Sr. Backend Software Engineer - Application Team
Boston/Remote Product Development
Job Type
Full-time
Description

At Wasabi, we’re a proven collection of pioneers, visionaries and disruptive doers. We see things differently than our competitors, and we make our mark in the industry by challenging the norm and delivering the unexpected and improbable. We’re a fast-growing company taking the Cloud Storage industry by storm and recognized as one of the best places to work in Boston. 


Wasabi hot cloud storage is a new class and category of cloud storage, breaking all traditional barriers and boundaries of storage with a disruptive value proposition of being 1/5th the cost of AWS S3, faster than the competition, with no fees for egress or API request and delivered as a single-tier solution. Cloud storage has never been so simple, so fast and so inexpensive. It’s all part of our vision to make cloud storage the next great global utility, just like electricity.


Role Description: Sr. Backend Software Engineer - Application Team


Role Purpose:

Wasabi is seeking a Software Engineer to join our Applications and Business Services software development team. In this role, you will use your knowledge of software design and development to help a team dedicated to building highly reliable, secure, scalable and innovative applications for Wasabi's hot cloud storage service. You should have expertise in agile software development, be able to collaborate with team members, and be a strategic problem-solver. You should also demonstrate excellent communication skills, an ability to connect with other engineers and developers, and have a solid foundation in software design. This role will report to the Senior Manager of Applications.


Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and improve application software
  • Contribute and drive idea generation for new application capabilities and bring them to fruition
  • Write clean, efficient, and maintainable code in addition to tests and documentation
  • Maintain a consistent level of communication between developers and the application stakeholders
  • Contribute to the improvement of the application team’s software and agile process
Requirements
  • 5+ years of software development experience, including building/scaling large throughput systems and maintaining backend resources for customer facing applications (APIs, Databases, etc.)
  • Nice to have 1+ years of hands-on Golang experience
  • Experience with web services and have an understanding of modern API best practices (HTTP, REST, Swagger, gRPC) 
  • Experience with SQL and developing applications with relational database technologies (MySQL is preferred) 
  • Familiarity with modern virtualization and containerization technologies (virtual machines, Docker, Kubernetes, etc) and public cloud environments (AWS, Azure, etc) 



Wasabi Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.