.
  • You enjoy problem solving and can use everything from big-data to command line tools to help you identify and fix issues.
  • You are passionate about product development and you enjoy the independence of managing projects on your own.
  • You care about business strategy and customer experience.


This team is remote inclusive and the Netflix culture is unique. We tend to live by our values, so it’s worth learning more about Netflix by reading about our culture. Apply to talk to us to see if this product development role on a small, impactful, and collaborative team is right for you.


Apply now for the remote ‘Senior Software Product Engineer, Growth Notifications’ position!

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