Software Engineer - Cloud Backend

Magic Leap

As a Software Engineer on the cloud team, you will be part of a team building cloud services to support Magic Leap devices and web-based applications. Our cloud engineers are responsible for their product(s) end to end. You will take requirements from our product team and: refine tasks, develop code, write tests, document, deploy, monitor and support.


  • Work with team members in an agile environment.
  • Participate in development planning and prioritization.
  • Work with other teams to define integration points and contracts.
  • Implement clean and well-commented code.
  • Write tests that run in the deployment pipelines.
  • Participate in code reviews.
  • Create and maintain continuous integration processes.
  • Implement and respond to system monitoring working with our SRE team.

Technical Qualifications:

  • 2+ years working with cloud: AWS, GCP or Kubernetes support environment
  • Understanding of cloud architecture: scalability, reliability, isolation, IAM, etc.
  • 2+ years of programing experience
  • Programming skills in high level languages: preferably Go
  • Experience with a variety of database technologies: MySQL, PostgreSQL and Redis
  • Understanding of containerization such as Docker.
  • Experience with queues and pubsub technologies.
  • Experience managing CI/CD pipelines.
  • An understanding of networking protocols such as: TCP/IP, DNS, TLS, SMTP, HTTP, REST and gRPC
  • Proficiency with Git
  • Understanding of cloud security best practices
  • Experience in private cloud or on-premise deployments is a bonus

Culture Based Qualifications:

  • Have a team first mentality
  • Work well with others: giving feedback and taking feedback in a constructive manner
  • Ability to multi-task and manage tasks with varying priorities
  • Comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders
  • Most of all, be able to: “Have fun and work hard”


  • BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Additional Information

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to Equal Employment Opportunities guidelines.

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  • November 23


  • Remote - USA and Canada

Job Type

  • Full-Time

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