Solarwinds Inc. Frontend Developer in Brno, Czech Republic


The SolarWinds Cloud portfolio develops unique cloud-based platforms designed to help companies collect, visualize, store, trace, and create alerts on large amounts of streaming data to manage the health of their applications.

We are looking for Developers interested in frontend technologies to help us improve our products used by nearly 1 million end users. Our solutions are distributed systems hosted in AWS.


What would you be responsible for in this role?

You will develop frontend for our website monitoring systems. Our solutions are distributed across the network interacting with a database or other storage systems, and expose the logic to other systems via a RESTful API. We are using full-stack development model - so while engineers have their primary focus (i.e. backend, frontend) they help out with other parts when needed.

Responsibilities and activities you will be involved in:

  • Participating in an agile software development team by writing code, developing unit tests and performing code reviews

  • You and your team will be responsible for the entire development process, from prototyping to development, testing and deployment

  • Working closely with Product Owners to understand software requirements

  • Troubleshooting and solving complex problems

We have historically used many different programming languages, but our core backend programming language is Python and frontend uses PHP and JavaScript frameworks (Node.js). We are using Linux development platform, thus frontend developers require to have at least end-user experience with UNIX/Linux.


What is required for this position?

  • Strong frontend development skills, specifically PHP, JavaScript, JSON, Node.js, React, MVC

  • Experience with developing distributed systems or SaaS

  • Experience with MySQL and with non-relational DB (MongoDB is a big plus)

  • Knowledge of Linux

  • Demonstrated creativity and intelligent thinking

  • Strong working experience with unit testing

  • Solid understanding of development processes

  • Ability to use English on a daily basis (reasonable spoken)

  • 5+ years of working experience on a similar position What are some desired (not required) skills?

  • Knowledge of Python, Go, or other programming languages (preferably Java)

  • Experience with Redis Cache, RabbitMQ, Docker, Amazon Web Services

  • Experience with agile development

  • Experience from working with distributed source control, preferably Git

What awaits for you besides the top technology and great coworkers?

We offer many benefits, such as growth opportunities and bonuses. The main one, though, is a great team of people you can learn from.

We promote self-education (10 learning days) and support you in learning new things – through conferences, learning tutorials, and mentors. We also offer language courses.

You can enjoy comfortable office spaces with tasty coffee, snacks, fresh fruits and vegetables, game rooms, soft chairs, billiard, Wii and PS 4 with VR, and many more.

You can bike to work and find colleagues who do the same sports as you do.

We also provide 3 sick days, meal vouchers, Flexi Passes, MultiSport card, pension or life insurance benefits, flexible working hours.

SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job ID 2018-11698

# Positions 1

Category (Candidate Search) Engineering

Position Type Regular

Business Group SolarWinds Cloud