AppD Software Engineer - Dynamic Languages

  • Location:
    San Francisco, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center
  • Job Id

About Us:  

Cisco AppDynamics is an application intelligence product that provides enterprises with the next generation of APM software to monitor, manage, analyze, and optimize customer experiences and the most complex software environments behind them.    

You will be joining the team that works on building APM solutions for monitoring NodeJS applications. This will require you to develop a deep understanding of how NodeJS and its associated frameworks/libraries work. 

Staying abreast with the evolutions in NodeJS ecosystem is key part of this role, so that our monitoring product can be evolved alongside. 

Finally, you will integrate the rich telemetry data collected from the customer's application into the AppDynamics platform to provide application insights.    

About You:  

Ideal candidates would possess most of the following skills:  

  • 2 or more years of software development experience in driving feature specific requirements to completion. 

  • Understanding of NodeJS application development.  

  • Competency in identifying deficiencies in existing design and implementation, or tests.  

  • Good problem solving skills.    

The following skills, although not required, are desirable:  

  • Experience working with one or more of Go, Python, and Ruby languages.  

  • Ability to work independently.  

  • Potential to drive decisions for deliverables and build team consensus on technical direction. 


  • Medical, dental, vision coverage  

  • 401k match (4.5%)  

  • Wellness perks (gym, hobbies, education, store discounts, personal finance)  

  • 4 weeks PTO, 5 days VTO, 14 holidays (including 1 birthday PTO and 1 floating holiday)  

  • Mandatory company shut down between Christmas and New Years 

  • Weekly catered breakfast and lunch, and all the snacks, fruits and drinks your heart desires, monthly happy hour events, and weekly massages  

  • Brand-new state of the art office in downtown San Francisco, centrally located near BART, Caltrain, Muni, the ferry, and a bike share station  

  • Free shuttle service and pre-tax commuter benefits