Senior Backend Engineer 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 integrations, containers, optimization, recommendation and automation features at Cloudability. As a Sr. Backend Engineer, you will work to grow and improve such capabilities. We are looking for a creative, results-driven developer who is excited about solving customer problems. Join us. Build something big with us.

The job:

  • Develop and enhance features that help customers make use of Cloudability data and recommendations within the core application and in partner applications and tools
  • Collaborate and invent with other teams within Cloudability to find solutions to challenging customer problems
  • Contribute to the product direction, specifically relating to optimization, integration and multi-cloud deployments
  • Mentor those with less experience and learn from everyone


The essentials:

  • Strong fundamentals writing software in mission critical, customer facing systems
  • Experience in or willingness to learn Java and Go
  • Commitment to software excellence in all things you produce
  • Understanding that communication with your team and stakeholders is a key responsibility

Bonus points:

  • Experience building features and web applications that rely upon internal and third-party APIs and common authentication mechanisms (OAuth, JWT, etc)
  • Experience with AWS, GCP or Azure
  • Experience with fundamentals of distributed systems (CAP theorem, fault tolerance, consensus protocols, etc.) and data modeling across storage engines (RDBMS, DynamoDB, etc.)


  • 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 health care, dental, and vision insurance for you and your dependents
  • Paid holidays/unlimited paid time off
  • 401K
  • 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.