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Principal Software Developer

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Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000027458


Principal Software Engineer – My Cloud Home Device API


We are about creating a personal cloud experience that seamlessly pulls all of your content together (pictures, music, video, documents) into your personal device and makes it available on any screen, any place and any time. A key part of the platform is our REST API which powers all of our mobile, web and desktop experiences. We are looking for a highly motivated engineer to join this critical core team.



  • Independently design and develop features for My Cloud Home Android platform
  • Work in a cross-functional team with PM, UX and QA to deliver high quality end to end features
  • Be technically adept to deep dive into SQL, performance profiling, threading and access patterns.
  • Work in a fast paced, agile environment that continuously delivers value to our customers




Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of professional software development experience
  • Strong programming experience in Go or Java
  • Experience with SQL.
  • Experience building highly optimized software under tight device resource constraints
  • Experience in building REST API services
  • Strong communication, analytical and problem solving skills.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of multi-threading, concurrency, and scalability constructs.
  • Demonstrated deep understanding of REST, services, monitoring, and the tenants of horizontal scalability
  • Experience developing complex and highly available services running in a production environment
  • Experience developing on consumer devices powered by Linux or Android.