Senior Software Engineer - Language Tools

Paris, France; Madrid, Spain; Lisbon, Portugal; Dublin, Ireland; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Nantes, France; Bordeaux, France; Sophia Antipolis, France; Lyon, France; Tel Aviv, Israel

The CI Platforms - Language Tools team is the steward of our main code repositories. Our goal is to unify the developer experience across languages, improve feedback loops within our large repositories and align the languages under common build tools and standard libraries. We build language and CI features to enable developers to code more efficiently, reduce technical hurdles that distract engineers from what they want to achieve, and are an authoritative voice on the main language ecosystems within Datadog.

At Datadog, we place value in our office culture - the relationships and collaboration it builds and the creativity it brings to the table. We operate as a hybrid workplace to ensure our Datadogs can create a work-life harmony that best fits them.


What You’ll Do:

  • Work deeply with one or more language ecosystems
  • Work across our codebases to support engineering teams across Datadog
  • Help make decisions that reduce friction and make things “just work”
  • Automate various processes to remove manual overhead
  • Identify common problems across disparate language ecosystems and find solutions for them


Who You Are: 

  • A seasoned engineer with 5+ years of software development experience
  • Someone that has deep understanding of at least one of the following languages and their ecosystems: Go, Python, Java, Rust
  • Someone that has has worked on large code bases
  • Someone that enjoys mentoring other engineers
  • Someone that enjoys working with other teams across the company
  • Experience with Bazel, CNAB, Github integration, CI pipelines, Temporal workflows 

Datadog values people from all walks of life. We understand not everyone will meet all the above qualifications on day one. That's okay. If you’re passionate about technology and want to grow your skills, we encourage you to apply. 


Benefits and Growth:

  • New hire stock equity (RSUs) and employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
  • Continuous professional development, product training, and career pathing
  • Intradepartmental mentor and buddy program for in-house networking
  • An inclusive company culture, ability to join our Community Guilds (Datadog employee resource groups)
  • Access to Inclusion Talks, our Internal panel discussions
  • Free, global mental health benefits for employees and dependents age 6+
  • Competitive global benefits

Benefits and Growth listed above may vary based on the country of your employment and the nature of your employment with Datadog.


About Datadog: 

Datadog (NASDAQ: DDOG) is a global SaaS business, delivering a rare combination of growth and profitability. We are on a mission to break down silos and solve complexity in the cloud age by enabling digital transformation, cloud migration, and infrastructure monitoring of our customers’ entire technology stacks. Built by engineers, for engineers, Datadog is used by organizations of all sizes across a wide range of industries. Together, we champion professional development, diversity of thought, innovation, and work excellence to empower continuous growth. Join the pack and become part of a collaborative, pragmatic, and thoughtful people-first community where we solve tough problems, take smart risks, and celebrate one another. Learn more about #DatadogLife on Instagram, LinkedIn and Datadog Learning Center.

Equal Opportunity at Datadog:

Datadog is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud to offer equal employment opportunity to everyone regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, veteran status, and more. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

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