Glynn Capital
Glynn Capital

Software Engineer - Engineering Productivity



Software Engineering
San Mateo, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, April 24, 2021
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 $360M in funding raised to date, Verkada has expanded rapidly with 15 offices across three continents, 1,600+ full-time employees and 17,000+ customers across 70+ countries, including 45 companies in the Fortune 500.
We are actively looking for a talented software engineer to join the Infrastructure team with a focus on engineering productivity and …Example projects include improving build time and dependency management in our monorepo, allowing engineers to quickly iterate locally on microservices, building fast and reliable testing framework, or standardizing logging and monitoring systems.


  • Make every engineer’s day-to-day productive and enjoyable!
  • Define engineering tooling roadmap
  • Own Kubernetes deployment and development tooling
  • Build various software and hardware testing frameworks
  • Provide technical support for engineers on other teams
  • Help with growing the team


  • Must have a BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science, or similar technical field of study
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in a similar position
  • Experience in at least one scripting language (preferably Python)
  • Experience and enthusiasm for learning about new technologies and tooling
  • Comfortable with working at the frontier of infrastructure and software development

Nice to have

  • Experience with one of the major cloud platforms (preferably AWS)
  • Experience using Kubernetes
  • Experience with Go
  • Experience managing a monorepo
  • Experience with Bazel or similar build systems
  • Experience with ArgoCD
  • Experience writing Kubernetes controllers

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
Verkada is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to be a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is support for members and allies of our internal communities like Women at Verkada, Pride at Verkada, Multicultural at Verkada, and Parents at Verkada.