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Senior / Lead Software Engineer | $2bn IoT Startup

Job Title: Senior / Lead Software Engineer | $2bn IoT Startup
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco
Salary: $190k + Equity
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
Contact Name: Kiel O'Mara
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

My client is a very well funded IoT startup, rapidly expanding to a <$2bn valuation in two years. They have built a seriously impressive engineering team, with a global reach, working on some of the most exciting technology around, in a rapidly expanding field.

I am in the market for a Lead (or Senior who wants to step-up) SWE, with a wealth of knowledge of cloud technologies. You will be responsible for developing and maintaining the entire company cloud services and infrastructure.

What You'll Do

  • Design and build core backend services, to sure up the globally distributed, ever-expanding infrastructure needed to support tens of millions of connected devices
  • Work with a world-class team, collaborating to build secure, scalable software
  • Help to mentor more junior engineers, use your experience to make informed decisions on the right route to go

What You'll bring:

  • Strong experience with Python in a high-profile environment
  • At least 4 years' experience with enterprise level back-end engineering
  • Expert with cloud technologies - Primarily AWS (experience with Azure, Google is great)
  • Significant experience creating scalable, distributed services
  • Deep understanding of cloud security fundamentals
  • Experience with BI & NoSQL databases (Amazon Redshift, Cassandra, Vertica etc.)
  • Hands-on experience with Container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos)

On Offer:

  • Salary up to $190k base 
  • Awesome Benefits
  • Sizable Equity