Canoo Technologies Inc.

Sr. Cloud Backend Engineer

ID
2022-2806
Category
Software Engineering
Type
Full Time
Location : Location
US-TX-Justin
Telecommute
No

About Canoo

Canoo’s mission is to bring EVs to Everyone and build a world-class team to deploy this sustainable mobility revolution. We have developed breakthrough electric vehicles that are reinventing the automotive landscape with pioneering technologies, award-winning designs, and a unique business model that spans all owners in the full lifecycle of the vehicle. Canoo is starting production and is distinguished by its pioneering and experienced team of technologists, engineers, and designers. With offices around the country, the company is scaling quickly and seeking candidates who love to challenge themselves, are motivated by purpose, and possess a strong desire to get things done.

 

The “Canoo Way”

 

Canoo’s success is the direct result of our disciplined application of our core operating principles and drills, which are based on three main principles: Think 80/20 (“Important versus less important”), Act 30/30 (“Reduce waste and increase output”), and Live 90/10 (“We have each other’s back”). We hire based on “MET” - Mindset, Equipment and willingness to Train - and seek individuals that take accountability and deliver results while being Humble, Hungry to succeed, and Hunting for opportunities to win. We train our team to engage with each other by modulating between their intellect (iQ) and emotional intelligence (eQ), applying Facts, Finesse, and Force when they communicate. The principles and drills of the CANOO Way have been fundamental to our success, our ability to grow, continuously improve, innovate and are at the core of our day-to-day operations.

Overview

We are building a groundbreaking electric vehicle which needs to be connected to a robust cloud infrastructure. This is an opportunity to build something new and impactful. You will work with the veteran product leaders to engineer a world-class backend that enables disruptive vehicle features and ownership features. Be a leader as Canoo disrupts and changes the transportation experience.

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the technical architecture for our cloud application in AWS, Serverless, Terraform, Jenkins
  • Participate in the software engineering work from conception, planning and product design through execution and integration
  • Be an active part of the team. Step in to solve the hardest problems – code, architecture, communication
  • Create innovative solutions to meet our product requirements
  • Support vehicle and ecosystem launch activities

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Qualifications

  • 5+ years of relevant software engineering experience
  • Proficiency with at least one of the following languages: Typescript, Javascript, Python
  • Extensive experience building highly scalable, reliable and maintainable services
  • Experience with Cloud Native platforms including Serverless Framework, Lambda, Hashicorp Vault, AWS CLI
  • Experience with implementing serverless and containerized code best practices
  • Strong understanding of AWS services offerings: EKS, EC2, ECS/Fargate, Lambda, RDS, Elasticache, Cloudfront, IAM, WAF, S3, Glacier, IoT Core, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, KMS,Cognito
  • Enthusiasm for achieving sub-millisecond gains in service response time
  • The quality-first mindset with a focus on test automation and CI/CD
  • Great communication, collaboration skills, and a strong teamwork ethic
  • The ability to jump into a project and contribute immediately to both architecture and
  • Understanding of PCI-DSS, CCPA and GDPR compliance
  • Strive for excellence

Physical Requirements

While performing the duties of this job, employees may be required to sit for prolonged periods of time, occasionally bending or stooping, lifting up to 10 pounds, and prolonged periods of computer use.

 

Reasonable Accommodations

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.

What's Cool About Working Here...

  • Meaningful, challenging work that will redefine the automotive landscape and make EVs available to everyone
  • Comprehensive Health Insurance
  • Equity Compensation
  • Flexible Paid Time Off
  • Casual workplace with an unbelievable feeling of energy

Canoo is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, past or present military service or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.

 

Any unsolicited resumes or candidate profiles submitted in response to our job posting shall be considered the property of Canoo Inc. and its subsidiaries and are not subject to payment of referral or placement fees if any such candidate is later hired by Canoo unless you have a signed written agreement in place with us which covers the applicable job posting. 

 

Canoo maintains compliance with the OFCCP. As such, please feel free to review the following information:

 

https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters

 

https://www.dol.gov/agencies/olms/poster/labor-rights-federal-contractors

 

If you are a person with a disability needing assistance with the application process, please call (310) 702-7907 or email us at talentacquisitionteam@canoo.com

 

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