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Equinix Senior Software Developer Hiring Challenge

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Senior Software Developer
3 years+
Best in Industry Compensation
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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 looking for a Senior Software Developer to join us to power the world’s digital leaders!

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

Interview Process:

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



Senior Software Developer
Experience: 3 years+
Compensation: Best in Industry
Job Location: Bangalore


  • Hands-on Design, Coding, Testing & Support of Software applications & module(s).

  • Develop & Test Integration solution(s) per standard practice(s) and procedures based on the software engineering design.

  • Consistently produce maintainable, high-quality code independently.

  • Write high-quality code that meets software engineering standards of performance, security, and resiliency.

  • Work in a Globally Distributed Development team environment with minimal supervision.

  • Interact with stakeholder(s) to understand and document the product feature(s).

  • Develop and execute unit test plans and test suites.

  • Help software product(s) with other systems, test interfaces, and manage version control.

  • Maintain and contribute to the user and developer documentation.

  • Solve bugs, engage in troubleshooting, and interact with the internal developer community.

  • Assist in analysis & evaluation of new technologies to meet demand for product roadmap and technology platform goals.

  • Help integrate in evaluation and recommendation of appropriate technologies for product features and platform.

  • Advocate and follow best design and development practices adhering to Engineering standards.

  • Participate in Design & Peer Code Review process.

  • Provides status reports and help with release management planning.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor or master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field with 10+ years of professional software development experience.

  • Solid foundations in computer systems, data structure, algorithms, and design patterns.

  • Solid understanding of cloud-native principles and their implementation (including Microservices, Containers, DevOps, Security).

  • 6+ years of hands-on programming experience in building real-world systems with at least one of the languages – JavaScript / Java / Go.

  • 3+ years of experience in hands-on design & development of programming interfaces (APIs).

  • 2+ years of hands-on experience in SQL & NO-SQL database design & development.

  • Hands-on experience in any of the industry-leading API Platforms like MuleSoft, Tibco, Apigee is a plus.

  • Cloud developer certifications in major clouds like AWS, Google, Microsoft or Oracle is a bonus.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to collaborate with team members and communicates clear resolutions.

Successful candidate will

  • Be a talent multiplier who gets the team around them to excel.

  • Be persistent, creative, and driven to get results relentlessly.

  • Appreciate diverse thoughts in the team & be inclusive.

  • Show pride of ownership and strive for excellence in everything undertaken.


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