Title:  Senior Software Engineer - Java SaaS Cloud - Remote


Waltham, MA, US, 02451 US San Jose, CA, US, 95128

Requisition ID:  110361

Job Summary

Want to change how the world interacts with data? Have you cut your teeth building enterprise SaaS cloud solutions at scale? Do you know the trade-offs between open source cloud technologies such as Elasticsearch, Cassandra, Kafka, Hadoop, Spark, Flink, Kubernetes, Swarm, etc. as well as when and where to use them? Are you passionate about delivering elegant solutions to complex problems for the largest enterprises on a global scale? Do you want to work with others who are out to change the way people interpret data? Do you want to join an innovative, fast growing, highly profitable business?


NetApp Cloud Group Cloud Insights and OnCommand Insight (OCI) team is looking for an experienced backend engineer with SaaS/Cloud experience. Join the team and help us design and build a global SaaS management solution used by the largest enterprises and organizations in the world to simplify their interaction with the machine generated data distributed across their complex data centers, private and public clouds. At NetApp you will solve the problems of visualizing and interacting with massive amounts of data to deliver intelligent operational management, data analytics, and business insights. The ideal candidate has worked “in the trenches” on a major SaaS offering and has the experience and knowledge needed to avoid common design and implementation pitfalls. Strong expertise in Java and relevant cloud technologies is a requirement.



  • Design and implement code for product running as a full SaaS solution in public cloud environments.
  • Participate in full software development lifecycle including design, coding, code reviews, unit test development, bug fixing, etc.
  • Provide expert level guidance reviewing key open source Cloud technology choices and make recommendations on integration paths into product architecture.
  • Provide expert level guidance on key operational requirements for SaaS solution, including deployment, monitoring, development methodologies, etc.

Job Requirements

  • Working hands-on experience building SaaS products.
  • Expert level Java experience and experience working with Spring framework.
  • Working knowledge of building compelling backend application frameworks and Java Web Applications in Client-Server and/or Service-Oriented/Microservices environments.
  • Working knowledge of Kubernetes and related tooling highly desirable. 
  • Knowledge of relational databases and SQL, preferably MySQL.
  • Familiarity of NoSQL systems and working with Big Data, such as Elasticsearch, Cassandra, AWS DynamoDB, or other cloud hosted NoSQL databases.
  • Experience developing web services, messaging layer using REST, XML, WSDL, etc. and writing API documentation using Swagger.
  • Advanced or expert level experience in a significant variety of other open source, cloud technologies and platforms. Examples include, but may not be limited to: Hadoop MapReduce, Spark, RabbitMQ, Kafka, Flink, AWS, Azure, GCP, etc.
  • Familiarity with OpenID Connect, or OAuth protocols is a plus.
  • Experience with Test Driven Development (JUnit, Integration testing, etc.)
  • Developer level Linux platform experience.
  • Strong understanding of concepts related to computer architecture, data structures and standard programming practices.
  • Creative and analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills.


 10+ years of production software development experience.
• Bachelor's or Master’s Degree, or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Computer Information Systems, or equivalent job experience is required.

What you’ll love about us:

  • Our Culture: It’s our culture and our people. If you ask anyone at NetApp why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: it’s the people. 
  • Global Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging: We fully embrace and advance a diverse, inclusive global teams with a culture of belonging that leverages the backgrounds of all to cultivate a higher performing organization.
  • NetApp is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people of all backgrounds, including people with disabilities, to apply for open positions at NetApp.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

Nearest Major Market: Waltham
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

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