Senior Software Engineer, Backend

Atlanta, GA - Remote /
Engineering /
Full Time
About JumpCloud
Do you enjoy solving challenging problems using the latest technologies within a great team? Is knowing your work will be highly visible and mission critical a key component for the next step in your career? At JumpCloud, we’re looking for best-in-class talent to help define the future of modern identity and device management from the ground up.

JumpCloud’s mission is to Make Work Happen®, providing simple, secure access to corporate technology resources from any device, or any location. The JumpCloud Directory Platform gives IT, security operations, and DevOps a single, cloud-based solution to control and manage employee identities, their devices, and apply conditional access controls based on Zero Trust principals. JumpCloud has a global user base of more than 100,000 organizations, with over 3,000 customers including, Grab, ClassPass, Uplight, Beyond Finance and Foursquare. JumpCloud is backed by BlackRock, General Atlantic, OpenView, and Foundry Group.

What you’ll be doing:

We’re looking for senior software engineers with a passion for building reliable APIs to be the next members of our awesome engineering team. JumpCloud is focused on delivering cloud-based directory services requiring inventive problem solving around identity, authentication, security, and cloud scaling.

As a senior engineer on our foundational services engineering team you’ll assist in developing software and architecture to improve availability, scalability, and performance. You’ll be using a number of different technologies, including NodeJS and Golang, and containerized orchestration platforms such as Nomad with Consul and Vault. The systems you will help build will become the backbone of the JumpCloud Platform, including LDAP and Radius as-a-service. Your seniority will be required for architecting highly-available distributed systems, while ensuring performance, scalability, and security needs are met. 
We're solving complex problems in the cloud using the latest and greatest technologies like MongoDB, Postgres, Golang, Docker, ELK Stack, Redis, etc. But wait, you haven’t used those technologies? No worries: we’re open-minded and we believe that good engineering is not technology specific.

We're looking for...

    • 1-3 years of programming experience in Golang, and/or NodeJS.
    • 5-8 years of professional experience building enterprise applications
    • Advanced experience working with and building RESTful APIs
    • Willingness to learn and embrace new technologies, languages, and frameworks (we will test your programming skills with a take home exercise)
    • Experience architecting highly available distributed systems
    • Comfortable with Linux or OSX as a desktop development environment.
    • Database experience is required, including relational and non-relational databases.
    • Strong team player that wants to win together. We are a tight-knit team that’s constantly working together
    • Strong communication skills.

Bonus points if you have...

    • Experience running and configuring LDAP or Radius services
    • Docker and container orchestration experience (Kubernetes or Nomad)
    • Consul & service mesh experience
In accordance with the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the approximate annual compensation range for this role is $136,000-$179,000, including base salary and any related bonuses or commissions.  JumpCloud provides comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance, short and long term disability, life insurance and 401k benefits.  We have an unlimited vacation policy.

Where you’ll be working 
All our roles are remote in the U.S. unless otherwise specified.  Our Headquarters is in the Denver/Boulder, CO area. Once we reopen our offices you will have the opportunity to remain fully remote (in the U.S.), work from one of our office locations (CO only currently) or flex your time. 

Why JumpCloud?  
If you thrive working in a fast, SaaS-based environment and you are passionate about solving challenging technical problems, we look forward to hearing from you! JumpCloud is an incredible place to share and grow your expertise! You’ll work with amazing talent across each department who are passionate about our mission. We’re out of the box thinkers, so your unique ideas and approaches for conceiving a product and/or feature will be welcome. You’ll have a voice in the organization as you work with a seasoned executive team, a supportive board and in a proven market that our customers are excited about.  

Please submit your résumé and brief explanation about yourself and why you would be a good fit for JumpCloud.  Please note JumpCloud is not accepting third party resumes at this time.   

We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.