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Principal Software Development Engineer
Kirkland, WA

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Job Description

About GoDaddy

GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With nearly 17 million customers worldwide and over 75 million domain names under management, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work. Our mission is to give our customers the tools, insights and the people to transform their ideas and personal initiative into success. To learn more about the company visit

This is a unique and challenging role in which you will be responsible for developing platform and services that can integrate external products from partners and acquisitions with GoDaddy eCommerce system.

As a Principal Software Development Engineer on the Global Product Development team, you are part of a highly collaborative team focus on building scalable/flexible services/products to accelerate GoDaddy's global expansion. Being highly creative and enthusiastic with a love for solving backend and frontend problems at all levels, from brainstorming to user experience flow and to detailed service design is a must.

You will apply your solid coding skills and hands-on experience of online service product development in daily work to constantly innovate and improve product quality and customer experience. You have passion to enable our business partners and connect customers in new ways that helps everyone succeed.


* Design, implement, and maintain RESTful backend services and frontend clients in production;
* Build a scalable platform for integrating with GoDaddy partners;
* Drive cross-team technical communication and integration for product delivery.


* 10+ years of software development experience on developing and shipping applications with RESTful backend services and customer-facing frontend;
* Experience with distributed system and database technologies, including NoSQL and SQL;
* Fluent on backend and frontend languages and frameworks, such as Java and JavaScript;
* Familiarity with open-source technology stack and practice
* Excellent communication skills.
* Experience in build ecommerce related services will be a plus.
* Experience shipping end-to-end products in cloud environment;
* BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent degree, with solid computer science fundamentals.


GoDaddy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, medical condition, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status or civil partnership/union status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. GoDaddy will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with local and federal requirements.

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Job ID R004119

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