Tableau Software Senior Software Engineer, Subscription Licensing & Packaging in Palo Alto, California

Senior Software Engineer, Subscription Licensing & Packaging

Department: Engineering

Location(s): Palo Alto, CA

Tableau Software is a company on a mission. We help people see and understand their data. After a highly successful IPO in 2013, Tableau has become a market-defining company in the business intelligence industry. But don’t take our word for it—read what analysts like BARC and Gartner have to say about us. (Spoiler: You’ll find terms like “Leader” and “#1.”)

Tens of thousands of companies and organizations have chosen Tableau. From the executive suites of Fortune 500 companies to the jungles of Central America, from immunology research labs to high school robotics club meetings, our software can be found anywhere people have data and questions. Additionally, journalists, bloggers, and major media web sites have embraced our free product, Tableau Public, for its ability to help them share data online in the form of interactive visualizations. Check out all of our products at: at .

Tableau’s culture is casual and high-energy. We are passionate about our product and our mission and we are loyal to each other and our company. We value work/life balance, efficiency, simplicity, freakishly friendly customer service, and making a difference in the world. Tableau offers exceptional professional and financial growth potential.

To learn more about Tableau’s mission, please visit: at


What you’ll be doing…

Come join a fast-paced and tight-knit team delivering a global business-critical subscription platform. We are looking for a self-motivated and results-driven senior backend engineer to design and deliver mission critical, highly scalable, and reliable services. Our code base is primarily written in Java on the backend with TypeScript, ReactJS and Saltarelle on the front-end.

Some of the things you will be doing include…

  • Architect and deliver mission critical, highly scalable and reliable services that run 24x7

  • Tackle tough design and engineering problems.

  • Working cross-functionally to enable other teams use the services built by your team

Who you are… *LI-ZB1

  • Experienced. Experienced in designing and building distributed applications and scalable systems on cloud computing platforms like AWS, Azure etc.

  • Significant experience with object oriented design, coding, testing patterns, and programming languages (one or more of Java, C++, C# etc.)

  • At least 7+ years of experience in software engineering

  • Proponent of iterative development, ability to break large problems into smaller deliverable chunks.

  • Like working in an fast paced, agile, and collaborative environment

  • Relentlessly high standards . You have very high standards for yourself and you hold others accountable, too.

  • You are a recruiter! Tableau hires company builders and, in this role, you will be asked to be on constant lookout for the best talent to bring onboard to help us continue to build one of the best companies in the world!