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Full-Time

Backend Software Engineer – University Graduate 2024

Posted on 6/18/2024

Verkada

Verkada

1,001-5,000 employees

Cloud-based physical security platform

Data & Analytics
Hardware

Compensation Overview

$120k - $280kAnnually

+ Sales Incentives + Discretionary Bonuses + Equity (RSUs)

Entry

San Mateo, CA, USA

Category
Backend Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Kubernetes
Agile
Python
Apache Kafka
Postgres
Terraform
Redis
REST APIs
Computer Vision
Requirements
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or similar technical field of study
  • Internship experience developing and launching products
  • Working knowledge of Python and/or Go
  • Comfortable working in an agile team software development environment
  • Familiarity with REST APIs, ability to read python server code a plus
Responsibilities
  • Build scalable distributed systems capable of handling high traffic from 100s of thousands of devices deployed around the world.
  • Work with high concurrency key-value storage systems (Redis, DynamoDB)
  • Work with Postgres relational databases
  • Work with logging and message passing technologies like Kafka and SQS
  • Deploy services via Terraform and Kubernetes
  • Develop large scale systems to interact with and configure products remotely.
  • Define and improve low-latency, high-throughput, high-reliability microservice architectures.
  • Design and develop features incorporating cutting edge computer vision
  • Design clean APIs and implement them using Python and/or Go.

Verkada provides a cloud-based B2B physical security platform integrating video security cameras, access control, environmental sensors, alarms, workplace, and intercoms, all managed through a single cloud-based software platform. The technology is designed for simplicity and scalability, providing real-time insights to enhance safety and minimize security risks and inefficiencies.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$444.3M

Headquarters

San Mateo, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

71%

Benefits

Generous company paid medical, dental & vision insurance coverage

Unlimited paid time off & 11 companywide paid holidays

Wellness allowance

Commuter benefits

Healthy lunches and dinners provided daily

Paid parental leave policy & fertility benefits