Senior Software Engineer - Cloud Services

  • Sonatype
  • Colombia
  • 02 Apr, 2024
Full time

Job Description

Sonatype is the software supply chain management company. We're on a mission to change how the world innovates by making software development easier. From running the world's largest repository of Java open-source components (Maven Central) to inventing componentized software development and then software supply chain management to creating the only solution that stops malicious open-source malware in its tracks, we're constantly leading the industry while helping thousands of customers manage open source every day.

Already used by 15 million developers, we have lofty goals for our technology to be in the hands of every engineering team. And we need you to do that. Join us!

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Our product development teams lead the ongoing evolution of multiple best-in-class products and services -- Nexus Repository and Nexus Lifecycle -- used by hundreds of thousands of developers, application security professionals, and legal staff across the world.

As a platform engineer, you will be a critical part of designing and delivering the next generation of cloud-based software and services, complimenting Sonatype’s market-leading supply chain and open-source software governance portfolio. You will develop the services and infrastructure needed to deliver critical customer-facing solutions on a massive scale. You will work closely with your teammates and product development to turn new and innovative ideas into reality.


What we are looking for

  • Software engineering experience: we primarily use Java and Golang
  • Database and data manipulation skills working with relational or non-relational models.
  • Deep curiosity for how things work and desire to make them better.
  • Knowledge and experience with infrastructure as code (i.e., Terraform, CloudFormation, or equivalent).
  • Knowledge and experience with AWS (compute, networking, security, and scaling).
  • Experience in developing distributed fault-tolerant services.
  • Experience with Docker.


Experiences and Skills that would be great to have

  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or other quantitative fields.
  • Experience with multi-region or hybrid cloud architectures.
  • Experience deploying to or managing Kubernetes clusters.
  • Experience with Identity Management and Authentication solutions.
  • Experience with messaging/streaming solutions such as SNS/SQS, Hazelcast, Kafka.
  • Experience working in a highly distributed environment, using modern collaboration tools to facilitate team communication.


Things that we are proud of

  • 2023 Fast Company Best Places for Innovators
  • 2023 Leader in Forrester-Wave for Software Compensation Analysis
  • 2023 Gartner's Magic Quadrant
  • 2023 Software Report's Top 100 Software Companies
  • 2023 BuiltIn Best Places to Work
  • 2022 Frost & Sullivan Technology Innovation Leader Award
  • 2022 PeerSpot Silver Peer Award in Software Composition Analysis
  • 2022 Tech Ascension Best DevOps Security Solution Award
  • 2022 NVCT Cyber Company of the Year
  • Company Wellness Week—We shut down company operations for a week to enable all employees to pursue personal growth and enjoy much-needed and deserved rest.
  • Diversity & Inclusion Working Groups
  • Parental Leave Policy
  • Paid Volunteer Time Off (VTO)

At Sonatype, we value diversity and inclusivity. We offer perks such as parental leave, diversity and inclusion working groups, and flexible working practices to allow our employees to show up as their whole selves. We are an equal-opportunity employer, and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please do not hesitate to let us know.