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Senior C/C++ Engineer Chennai, India

Senior C/C++ Engineer Description

EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

We are looking for a talented and motivated Senior C++ Engineer to join our development team. As a C++ Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in designing, implementing, and maintaining high-performance software applications. Your expertise in C++ programming will contribute to the development of cutting-edge solutions that power our products and services.



  • Object Oriented Design Principles
  • Multithreading
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Design Patterns
  • STL or Boost
  • Unit Testing
  • Linux


  • Participate in the full-cycle development process: estimate, design, implement, test, and deploy
  • Collaborate with the team to review code and ensure code quality
  • Integrate with other clients' systems and applications
  • Clarify requirements by communicating with customers
  • Drive the collaboration process with other team members to ensure the timely delivery of high-quality software


  • 5-9 years of experience in C/C++ development on Linux or Unix multicore environments
  • 3+ years of experience in developing applications using C++, preferably backend systems with any sort of IPC
  • Proficient in C++98 codebase and knowledge of how to refactor existing C++98 code and implement new features by utilizing best practices from the latest standards (C++11/14/17)
  • Familiarity with multithreading
  • Knowledge of Java and/or Python is a plus
  • Working knowledge and understanding of networking on all levels, with emphasis on high-level protocols: RPC/SOAP/HTTP
  • Working knowledge of basic SQL, ability to work out more complex nested queries is a plus
  • Familiarity with STL or Boost or any portable library and understanding of the concepts
  • Ability to quickly understand a large codebase
  • Strong debugging skills in a Unix environment
  • Comfortable using the command line in a Linux environment to analyze issues/basic knowledge of how to collect information on a process

Nice to have

  • Experience with CORBA or gRPC or similar technologies
  • Experience working with custom XML-based custom communication protocols/DTD (Document type definition)
  • Experience writing unit tests
  • Knowledge of GCP/AWS
  • Knowledge of Java/Python

We offer

  • Opportunity to work on technical challenges that may impact across geographies
  • Vast opportunities for self-development: online university, knowledge sharing opportunities globally, learning opportunities through external certifications
  • Opportunity to share your ideas on international platforms
  • Sponsored Tech Talks & Hackathons
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Possibility to relocate to any EPAM office for short and long-term projects
  • Focused individual development
  • Benefit package:
    • Health benefits
    • Retirement benefits
    • Paid time off
    • Flexible benefits
  • Forums to explore beyond work passion (CSR, photography, painting, sports, etc.)



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