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Senior Staff Software Engineer, Smart Home Services

Google

Google

Software Engineering
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Tuesday, May 23, 2023

Note: Google’s hybrid workplace includes remote and in-office roles. By applying to this position you will have an opportunity to share your preferred working location from the following:

In-office locations: Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
Remote location(s): India.

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience.
  • 8 years of experience in software development, and with data structures/algorithms, 5 years of experience with design and architecture; and testing/launching software products
  • Experience working on a Smart Home based service.
  • Full stack and distributed systems experience.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience in consumer electronics or home automation.
  • Experience with Google-scale infrastructure, Google Cloud Platform, and open source systems.
  • Familiarity with IoT and home automation.

About the job

Google's software engineers develop the next-generation technologies that change how billions of users connect, explore, and interact with information and one another. Our products need to handle information at massive scale, and extend well beyond web search. We're looking for engineers who bring fresh ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking and data storage, security, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, UI design and mobile; the list goes on and is growing every day. As a software engineer, you will work on a specific project critical to Google’s needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to take on new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push technology forward.

With your technical expertise you will manage project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables. You will design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and enhance software solutions.

Our vision is a vibrant Smart Home ecosystem, delighting both the users and partners on the Google Home Platform. In particular, the Services team’s mission is to deliver reliable, efficient, and innovative services for the helpful home, at scale. This team is responsible for highly scalable and performant services that are intelligent and intuitive as well as highly reliable and cost effective

The Google Nest team focuses on hardware, software, and services for the home, ranging from Nest thermostats to Nest smart displays. The Google Nest team develops, designs, and develops new technologies and hardware to make users’ homes more helpful. Our mission is the helpful home: to create a home that cares for the people inside it and the world around it.

Responsibilities

  • Align Smart Home and Home Automation services through technical execution across multiple Engineering teams
  • Lead the vision and roadmap for Smart Home Services including migration to Google’s infrastructure
  • Lead a virtual team of Engineers throughout the organization, to transform the technical vision to reality
  • Align Services' technical strategy across multiple cross-functional and cross-PA teams
  • Build inclusive teams and a culture where everyone can thrive

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We welcome and encourage people who are expecting and/or parents-to-be to apply to this or any other role at Google.

Google is a global company and, in order to facilitate efficient collaboration and communication globally, English proficiency is a requirement for all roles.