Senior Software Engineer, Platform



Software Engineering
United States
Posted on Thursday, February 15, 2024
Matterport, Inc. (Nasdaq: MTTR) is leading the digital transformation of the built world. Our groundbreaking spatial data platform turns buildings into property intelligence data to make nearly every space more valuable and accessible. Millions of buildings in more than 177 countries have been transformed into immersive Matterport digital twins to improve every part of the building lifecycle from planning, construction, and operations to documentation, appraisal and marketing. Learn more at matterport.com and browse a gallery of digital twins.
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About the Role:
Are you a Senior Software Engineer seeking a new career step where you can invent? Take a look at our Platform Enterprise team, where you’ll be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining scalable backend systems for the Matterport Platform which serves Billions of requests a month. The ideal candidate is an individual who thrives on new challenges, possesses a strong engineering background, and has a drive to invent.

What you will do:

  • Design, architect, and develop robust, scalable, and high-performance systems and APIs.
  • Write clean, well-documented, and reusable code that adheres to coding standards.
  • Lead technical discussions and provide input on design decisions.
  • Collaborate cross functionally across the group to find technical solutions to complex problems.
  • Implement best practices for code quality, maintainability, and scalability.
  • Optimize the systems for performance, reliability, and security.
  • Perform code reviews and provide constructive feedback to ensure high code quality and adherence to coding standards.
  • Stay current with emerging technologies and industry trends.

Who you are:

  • 5+ years of experience as a software engineer.
  • Proficiency with object oriented programming language (e.g., Kotlin, Java, C#).
  • Strong understanding of backend frameworks and technologies (e.g., Spring, Kafka, Elasticsearch,GraphQL/REST).
  • Experience designing and implementing APIs and microservices architectures.
  • Solid understanding of database systems (e.g. PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle) and proficiency in writing efficient SQL queries.
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Experience with containerization technologies like Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Bonus points: Proficiency in front-end technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and modern JavaScript frameworks (e.g., React, Angular, Vue.js).
  • Bonus points: Solid understanding of NoSql database (e.g. FoundationDB, CouchDB)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
  • We want to hear from you! We are looking to build the best team of people who will be empowered to do their best work. If you have what it takes, but don’t necessarily meet every bullet in the job description we encourage you to apply.

Perks & Benefits

  • Comprehensive health plans* – 100% of premiums covered for employees & 88% of dependent premiums for US employees
  • Flexible Time Off for Exempt Employees/Generous PTO plan for Non-Exempt Employees – Take time to rest, relax and explore! Plus we offer Summer Fridays!
  • 401k, Company ownership in the form of RSU’s & ESPP Program
  • *Medical and retirement benefits vary by Country
    For more detail visit www.matterport.com/careers
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At Matterport, we don’t just accept differences, we celebrate them and recognize the value they bring to our customers and employees. Matterport is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and works to create and support diversity at Matterport. Equal opportunity and consideration are afforded to all qualified applicants and employees. We won’t unlawfully discriminate on the basis of gender, identity or expression, race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, and any other category protected by law. We are committed to providing employees with a work environment that provides a sense of inclusion and belonging and is free of discrimination and harassment. We also consider all qualified candidates regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.
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