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2023-43437 -

Principal Engineer

Location(s): Bengaluru, India
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Company Overview

Intuit is a global technology platform that helps consumers and small businesses overcome their most important financial challenges. Serving more than 100 million customers worldwide with TurboTax, Credit Karma, QuickBooks, and Mailchimp, we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to prosper. We never stop working to find new, innovative ways to make that possible.

Job Overview

Intuit is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Principal Software Engineer to join our team of innovators. As a Principal Engineer at Intuit, you will be responsible for driving innovation across a number of interdependent engineering teams. You will work closely with product management and design to develop new products and features that will revolutionize the way people manage their finances. You will also be responsible for contributing to Intuit-wide architecture decisions, ensuring that our products are scalable, reliable, and secure.

If you are passionate about innovation, and have a proven track record of success in leading and delivering complex technical projects, we encourage you to apply for this position. We are looking for someone who isn't afraid to take risks and who's always looking for new ways to improve our products and services.

Qualifications

We would like to see the following experience:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent work experience. Design and Architecture experience preferred
  • 10+ years’ experience designing and leading design for web, software, or mobile applications
  • Experience with cloud or SaaS, big data, analytics, AI or machine learning
  • Boundaryless leadership experience: Applying the nuances of influencing based on the situation; knowing when to push and when to ease; Driving through designs, ideas, and roadmaps
  • Excellent communication skills: Demonstrated ability to present to all levels of leadership, including executives
  • Expertise with modern technology stacks, microservices, public cloud, and programming languages, such as : GraphQL, REST, JavaScript, CSS, React, Java, Kotlin, serverless technologies, distributed systems, SDLC, and persistence technologies
  • Expertise with Agile Development
  • 5+ years of experience designing complex distributed systems, management products, or business applications.
Leadership Qualifications:
  • You have experience leading multiple teams on various projects across the organization that have high visibility with extreme impact. You have a strong track record of effectively managing and coordinating cross-functional global teams to deliver high-quality results on time and within budget. You are able to build strong relationships with stakeholders across the organization, and are able to effectively communicate project objectives, progress, and risks to senior management.
  • You have a strategic mindset and are able to think critically about complex problems, identifying innovative solutions that drive business value. You are able to lead change initiatives and drive organizational transformation, leveraging your strong leadership skills to inspire and motivate team members to embrace change and drive innovation.
  • You are committed to continuous learning and development, staying up-to-date on industry trends and best practices, and are always looking for ways to improve your own skills and knowledge. You have a passion for coaching and mentoring others, and are committed to developing the next generation of leaders within your organization

Responsibilities

In this role you will:
  • Drive design and implementation of durable ‌software solutions that will solve critical customer problems. Help ensure key non-functional requirements are met (including security, availability, performance, scale, quality,)
  • Drive innovation across a number of interdependent engineering teams
  • Contribute to Intuit-wide architecture decisions
  • Research, evaluate, and implement state-of-the-art technology (including open source, third party). Stay abreast of mobile, SaaS, and PaaS trends and standards. Recommend best practices, and share learning.
  • Contribute to Intuit-wide architecture decisions
  • Coach and mentor other engineers in process and methodologies. Provide perspective on leading industry trends, recommendations on new and emerging technologies, technology prototypes, patent proposals, and engineering process improvements
  • Actively stay abreast of AI technology trends and Intuit's initiatives in this area
  • Drive strategic architecture planning to evolve technology stacks for developer velocity improvement and incremental customer value
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"It’s important to always strive for improvement, even if you’re already in a good place."
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Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
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Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
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Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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Natalie Intuit employee
"I really felt drawn to Intuit because it's a place where I feel like I can make super meaningful impact on customers’ lives and their day-to-day. Finances are tricky and it’s emotional and stressful, and if I can help lift that burden off of someone, I feel like it’s worth it."
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Conrad Intuit employee
"Working at Intuit is satisfying because our goal is not to get customers to spend as much time on our products. We want to make their financial lives easier whether it's filling out taxes or helping small businesses operate. It's a great combination of experimenting with new technology while also staying close to tangible problems for real people."
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Joylyn Intuit employee
"Designing at Intuit feels special because we're not just making things to make things. We're tackling real, consequential financial problems voiced by small businesses, self-employed, and individuals around the world. I'm grateful to have such a worthy and motivating mission when I go to work – powering prosperity around the world."
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Conrad Intuit employee
"Working at Intuit is satisfying because our goal is not to get customers to spend as much time on our products. We want to make their financial lives easier whether it's filling out taxes or helping small businesses operate. It's a great combination of experimenting with new technology while also staying close to tangible problems for real people."
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Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
Emily at work
Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
Troy at work
Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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Natalie Intuit employee
"I really felt drawn to Intuit because it's a place where I feel like I can make super meaningful impact on customers’ lives and their day-to-day. Finances are tricky and it’s emotional and stressful, and if I can help lift that burden off of someone, I feel like it’s worth it."
Emily at work
Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands out about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
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Heather Intuit employee
"By feeding our customers' data through machine learning algorithms, we uncover valuable insights that empower millions of customers to feel more confident about their financial future."
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Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
Troy at work
Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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Jake Intuit employee
"We use the latest Native frameworks for iOS and Android to deliver a truly delightful mobile-first experience for our customers. I love that we're enabling millions of customers to improve their financial health, all under a world-class mobile experience."
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Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
Emily at work
Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands out about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
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Breaunna Intuit employee
"It's a great feeling knowing that when you push out a new feature or fix, our customers notice it and really love the work that we do! Here at Intuit, not only do we have the freedom to work with the newest technologies, but we value solving challenging financial problems for our customers above everything else."
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Chelsia Intuit employee
"One of my favorite aspects of this role is that my work is helping small business owners achieve their business goals by solving complex financial problems. It's gratifying to know that the work that I'm doing directly impacts consumers and makes their lives easier so that they can focus their energy on growing their business."
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Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."

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