Senior Backend Software Engineer - Java at Cloudability
Boulder, CO, US
Cloudability is a cloud-focused startup trying to change the way companies measure, monitor, and analyze their infrastructure. With offices in Portland, OR and Boulder, CO, we are a growing team that works closely together. We move fast, and we enjoy what we do. Thousands of companies across the globe use our platform to track cloud usage and optimization.

Our engineers are passionate about technology. We thrive when solving intense technical challenges. Our Boulder teams focus on the optimization, recommendation and automation features at Cloudability. As a Sr. Backend Engineer, you will work on the next generation of optimization features. We are looking for a creative, results-driven developer who is excited about using data to solve difficult problems. Join us. Build something big with us.

The job:

Build machine learning models that power recommendation and optimization features

Design and implement infrastructure forecasting capabilities

Build scalable backend services capable of processing petabytes of data

Help evolve our growing Java-based microservices architecture

Mentor junior engineers

The essentials:

Strong fundamentals writing software in mission critical, customer facing systems

Experience in or willingness to learn Java

Experience with fundamentals of distributed systems (CAP theorem, fault tolerance, consensus protocols, etc.)

Comfortable working with data to form hypotheses and create products (querying, metrics, analysis)

Commitment to software excellence in all things you produce

Bonus points:

Understanding of data modeling across numerous types of storage engines including column-oriented stores, DynamoDB and RDBMS

Formal or practical background with machine learning

Experience with AWS, GCP or Azure

And for your efforts, we happily provide:

A competitive full-time salary and stock options - we want you to be excited to be a part of a startup, not starve

Fully paid healthcare, dental, and vision insurance for you and your dependents

Paid holidays/unlimited paid time off


Flexible work schedule

Transportation expenses covered - parking or EcoPass

Wellness benefit

Yoga classes on/offsite

Tuesday lunches and all kinds of other snacks; really great coffee (important!)

Friday Happy Hour and other awesome company events