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Senior Platform Engineer


This is a Full-time position in Seattle, WA posted November 21, 2021.

Here at Anaplan, we have reinvented how companies see, plan, and run their businesses.

Our platform allows our customers to uncover new insights, connect their strategy to their plans, and work in ways they had not previously thought possible.

We’re growing fast, constantly innovating, and couldn’t be prouder to help our customers move forward with confidence in a sophisticated and changing world.

We are looking for forward-thinking people who bend over backward to put customers first.

Individuals who thrive on challenge and are ready to grasp the opportunity of a lifetime.

Because we fundamentally believe every colleague brings unique value to our whole.

We are a workplace where each person feels seen, heard, and valued, and can contribute their unique talent to our collective effort.

We believe that for ourselves and for our customers.

We are looking for a tenacious and collaborative  SENIOR PLATFORM ENGINEER to join  the PLATFORM ENGINEERING TEAM.

This role is an immediate full-time position.

If you’re ready to roll up your sleeves and tackle unique problems that no one else is solving, keep reading. 

Come see for yourself what an exciting place to work looks like


As a Senior Platform Engineer, you’ll be crafting and helping build the next generation of the Anaplan Platform.

You’re comfortable with both full-stack systems design for the hybrid cloud as well as hands-on distributed systems programming with extensive knowledge of JVM and Linux internals.


Your Impact / What You’ll Do

  • Design and implement highly scalable distributed systems and shared services infrastructure in a hybrid cloud environment using Java11, Kotlin, Kubernetes, and Docker.
  • Use data-driven approaches to measure the quality of our platform and be a strong enthusiast for security and observability.
  • Implement code to the desired specification following the standard methodologies, including tests (TDD) and documentation.
  • Serving as a senior member of the team and ensuring architecture and design is at its best.
  • Mentor engineering team members.
  • Contribute intellectual property through patent generation.
  • Apply your judgment to know what to defer, and what problem needs to be solved now, with a pragmatic, business-oriented approach to evolving solutions over time.
  • Influence infrastructure architecture by sharing your expertise.

Your qualifications and influence

  • Java and Spring (Java 11+).
  • Distributed Systems and programming techniques.
  • Relational and Distributed Database management systems.
  • Building and maintaining a SaaS product at scale.
  • Containers and container-orchestration tools like Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Service mesh technologies like Istio, Linkerd or Envoy.
  • Monitoring and metrics infrastructure (Splunk, SignalFx, Prometheus).
  • Public Cloud (e.g.

    AWS / GCP/ Azure).

  • Monitoring and metrics infrastructure (Prometheus, ELK, SignalFx).
  • BS/MS/Ph.D.

    in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

Preferred skills and technical familiarity

  • Programming languages: Java11, Kotlin
  • Persistence: MySQL, CRDB
  • Container and Orchestration: Kubernetes/Docker
  • Public cloud: AWS, GCP, Azure
  • CI/CD/Build etc: GitHub, Gradle, Maven, Jenkins, Harness, Artifactory
  • Telemetry: SignalFx, Splunk, Prometheus


Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Build your job in a place that thrives on diversity, inclusion, and belonging.

We believe in maintaining a hiring and working experience in which all people are respected and valued, regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes people unique.

We hire you for who you are, and we want you to bring your true self to work every day!


Protecting the health and safety of our communities, including our employees and of those considering a career at Anaplan, is our highest priority.

We continue to closely monitor the evolving situation and we appreciate your understanding and flexibility with any related changes to our interviewing process.