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Verkada

Verkada

Software Engineering
San Mateo, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Who We Are

Verkada is the largest cloud-based B2B physical security platform company in the world. Only Verkada offers six product lines — video security cameras, access control, environmental sensors, alarms, workplace and intercoms — integrated with a single cloud-based software platform.
Designed with simplicity and scalability in mind, Verkada gives organizations the real-time insight to know what could impact the safety and comfort of people throughout their physical environment, while empowering them to take immediate action to minimize security risks, workplace frustrations and costly inefficiencies.
Founded in 2016 with more than $460M in funding raised to date, Verkada has expanded rapidly with 16 offices across three continents, 1,700+ full-time employees and 20,000+ customers across 70+ countries.

Overview

As a Senior Software Engineer on this team, you will help architect, design, and develop projects targeted at making Verkada’s infrastructure the most reliable and cost-efficient while scaling to millions of connected devices. Example projects include rolling out a service mesh or designing a cost-efficient service ingesting and storing terabytes of video footage. You'll have the opportunity to lead cross-team efforts, mentor your team members, and establish engineering best practices across the entire organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify and lead critical efforts related to scalability, reliability and efficiency;
  • Influence the features and direction of our platform with your own ideas;
  • Provide technical support for engineers on team;
  • Align with product and org objectives, and coordinate with cross-functional teams on delivering key results.

Requirements:

  • Must have a BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science, or similar technical field of study
  • Experience and enthusiasm for learning about new infrastructure products, features, and strategies
  • Comfortable with working at the frontier of infrastructure and software development
  • Experience in Python and/or Go
  • Experience with one of the major cloud platforms (preferably AWS)
  • Strong written and verbal communications

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Terraform
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience with a service mesh such as Istio

Perks & Benefits:

  • Generous company paid medical, dental & vision insurance coverage
  • Unlimited paid time off & 11 companywide paid holidays
  • Wellness allowance
  • Commuter benefits
  • Healthy lunches and dinners provided daily
  • Generous paid parental leave policy & fertility benefits

Pay Disclosure

At Verkada, we want to attract and retain the best employees, and compensate them in a way that appropriately and fairly values their individual contribution to the company. With that in mind, we carefully consider a number of factors to determine the appropriate starting pay for an employee, including their primary work location and an assessment of a candidate’s skills and experience, as well as market demands and internal parity. This estimate can vary based on the factors described above, so the actual starting annual base salary may be above or below this range. This estimate is also just one component of Verkada’s total rewards package. A Verkada employee may be eligible for additional forms of compensation, depending on their role, including sales incentives, discretionary bonuses, and/or equity in the company in the form of Restricted Stock Units (RSUs).

Estimated Annual Pay Range
$130,000$280,000 USD

Verkada Is An Equal Opportunity Employer

As an equal opportunity employer, Verkada is committed to providing employment opportunities to all individuals. All applicants for positions at Verkada will be treated without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.