Software Development Engineer

Toronto, ON
Engineering /
Full Time /
On-site
About the Job & Shakudo

At Shakudo, we are building the world’s first operating system for data and AI. We use the term operating system in the truest sense of the word. Like iOS, Windows and Linux, Shakudo’s end-to-end OS offers ever-evolving, automatically operated, best-of-breed open-source components tailored to each business's unique needs.


As we continue to grow, Shakudo seeks a Software Engineer with extensive experience in Kubernetes and backend development. In this role, you can expect to play a crucial role in development, testing, and maintenance of our core platform features, as well as creating production-level machine learning applications. The role requires a strong commitment to code quality and cross-functional collaboration as well as a deep sense of ownership.

Shakudo’s team culture is supportive and collaborative. We work jointly toward our mission, with a focus on being good partners and helping the team succeed, enabling us to solve more complex problems.

What You’ll Do

    • Develop robust, production-critical code for a multi-threaded environment
    • Own the software validation process, encompassing unit tests, integration tests, and live testing.
    • Work in a fast-paced environment, cross-functionally with product management and design teams.
    • Primary technologies: Kubernetes, Helm, Typescript, Python, AWS, GCP, Azure, Prisma, TypeGraphQL.
    • Secondary technologies: Terraform, Go, Dockerfile, Bash, SQL, Python

What You’ll Bring

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Mathematics.
    • 3+ years experience in backend development.
    • 3+ years experience with building full-stack micro-services using Typescript or Python.
    • Preferred: Experience with ML technologies (TensorFlow, PyTorch, Scikit-Learn).
    • Preferred: Experience with distributed computing and data engineering technologies (Spark, Dask, Ray).
    • Preferred: experience working with Kubernetes and SaaS startup experience
Shakudo is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply. We foster diversity and inclusivity and welcome applications from a broad range of backgrounds and experiences.