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Sr Software Engineer(Elasticsearch) - Search Platform



Software Engineering
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Say hello to possibilities.

It’s not everyday that you consider starting a new career challenge.

We’re RingCentral, a global leader in cloud-based communications and collaboration software. We are fundamentally changing the nature of human interaction—giving people the freedom to connect powerfully and personally from anywhere, at any time, on any device.

We’re a $2 billion company that’s growing at 30+% annually and we’re expanding our Solutions Engineering Team to make sure we stay ahead of the competition.

The Search Platform team is responsible for the Search experience on our AI product RingSense. The ideal candidate will bring extensive expertise in search infrastructure, showcasing a profound understanding of search algorithms, distributed systems, and scalability.

We are looking for an experienced Sr. Software Engineer to take a lead role in refining and optimizing our search capabilities while keeping a close tie with our stakeholders. You will be in the center of the action through building solutions that drive our business by building the search roadmap, scaling our current search system, exploring venture bets and collaborating with experts in machine learning data engineering and devops to deliver results


  • Lead the design and architecture of a high-performance search infrastructure, prioritizing scalability, reliability, and efficiency.

  • Develop and implement state-of-the-art search algorithms, enhancing search performance and relevance.

  • Optimize existing search infrastructure for efficiency, speed, and accuracy.

  • Devise and implement solutions that seamlessly scale with the growing needs of our user base.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or equivalent experience.

  • Highly proficient in one of the following programming languages: Java, Python, Go . Good scripting skills and ability to pick up new ones.

  • Production experience with ElasticSearch and ELK stack

  • Systematic problem solving approach and knowledge of algorithms, data structures and complexity analysis.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Under the hood experience with ElasticSearch, OpenSearch, Solr and other Search technologies is a strong plus

  • Experience with highly available/fault tolerant, replicated data storage systems, large scale data processing systems or enterprise/cloud storage systems is also a strong plus

  • 5+ years of experience building and managing distributed systems. Sound understanding of distributed system fundamentals

What we offer:

  • Mediclaim Benefits
  • Paid Holidays
  • Casual/Sick Leave
  • Privilege Leave
  • CaRing Days
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Maternity Leave
  • Paternity Leave
  • Wellness Coaching
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • Professional Development Allowances
  • Night Shift Allowances

RingCentral’s Engineering team works on high-complexity projects that set the standard for performance and reliability at massive scale. What kind of scale? Millions of users today and hundreds of millions tomorrow. This is your chance to help imagine, develop and deliver products that raise the technological bar, and power human connections. If you’re a talented, ambitious, creative thinker, RingCentral is the perfect environment to join a world class team and bring your ideas to life.

RingCentral’s work culture is the backbone of our success. And don’t just take our word for it: we are recognized as a Best Place to Work by Glassdoor, the Top Work Culture by Comparably and hold local BPTW awards in every major location. Bottom line: We are committed to hiring and retaining great people because we know you power our success. RingCentral offers on-site, remote and hybrid work options optimized for the ways we work and live now.

About RingCentral

RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG) is a leading provider of business cloud communications and contact center solutions based on its powerful Message Video Phone™ (MVP™) global platform. More flexible and cost effective than legacy on-premises PBX and video conferencing systems that it replaces, RingCentral® empowers modern mobile and distributed workforces to communicate, collaborate, and connect via any mode, any device, and any location. RingCentral is headquartered in Belmont, California, and has offices around the world.

RingCentral is an equal opportunity employer that truly values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.