OPENS AT: Jun 24, 2022, 12:30 PM

CLOSES AT: Jul 03, 2022, 06:25 PM

DURATION: 2h 30m

Equinix Digital Integration Platform Engineer Hiring Challenge

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Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company. We interconnect industry-leading organizations in finance, manufacturing, mobility, transportation, government, healthcare and education across a cloud-first world.

Top-tier enterprises and providers harness our trusted global platform to bring together and interconnect the foundational infrastructure that fuels their success. With Equinix, digital leaders scale with agility, speed the launch of digital services, seamlessly connect to customers and partners, and deliver world-class experiences.

We are now hiring for Digital Integration Platform Engineer to join our awesome team!

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Years of experience: 3+ years
  • Skills:
    • API management platforms or services like Apigee, MuleSoft, Amazon API Gateway.
    • Experience with Cloud Computing platforms (e.g. Amazon AWS, VMware)  
    • Python / Go 
    • Docker, Kubernetes, Istio 
    • Ansible, Terraform, Chef, Puppet, AWS-including EC2, S3, VPC, Route 53 
    • CI/CD automation experience using Jenkins, GitHub 
    • Proficiency with log monitoring and analytics such as  ELK or Splunk 
    • NGINX or similar load balancer – Installation, Configuration, and management. 
    • Linux (ssh, including bash/shell scripting) 
    • Programing skills using Java, NodeJS, Spring, Boot

Challenge Format:

  • 10 MCQs
  • 2 Programming Questions

Further interview process after getting shortlisted at HackerEarth:

Phone screen with the recruiter, if selected to move forward, there will be additional interviews with the hiring manager and a technical interview.



Staff Software Engineer, Digital Integration Platform
Experience: 3 years+
Job Location: Bangalore

The Role:

We are looking for a technically strong, energetic, highly collaborative, and passionate Senior Engineer to take part in the software engineering team responsible for a Digital Integration Platform that drives $6B+ revenue and comprises 800+ services connecting all the business systems.


  • Primarily responsible for ensuring that customer-facing Equinix Software Products are highly available, reliable, and performant through world-class monitoring, alerting, and self-healing capabilities by applying software engineering practices 
  • Spends approximately half the time with the core engineering teams advocating and contributing towards making our application services resilient and the remaining half the time with core site operations teams. 
  • Serve as the primary subject matter expert for Equinix software products towards preventing (pro-active) as well as troubleshooting and mitigating (re-active) service availability/performance issues 
  • Develop tools to improve our ability to rapidly deploy and effectively monitor application services in a large-scale and complex environment 
  • Being able to multi-task and deliver in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving technology landscape and participate in an on-call escalation for incident resolutions. 
  • Participating in cross-functional coordination, planning, and reviews with leads from other engineering teams.
  • Participating in architecture discussions and planning
  • Advocate and Follow best design and development practices adhering to Engineering standards. 
  • Participate in Design & Peer Code Review process 


  • A high sense of ownership, passion for Platform Product development
  • Bachelor's/Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Technology or other equivalent field experience.
  • 5+ years of managing and leading a team of software professionals responsible for highly distributed software platforms/systems.
  • 2+ years of operational understanding of Virtualization, Containerization ecosystem including Docker & Kubernetes.
  • Experience in API Development platforms like TIBCO and API Management platforms like Apigee, MuleSoft is preferable.
  • Experience in RESTful API development and GraphQL.
  • Experience optimizing a high traffic website for robustness and scale-out Architecture.
  • Experience in technologies like Cassandra, Kafka, Oracle database & JMS is a plus
  • Expertise in troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems and the tools necessary to do so, such as tcpdump, etc.
  • Experience in providing global support coverage is a plus.
  • Experience with AWS Cloud & Networking Concepts is a plus


  • Bachelor's in Engineering preferred

Equinix is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Senior Associate Engineer, Digital Integration Platform


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