Principal Engineer, Regulated Industries


Location: San Francisco, California

Job Type: Full time


Working at Atlassian

Atlassian can hire people in any country where we have a legal entity. Assuming you have eligible working rights and a sufficient time zone overlap with your team, you can choose to work remotely or return to an office as they reopen (unless it’s necessary for your role to be performed in the office). Interviews and onboarding are conducted virtually, a part of being a distributed-first company.

Your future team
Atlassian is looking for experienced architects and principal engineers to join our Enterprise team. This role involves the design, implementation, and operations of the services to strengthen the enterprise readiness of our cloud. Be a part of a dynamic team that delivers incredible, creative improvements to our products. As part of this role you will work on Policy Platform comprised of people with backgrounds in delivering high quality products such as other architects, product managers and multiple engineering teams. We make platform for policies to accomplish unified controls framework which will Atlassian achieve multiple compliances and give our customer more controls.

What you'll do

  • Architecting, designing and building large-scale distributed systems.
  • Work with managers to define overall team's strategic vision and architecture, such as incubation roadmap and technology solution.
  • Build MVP to demonstrate technology in action.
  • Determine how to best deploy and operationalized selected technologies at scale.
  • Work with cross functional teams to deploy solutions and bring stakeholders up to speed.
  • Create comprehensive onboarding documents and tools for onboarding internal engineering teams on policy platform.
  • Mentor more senior engineers.

Your background

  • 10+ years of experience in building software with at least 4+ years of experience in creating and implementing high throughout micro-services.
  • Designed wide-scale distributed systems.
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, computer science or equivalent.
  • Fluency in any modern object-oriented programming language (e.g., Java, Scala, Python, Go, etc.) and in architecture patterns for distributed systems.
  • Broad knowledge and understanding of SaaS, PaaS, IaaS with hands-on experience of one or more public cloud offerings (AWS, GAE, Oracle, Azure)
  • Experience working with cloud-scale messaging, streaming, or storage systems.
  • It's great, but not required if you have
  • Understanding of regulated industries and compliance requirements of HIPPA and FedRAMP.
  • Experience in enterprise security and identity management.
  • Experience with Open Policy Agent.

Our perks & benefits

To support you at work and play, our perks and benefits include ample time off, an annual education budget, paid volunteer days, and so much more.

About Atlassian

The world’s best teams work better together with Atlassian. From medicine and space travel, to disaster response and pizza deliveries, Atlassian software products help teams all over the planet. At Atlassian, we're motivated by a common goal: to unleash the potential of every team.

We believe that the unique contributions of all Atlassians create our success. To ensure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience, we never discriminate based on race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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