Senior C++ / Core Agent Engineer (m/f/x)

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Our OneAgent enables customer applications to run faster, reliably, and securely. 

The OneAgent software is actively deployed across millions of customer environments today, monitoring critical customer applications in various programming languages and platforms. The “Core Agent” functionality is a crucial part of the Dynatrace Platform for automatic instrumentation which enables all supported platforms and languages.

This role plays a key part implementing changes, improvements, and new features to our Core Agent – working primarily in C++.

If you are passionate about development, high performance and understanding how things work at a low level, this is your chance for an exciting challenge in a fantastic team.

Your role

  • Further develop the core components of the leading Software Intelligence System, primarily written in C++
  • Designing and implementing new features as well as maintaining and
  • improving our huge code base
  • Coordinate with Developers, Product Management and SW Architects as a
  • team member of an agile development team
  • Collaborate with local and international development teams
  • Ensure product quality through comprehensive quality assurance measures
  • (Continuous Integration and Delivery)
  • Development of performance and availability monitoring solutions for various technologies (no Front-End development)
  • Analyze and understand of the inner workings of common frameworks through debugging, interrogation etc.

Preferred experience



  • Team player and pro-active person of action
  • Profound and professional C/C++ experience
  • Platform and low-level system knowledge for Linux, Windows, Solaris, or AIX
  • Understanding of and interest in Software Architecture and Design
  • Willingness to learn on the job and eager to learn innovative technologies
  • Basic understanding of cloud technologies is beneficial (containers, containerized environments, ...)
  • The ability to focus on details but keep the mind open for the whole ecosystem

Additional Information


  • A one-product software company creating real value for the largest enterprises and millions of end customers globally, striving for a world where software works perfectly
  • Working with the latest technologies and at the forefront of innovation in tech on scale; but also, in other areas like marketing, design, or research. 
  • Working models that offer you the flexibility you need, ranging from full remote options to hybrid ones combining home and in-office work. 
  • A team that thinks outside the box, welcomes unconventional ideas and pushes boundaries.  
  • An environment that fosters innovation, enables creative collaboration, and allows you to grow
  • A globally unique and tailor-made career development program recognizing your potential, promoting your strengths, and supporting you in achieving your career goals.  
  • A truly international mindset with Dynatracers from different countries & cultures all over the world, and English as the corporate language that connects us all 
  • A culture that is being shaped by the diverse personalities, expertise, and backgrounds of our global team.   

Compensation and rewards

  1. We offer attractive compensation packages and stock purchase options with numerous benefits and advantages.
  2. Due to legal reasons, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which is € 56,000 gross per year based on full-time employment. We offer a higher salary in line with qualifications and experience.

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Company Description

Dynatrace exists to make software work perfectly. Our platform combines broad and deep observability and continuous runtime application security with advanced AIOps to provide answers and intelligent automation from data. This enables innovators to modernize and automate cloud operations, deliver software faster and more securely, and ensure flawless digital experiences.

We're an equal opportunity employer and embrace all applicants. Dynatrace wants YOU—your diverse background, talents, values, ideas, and expertise. These qualities are what make our global team stronger and more seasoned. We're fueled by the diversity of our talented employees.

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