Sr. Software Engineer, Cloud Back End

Socom Technologies   •  

Aliso Viejo, CA

Industry: Business Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 374 days ago

Sr. Software Engineer


As a Sr. Software Engineer on the Cloud Engineering team, you’ll play a key role in the design and development of server-side applications for cloud automation on a large geographically distributed infrastructure.


  • Design and develop high-performance distributed systems which span many data centers around the world.
  • Debug and maintain critical systems that support the PlayStation Now game streaming stack.



  • BS in CS/CE or equivalent and 7+ years of relevant work experience
  • Knowledge of distributed architectures, parallel server design, and advanced networking
  • Experience programming using the following languages: Java/Golang (required), Python/JavaScript (nice to have)
  • Knowledge of Relational and NoSQL data stores (PostgreSQL, HBase, Hadoop, MongoDB, Redis, ElasticSearch, etc.)
  • Knowledge of messaging frameworks (Kafka, 0MQ, JMS, RabbitMQ, etc.)
  • Knowledge of streaming processing frameworks (Samza, Spark, Storm, Flink, etc.)
  • Knowledge of virtualization or container technologies (Ganeti, Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)
  • Programming best practices including unit testing, integration testing, static analysis, and code documentation
  • Familiar with Agile and other development best practices


Additional Attributes

  • Can work with both a small high-functioning teams or independently as needed
  • Great communication skills
  • Strong work ethic, willing to go the extra mile when required
  • Contributor to the open source community (i.e. Github, Stack Overflow, blogging, etc.)
  • Stays up to date with latest technologies (i.e. reads technology blogs, attends conferences, etc.)
  • Video gamer a plus