People Matter

Sr Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

At F5, we strive to bring a better digital world to life. Our teams empower organizations across the globe to create, secure, and run applications that enhance how we experience our evolving digital world. We are passionate about cybersecurity, from protecting consumers from fraud to enabling companies to focus on innovation.

Everything we do centers around people. That means we obsess over how to make the lives of our customers, and their customers, better. And it means we prioritize a diverse F5 community where each individual can thrive.

F5, Inc. seeks Sr Software Engineer in Seattle, WA:

Job Duties: Design, develop and implement complete software components. Design, develop and maintain high-quality code for complex product components. Independently determine and develop approaches to solutions for assigned projects by identifying, resolving and mitigating risk and communicating to stakeholders. Provide technical solutions to detail certain aspects of product design and ensure that resulting design specification fits into technical architectural framework. Perform analysis to define design requirements for modification to existing tools, utilities, system structures and environments and provide technical input into project scope and estimating activities. Recommend and maintain technical design methodologies, processes and standards. Provides technical guidance to lower-level engineers. Telecommuting is an option. Some travel to F5 Seattle office may be required.

Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Engineering, or closely related quantitative discipline, and three (3) years of experience in job offered or in any occupation in a related field.

Special Skill Requirements: (1) GoLang; (2) Kafka; (3) NoSQL databases; (4) ElasticSearch; (5) Relational databases; (6) Python; (7) Docker Containers; (8) Container Orchestration Systems; (9) Distributed Systems; (10) Backend Systems; and (11) High-volume Applications. Any suitable combination of education, training and experience is acceptable. Telecommuting is an option. Some travel to F5 Seattle office may be required.

Salary: $210,000.00 - $227,215.00 per annum. Benefits: F5 offers competitive pay, 401k, and other benefits:

Submit a resume with references using the apply button on this posting or by email at: at Req.# 23-134251.


You may also be offered incentive compensation, bonus, restricted stock units, and benefits. More details about F5’s benefits can be found at the following link: F5 reserves the right to change or terminate any benefit plan without notice.

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