Senior Java / Backend Engineer

Job Description / Skills Required

About us

At Vera, we're building the trusted standard for securing and sharing information. Join us! Vera is changing the way businesses around the world protect enterprise data. The Vera platform provides dynamic data protection for any kind of information, on any device, and gives you the power to revoke access at any time. We've built a smart, creative, and focused team, solving tough challenges in a diverse, fun, and flexible work environment. Together, we can change how security services are built, deployed, and delivered to enterprises.

Backed by Battery Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Amplify Partners, Capital One Growth Ventures, and some of Silicon Valley’s most notable cyber-security angel investors, we're changing the way security works for the enterprise.

Job Description

Vera is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join our team talented Server Team. You will work within the context of truly agile team, and will be involved in an impactful way helping us define the architecture and design of our server side of our offering. The server team is responsible for the backend components, which automatically secure customer data and control access. As part of this team, you will be directly involved in designing and implementing Micro-Services deployed on the Cloud and On-Premise Connector components which automatically secure content on File Shares.


Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
Expert level programming and debugging in Java
Extensive experience building complex and highly scalable enterprise Java applications
Experience building Micro-Services
Understanding of deployment of services using Docker/Kubernetes/OpenShift
Experience with Queuing infrastructure namely Apache Kafka, Rabbit-MQ and AWS SQS.
Good understanding of REST APIs using Jersey or Spring framework
Comfortable working with MySQL and other relational platforms
Experience working in a LAMP production environment
Knowledge of scripting languages, such as Python and PHP.
Experience with caching technologies including Redis, Memcahe
Additional Information

What you will get:

A great team-oriented environment
The freedom to be creative and make a difference
Competitive Compensation package
Excellent medical benefit