Senior Software Engineer - 100% REMOTE

Research, Development & Cloud Operations United States

Senior Software Engineer - 100% REMOTE


Who We Are:

CrashPlan® provides peace of mind through easy-to-use, automatic endpoint data backup. We help organizations recover from any worst-case scenario, whether it is a disaster, simple human error, a stolen laptop, ransomware or an as-of-yet undiscovered calamity. We continue to innovate as the landscape of work evolves, which makes CrashPlan foundational to organizations’ data security. What starts as endpoint backup and recovery becomes a solution for ransomware recovery, breaches, migrations, and legal holds. 


Position Summary:

We are recruiting for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team.  In this role, you will be focusing on back end server side development and working on our custom built data storage engine and platform. This product is the heart of the CrashPlan business and involves working with code that processes Petabytes of data every day.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Designing and implementing code for assigned projects, both independently and with teammates, taking into account needs for monitoring, supportability, and testability.
  • Writing unit and integration tests for your team's code.
  • Testing, debugging, and troubleshooting all across the CrashPlan technology stack.
  • Documenting code and design, and reviewing code and design docs from others.
  • Demoing progress on team deliverables.
  • Participating in story mapping and sizing sessions for small to medium-size product features.
  • Synthesizing requirements into cohesive designs, identifying gaps and contradictions.
  • Helping to mentor and guide more junior staff.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or related discipline and/or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience working in a similar role, including experience with object oriented development, testing frameworks used in JVM development platforms,, and/or experience with data repository technologies
  • Experience working with Java and/or Kotlin
  • Demonstrated experience with continuous integration and deployment (CICD) concepts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Programing experience with Python, go, and/or TypeScript
  • Experience with AWS services
  • Worked and/or contributed to open-source software


CrashPlan values workplace diversity and ensuring an environment of mutual respect. Employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regards to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic information, or any other category protected by law. We believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer