C++ Developer

CarboniteProduct Development 3-5 Years

Technologies

JavaScript, C++, C#, Python, SQL

Job Description

The Endpoint Engineering team is responsible for Carbonite’s core products. The solutions we build are installed on over 1.5 million machines worldwide and backup petabytes of data to the cloud. We like solving big problems and we are looking for an Engineer to be the responsible for design, development and enhancement of Endpoint products. The ideal candidate has a desire to dig into complex issues and hit the ground running.

As a Software Engineer on the Endpoint team, you will be part of the team that is driving Carbonite’s success. The code you write will be used by millions of people. You will have the opportunity to help us choose key technologies and drive critical design decisions for our Windows and Mac products. You will work with an outstanding group of peers and you will be part of an agile team that is continuously improving.

Specific Objectives and Responsibilities:

Your First Six Months:

Develop a solid understanding of the architecture of the Endpoint server backup product
Build and debug Carbonite’s flagship Safe products (Windows/Mac C++)
Take an issue all the way through our process of development, testing, through release
Work with quality assurance resources to automate testing
Triage and develop solutions for issues escalated from Operations to our team
Participate and contribute on a collaborative agile team
Six to Twelve Months and Beyond:
Lead a major project and guide the team on implementation tasks
Analyze and address complex issues/projects on Windows/Mac application stacks
Work with customer service and operations to understand issues
Champion and demo enhancements to team
Develop solid knowledge of continuous integration environment
Propose enhancements to internal processes and application stack

Key Challenges to Overcome:

For a developer on our team, it is key to internalize the values of developing robust, testable, automated, scalable software. The key driver for this team is to protect our customer’s data and all our development should reflect that goal.

Success Factors:

What will make you successful at Carbonite:

A track record of good judgment and decision-making in positions with significant responsibilities
Highly autonomous and able to independently identify high value projects and drive them completion
The ability to articulate and defend an informed opinion on important topics
Demonstrated leadership in working with cross-functional teams
High degree of comfort with complex technical environments

Skills & Experience:

A Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or equivalent
5+ years of relevant experience
Experience in developing and debugging multi-threaded distributed applications
Significant development experience with C++
Experience with JavaScript, Python or similar scripting language
Production experience with Continuous Integration
Experience working with SQL Server
Experience with agile development processes
Experience developing on Windows and or Mac is a plus
Experience with C# and or Azure is a plus

Company Overview:

Carbonite was launched with a clear goal: Provide easy-to-use, secure and affordable online backup to the consumer market. Today we are a leading provider of data protection, with a comprehensive portfolio of solutions purpose-built for consumers, small and midsized businesses with a global network of partners including VARs, MSPs and OEMs.

 

Together with Webroot—acquired by Carbonite in 2019—we provide end-to-end data resilience. Our company vision is to safeguard people and businesses from the cost and consequences of data loss and cyber threats. We deliver on that vision with powerful antivirus protection plus easy-to-use backup and recovery services.

 

Our business requires top talent. We foster a thriving, dynamic environment rich with inventive minds and entrepreneurial spirit. From engineering to sales and marketing, operations and customer support, our 1600 employees are empowered and encouraged to build their careers at Carbonite.

 

We pride ourselves on hiring standout candidates who shine in a workplace that encourages collaboration and teamwork. Carbonite is growing fast, and we’re currently looking for talented candidates around the globe.  Are you ready to grow with us?

 

Carbonite, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer does not discriminate based upon race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. Upon request, accommodations will be made available during the recruitment process for applicants with a disability. If you require accommodations, we will work with you to provide or arrange for the provision of suitable accommodation wherever possible. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

 

Posted On

November 1, 2019