Senior Software Development Engineer, Rental Platform - Remote Position

About the team

The Rental Platform team develops and supports applications, data pipelines and infrastructure used by distributed Zillow Group teams working on helping the customers’ journey throughout the rental process.This team focuses on the infrastructure to take applications from idea to high-performance production. Build technology is constantly evolving and requires an equally fast-paced team to manage it. We partner closely with different teams including Machine learning, Infrastructure, and DevOps to build, test, and scale out applications. We accomplish this with a mix of home-grown technology and open source software like Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Airflow, Kubeflow, and more. We are driven to help developers iterate quickly and to build valuable products for our customers.

About the role

We are looking for a Senior Software Development Engineer to help build the future of Rentals infrastructure. You’ll be an integral part of the process and perform a diverse set of tasks. You will:

  • Build developer tooling to support self-service, on-demand test environments and different styles of deployment like canaries, blue / green
  • Automate and reduce the friction of training and evaluating performance of ML models
  • Optimize how models are run and hosted in production
  • Actively collaborate and share expertise with distributed teams across Rentals
  • Provide support to developers using the team’s tools
  • Help real people find their home!

This role has been categorized as a Remote position. “Remote” employees do not have a permanent corporate office workplace and, instead, work from a physical location of their choice which must be identified to the Company. Employees may live in any of the 50 US States, with limited exceptions. In certain cases, an employee in a remote-designated job may need to live in a specific region or time zone to support customers or clients as part of their role.

Who you are

  • Proficient with a variety of languages like Java, Python, Javascript
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, and Kubeflow, CI/CD
  • Participated in the design/implementation of config driven, scalable, reliable services and workflows/pipelines using AWS or other cloud services
  • Highly analytical, know the trade-offs between building a tool and selecting off the shelf technology
  • Effective communicator able to help drive the infrastructure roadmap and keep customers updated
  • Some understanding of data-science & machine-learning data use cases is a bonus

Get to know us

Zillow Group, the largest portfolio of real estate brands on mobile and the web, is building a safe, on-demand real estate experience. Whether selling, buying, renting or financing, customers can turn to Zillow's businesses to find and get into their next home with speed, certainty and ease.We are on a mission to help people unlock their next chapter and are building transformational tools and services that create an on-demand real estate transaction experience. Millions of people visit Zillow Group sites every month to start their home search, and now they can rely on Zillow to help them finish it — and no matter what job you're in, you will play a critical role in making this vision a reality.At Zillow Group, we're powered by our inclusive work culture, where everyone has the support and resources to do the best work of their careers. Our efforts to streamline the real estate transaction is supported by our passion to empower people and enrich lives around everything home, a deep-rooted culture of innovation, a fundamental commitment to Equity and Belonging, and world-class benefits. But, don't just take our word for it. Read our reviews on Glassdoor and recent recognition from multiple organizations, including: Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equity Index, Fortune Best Workplaces for Technology, Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials, Fortune Best Workplaces for Parents, Fatherly's Best Workplaces for New Dads, JUST Capital 100 Company, and the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index constituent.

Zillow Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

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  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Java
  • Python
  • Airflow
  • AWS