Software Engineer - Backend

United States - Remote / Atlanta, GA / Chicago, IL / Detroit, MI / Minneapolis, MN / Philadelphia / Tampa, FL / Arlington, VA / Columbus, OH / Austin, TX
Engineering – Software Engineering /
Full Time /
Are you ready to own something big? Automox is turning IT admins into IT heroes by replacing traditional tools with our award winning cloud-native endpoint management platform. Our product works autonomously and so do our teams. We value a ‘one team’ mentality where everyone’s unique skills contribute to an environment that encourages collaboration and ownership. At Automox you’re enabled to do your best work, grow your career, and have an impact that will be noticeable. WE ARE A_TOMOX… all that’s missing is U! 


You are a curious software developer who is dedicated to your craft and solving big problems; you write code that you are proud of and can hit the ground running with support from the team. You understand that SaaS software delivery necessitates innovation and speed of execution.  You want to be a part of a creative and enterprising team with challenging problems to solve. You pride yourself in owning problems but don’t want to work in a vacuum to solve them.  Collaborating with the team to come up with the best solution for your customer is what fuels your fire. If this sounds like you take a closer look at what this role entails.


    • Research, design, develop, and own solutions that facilitate communications with 1 million plus Automox agents deployed globally.
    • Lead by example by championing software development best practices, and writing well-designed code.
    • Extend, enhance, and evolve event driven services to provide new and exciting features in the Automox platform and in our endpoint software.
    • Contribute to continual improvement by testing, performance tuning, refactoring, usability improvements, and automation.
    • Produce detailed specifications, and contribute in all phases of the engineering lifecycle.
    • Operate with a quality-first mindset. Your approach to testing sets you apart from your peers.
    • Make data-driven decisions. You understand the impact of your development before it reaches production.


    • Programming experience in Golang or Java is required. That being said, the right candidate will leverage their extensive engineering background to be impactful in any language.
    • 2+ years of experience designing, developing, testing, and monitoring applications deployed in a high availability SaaS environment.
    • Experience building production applications in cloud environments (AWS or GCP).
    • Experience working as a Software Engineer on applications with continuous client connectivity is desired.
    • Enjoy scaling microservice architectures and large-scale event ingestion platforms. Have familiarity scaling websockets, real-time messaging systems (Kafka, MQTT), and non-relational database systems (DynamoDB), networking, DevOps.
    • Excellent communicator, thrives within a tightly knit, cross-functional remote team environment.

$90,000 - $140,000 a year
The base range above is part of a rich total compensation package that includes bonus, stock options and benefits. Actual earnings may be less or more depending on a candidate's direct experience, skills, industry knowledge, and location.
This position will be accepting applications from 3/13 - 5/3

We are a fully distributed company and have remote workers throughout the United States.
***Note: We currently don't hire in Colorado, California, Seattle area, or New York metro***

✅ Must be able to pass a federal, state, county background check
✅ Complete a local in-person verification

Automox is the cloud-native IT operations platform for modern organizations. Our award-winning answer to modern IT operations and best-in-class results earned Automox four straight quarters of record growth. We are now trusted by more than 2,500 leading companies and MSPs worldwide, including NASA, Yale, Xerox, Allbirds, and Unicef. It makes it easy to keep every endpoint automatically configured, patched, and secured – anywhere in the world. The future of IT Operations is cloud-native – and right now. Will you join us?

TOTAL REWARDS: Thrive with Us
Beyond the Status Quo
🇺🇸 Work from almost anywhere in the USA***
💵Competitive Salary
📈Equity for Full-Time Employees
🏦 401K Match
🏝Flexible PTO, generous sick time policy
👋🏽$20 a month to connect virtually with colleagues

Health & Wellness
🩺 Comprehensive Health Plans with generous employer contributions
🩺100% Company-paid Short Term/Long Term Disability and Life Insurance
🩺 Company HSA Contribution: $100-$150-$200 per month based on tier
🩺 Gender Affirmation Coverage

Happiness & Well-Being
🎁 $50 per month Lifestyle Spending Account
💻 Internet Reimbursement - $50/month
🗄 $750 Home office stipend
👨‍👧‍👦 $10k Adoption Benefit
🤰🏽Comprehensive Family Planning Coverage

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse company. Automox is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, or any legally protected status.

We are not able to sponsor work visas for this position at this time.