Software Engineer V

Software Engineer V

Job Code: SUC-DEE36455
Date: 09-14-2022
Job Description :



The main function of a software engineer is to apply the principles of computer science and mathematical analysis to the design, development, testing, and evaluation of the software and systems that make computers work. A typical software engineer research, designs, develops and tests operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software for medical, industrial, military, communications, aerospace, business, scientific and general computing applications.


Top 3 must-have HARD skills:


  • Experience in performance modeling
  • Fluency in programming with Python / C++
  • Experience working with hardware acceleration (e.g., GPU, DSP, ML accelerator, CPU kernel library)


Good to have skills:


  • Experience with machine learning or HPC workloads
  • Experience in cross-group and cross-functional collaboration with excellent communication skills
  • Experience in specific machine learning models


  • Relevant experience: 5+ yrs., total experience: 10+ yrs. (not strict, grad school experience can count)
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, similar technical field, or equivalent practical experience.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Review and approve the modification of existing databases and database management systems.
  • Instruct staff to write and code logical and physical database descriptions and specify identifiers of database to management system.
  • Direct database development and approve project scope and limitations.
  • Review project requests describing database user needs to estimate time and cost required to accomplish project.
  • Plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized damage, modification or disclosure.
  • Approve, schedule, plan and supervise the installation and testing of new products and improvements to computer systems.
  • Develop standards and guidelines to guide the use and acquisition of software and to protect vulnerable information.




  • Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Expert ability to work independently and manage one’s time.
  • Expert mentoring skills necessary to provide support and constructive performance feedback.
  • Expert knowledge of the full software development lifecycle: from business/systems analysis, through requirements gathering and functional specification authoring, to development, testing and delivery.
  • Expert ability to troubleshoot issues and make system changes as needed to resolve issue.
  • Expert knowledge of computer hardware and software.
  • Knowledge of computer development software as it relates to systems, such as SQL, VisualBasic, etc.




  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, software engineering or relevant field required.


Job Tags: Python, C++
Job Location: Menlo Park, CA