Datto, the world’s leading provider of IT solutions delivered through managed service providers, is looking for a Staff Software Engineer to join our fast paced growing team.

 

A Look Inside the Job

As a member of Datto’s BCDR team, you will enhance and improve the software powering the SIRIS and Alto business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR) products, ~90K devices deployed across all 7 continents.

Datto’s BCDR devices are linux powered backup appliances that perform block-level snapshots of physical, virtual, and public cloud based servers. Backup data is stored as raw disk images in a local ZFS-based disk array.

In the event of data loss, customers can recover data in a variety of ways including; restoring files or directories, mounting volumes as iSCSI targets or Samba shares, launching a backup as a local or remotely hosted virtual machine, or deploying a backup to physical hardware.

 

About You

  • You have a passion for software engineering, technology, and continuous learning
  • You have excellent communication skills
  • You are a self-starter and thrive in a fast paced environment
  • You offer new ideas and a unique point of view
  • You look forward to collaborating with diverse teams
  • You eagerly seek and give help
  • You are inquisitive and focused, and see every challenge as an opportunity
  • You would rather create the future than wait for it
  • Transparency tops your list of values, and you contribute to a culture of respect and inclusion

In this job you will:

  • Partner with product management to develop new products and features that improve the MSP experience and ensure reliable and secure data protection for our customers.
  • Work on complex systems that rely on internal and external libraries using multiple languages, primarily PHP
  • Contribute to the continual improvement of the architecture and code base 
  • Troubleshoot low level linux and file system issues
  • Collaborate with multiple teams to improve the product’s performance, scalability, durability, and security
  • Develop solutions leveraging Virtual Machine technology and integrations with VMware ESX & Hyper-V APIs

Required Experience:

  • 6+ years of professional experience developing solutions in an object-oriented language such as Java, PHP, C++, or C# 
  • B.S. or M.S. in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field (or equivalent experience)
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, design patterns, and algorithms

Beneficial Experience:

  • Formal or informal technical leadership role
  • Familiarity with hypervisors (VMWare, Hyper-v, VirtualBox, KVM, etc)
  • Familiarity with PHP, Apache, Symfony, NGINX, Ubuntu
  • Familiarity with zfs or similar COW filesystems
  • Experience with relational database design principles (e.g., MySQL)

Note: We are looking for candidates willing to join us directly as W2 employees (No 3rd party candidates)

 

About Datto

Datto is a creative company at its core and is an exciting and dynamic workplace. We're 100% focused on our managed service provider partners and believe that with the right technology, managed service providers can change how businesses around the world operate. Datto provides data protection, business continuity, networking, business management, and file backup and sync products that empower and protect the clients of our 15,000+ partners. We're headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut and have 22 offices worldwide.

At Datto, we believe our employees are our greatest asset and offer all full-time employees a wide-ranging benefits package, including:

  • Comprehensive health-care benefits
  • Flexible paid time off policy
  • Free food, drinks, and fresh organic fruit
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Charity match program
  • Transit subsidy in select cities
  • Education reimbursement
  • Free catered lunch every Friday
  • Gorgeous modern office space
  • And more!

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