We're at the forefront of the data revolution, committed to building the world's greatest data and applications platform. Our 'get it done' culture allows everyone at Snowflake to have an equal opportunity to innovate on new ideas, create work with a lasting impact, and excel in a culture of collaboration. Snowpark unleashes the power of Snowflake for Data Engineers, Data Scientists, and Developers. Snowpark is an interface to Snowflake in different language environments, but also a platform that customers and partners build exciting applications on. And that's not all - Snowpark is also used by various teams at Snowflake to build new products and features for customers. THE OPPORTUNITIES OF THIS ROLE Work across functions and across teams - we don't only work on code that we own, we work with other parts of Snowflake every day Learn about and contribute to query engine internals, performance debugging, building highly scalable and maintainable systems, and much more Snowpark is still in an early stage of development - it is an amazing opportunity for outsized impact on our customers and Snowflake's growth story Our team culture is a priority - transparency, knowledge sharing, fun events, and helping each other are all part of our work environment We don't have a roadmap that is set in stone - you will be part of planning and together we set the roadmap and direction OUR IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE MOST OF THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS: Excitement to learn new things - passion to learn and grow are key to success on this team Be a team player - help others, be respectful with each other, and do your part to make the work day fun and impactful Experience with one of the following is required: Identifying and overcoming performance bottlenecks Identifying and overcoming scalability challenges Working on a database or data warehouse Working on a scalable and distributed system in public or private clouds We mainly write code in C and Java, but expertise is not a prerequisite AS A SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER AT SNOWFLAKE, YOU WILL: Design and develop features, understand customer requirements and meet business goals. Build highly reliable software to meet the needs of the largest customers. Enhance the programmability surface of Snowflake and improve the experience of the data developer. Analyze fault-tolerance and high availability issues, performance and scale challenges, and solve them. Ensure operational readiness of the services and meet the commitments to our customers regarding reliability, availability and performance. Snowflake is growing fast, and we're scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We are looking for people who share our values, challenge ordinary thinking, and push the pace of innovation while building a future for themselves and Snowflake. How do you want to make your impact?