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Autodesk is looking for a Principal Software Engineer to join a data team within Data Platform & Services (DPS). You will be working with Autodesk Data Platform Product Analytics (ADPPA), Product Data Capture team. This is a great opportunity to join a team that delivers both internal and customer facing applications and services that provide the data collection needs of all data scientists, data analysts and data engineers throughout the organization. You will have the opportunity to understand the entire data platform from product instrumentation through to business analytics, machine learning, and data-driven products.

As a Principal Engineer, you will be joining a very talented and seasoned engineering team. You will have the opportunity to work with many new and exciting technologies and frameworks used in our data platform.

We are looking for people who are as excited about data technology as we are. You can be part of improving quality of our products across all aspects of our core data platform and see your work drive the business.


  • Break down a large problem into smaller components and provide a clear solution for each piece
  • Recommend appropriate technologies to be used to achieve productivity and efficiency
  • Design and build reusable components, libraries, and tools for web to instrument and ingest product data effectively
  • Collaborate with Product Manager, Engineering Manager, and other stakeholders to deliver features according to agreed scope and schedule
  • Collaborate with QA engineers to define software testing strategy
  • Ensure the quality, performance, and compatibility of the product using test automation
  • Promote and accelerate the usage and integration of our component by conducting training sessions, providing support, writing clear product documentation, and troubleshooting issues
  • Provide guides and direction to other engineers on development processes and product architecture
  • Review source codes contributed by other engineers
Minimum Qualifications

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skill
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of JavaScript
  • Experience in writing JavaScript library modules with cross-browser compatibility
  • Solid understanding in HTML & CSS
  • Proficient in writing automated tests with any testing framework
  • Proficient in working with distributed versioning control system
  • Team player who is willing to help and collaborate well with other team members
  • Great communication skill (written and spoken)
  • Degree in computer science or related field
Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience writing NodeJs library module
  • Knowledge in any of other programming language (Java/Ruby/Python)
  • Experience working with product analytics services (Google Analytics, Amplitude, Mixpanel, etc)
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