Software Engineer, Cloud & API



Software Engineering
Sydney, Australia
Posted on Monday, September 4, 2023

The database market is massive (IDC estimates it to be $121B+ by 2025!) and MongoDB is at the head of its disruption. At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading modern data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

We are seeking a full-stack engineer to join the MongoDB Cloud Team to work on our core product, Atlas. MongoDB Atlas is our Developer Data Platform. It allows customers to easily deploy fault-tolerant, secure, globally distributed applications powered by MongoDB.

As an engineer on the Cloud team, you will be developing software ranging from backend infrastructure to the Atlas UI. You will be responsible for features that straddle various projects with multiple languages and across different developer tools.

The ideal candidate for this role will have

  • Has 3+ years of experience building modern, scalable web applications
  • Has written backend systems in a compiled language (Java, C#, Go, etc.)
  • Has worked on single page front-end applications in a modern framework (React, Angular, etc.)
  • Always strives to expand their knowledge
  • Curious, collaborative and intellectually honest

Position Expectations

  • Work closely with product, design, and all of the engineers on your team to collectively build features that our customers love
  • Comfortable working across the stack of a modern web application
  • Adept at chasing down tough problems in a distributed systems environment
  • Can dive into frontend development occasionally
  • Always striving to expand their knowledge
  • Curious, collaborative and intellectually honest
  • Can take responsibility for the planning and execution of a major feature through the scoping and development process

Success Measures

  • A Software Engineer will be successful in this role when they:
  • Are open, honest and willing to contribute and collaborate with others
  • Develop confidence in finding their way across the platform
  • Can take responsibility for the planning and execution of a major feature through the scoping and spec’ing process
  • Are resolute in their approach to problem-solving, balancing the needs of their team with the willingness to get to the bottom of issues

To drive the personal growth and business impact of our employees, we’re committed to developing a supportive and enriching culture for everyone. From employee affinity groups, to fertility assistance and a generous parental leave policy, we value our employees’ wellbeing and want to support them along every step of their professional and personal journeys. Learn more about what it’s like to work at MongoDB, and help us make an impact on the world!

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