Staff Software Engineer

Application Development

Posted on 3/29/2024



201-500 employees

Computer vision-based parking and payment solutions

Data & Analytics
AI & Machine Learning
Real Estate
Consumer Goods

Compensation Overview

$170k - $230kAnnually

+ Stock Options + Bonus Plans


Seattle, WA, USA

Required Skills
  • MS or BS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • 10+ years of software engineering experience
  • Professional exposure to development of large-scale, high quality systems and software products, preferably in high volume consumer facing applications
  • Working knowledge of Scala, Java or other languages that run on the JVM and support functional programming concepts
  • Experience building distributed systems using SOA, microservices, event driven architectures and related technologies and paradigms
  • Deep understanding of agile engineering processes that support the entire software development life cycle, including TDD/BDD, CI/CD and related build/test/deploy processes
  • Experience with database technologies, especially MySQL/RDS and solutions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a proven ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences
  • Hands-on experience with container technologies and infrastructure as code techniques would be a plus
  • Previous experience working inside innovative, high-growth environments also a plus
  • Preferred local to the New York, Santa Monica or Seattle areas
  • Design, implement and maintain the backend services that make up the Metropolis mobility platform
  • Be a key part of the entire development lifecycle, including ideation and identifying requirements
  • Moderate technical discussions, evaluate new techniques and ensure our platform is constantly evolving and improving
  • Leverage best practices in automation testing and deployment to enable rapid iteration and launch of new features
  • Help build a culture where bugs and mistakes in Production are treated as opportunities to improve the platform
  • Be a key part of hiring engineers and setting the culture with Metropolis Engineering
  • Ensure that the systems we build are highly available and scalable
  • Work directly with our partners and build solutions that seamlessly integrate their products with the Metropolis platform

Metropolis utilizes computer vision and machine learning to revolutionize parking, eliminating the need for cash, credit cards, or tickets. The company is also exploring technology for enabling "checkout-free" experiences in physical spaces, enhancing the overall parking and payment experience.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



Santa Monica, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth