Mountain View, CA and Poznan, Poland

  • Modern Tech Stack
    Python, GraphQL, Hadoop, Java

Our Mission

Our mission is to empower organizations to protect, connect, and unlock all the value from their content. Egnyte is the only secure content platform built specifically for business. Egnyte delivers secure content collaboration, compliant data protection and simple infrastructure modernization; all through a single SaaS solution. Founded in 2007, Egnyte is privately held, headquartered in Mountain View, CA and supports thousands of businesses worldwide. Investors include Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, Caufield & Byers, CenturyLink and Seagate Technology. Egnyte's leadership team has a proven track record of building market-leading companies in the technology sector and brings decades of combined experience from Oracle, Cisco, EMC, VMware, Citrix, Riverbed, Brocade, RSA Security among others. With their oversight, Egnyte employees have been inspired to develop and market some of the most widely used and highly acclaimed solutions in the industry.

Tech Stack

At the core of Egnyte Connect service is a Distributed File System and as with any other File System, the most common user operations include listing folders and uploading/downloading files. Our monitoring tools indicate that as the adoption of newer Desktop App clients increases, the average list folder performance went up from 50 milliseconds(ms) to 70ms in some data center zones (we call them Pods). In the past few months, we’ve made scalability enhancements to fix this and to also handle the next growth spurt, without adding much additional hardware. Now, 70ms is not a bad response time for list folder API, but if it’s called 100-200 million times, then that number can go up quickly. Even a 10ms improvement in performance can save 1-2 billion ms a day. How do you optimize something that is already fast? Well, sometimes ideas cross-pollinate when working on unrelated problems. Some relevant scalability enhancements we worked on include: - Reduction of response size - Primary key change in file system tables - Check files first and then folder

Team Q&A

  • How do you use OCR on legacy data?


  • Egnyte in Media: BuzzFeed


  • Architecture Engineering


Core Values

You. Us. We. At Egnyte, we empower people to work better, smarter and faster together—from anywhere, on any device. Simply put, we help businesses manage the complex world of content and data management. Empower yourself. Empower others. Work at Egnyte. We have fun, we work hard, and most of all - we do it with integrity and respect for each other.

Vacation & Benefits

COMPENSATION Competitive salaries Stock options Retirement plan Employee referral program HEALTH 4-week PTO Medical, dental, & vision Life insurance Long & short term disability EAP Employer-matched FSA PERKS Flexible hours and vacation time Free snacks & drinks Gym, cell phone & travel reimbursement Happy hours Wellness events

Day in the Life

  • Structured onboarding
  • Great for parents
  • Globally distributed dev team

Software Engineer - Data

Mountain View, CA・Senior・Full Time


Frontend Software Engineer

Poznan, Poland・New Grad・Full Time

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