Backend Software Engineer – Data Platform

San Jose, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

About Arrcus
Arrcus was founded to enhance business efficiency through superior network connectivity. The Arrcus Connected Edge (ACE) platform offers best-in-class networking with the most flexible consumption model at the lowest total cost of ownership. The Arrcus team consists of world-class technologists who have an unparalleled record in shipping industry-leading networking products, complemented by industry thought leaders, operating executives, strategic partners, and top-tier VCs. The company is headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information, go to or follow @arrcusinc.
We offer a variety of roles in software, hardware, and cloud environments. We are looking for people who are self-motivated, creative, and agile. You will work closely with the top-notch talent in Arrcus in redefining networking. Prior work experience in a venture-backed company is a big plus.
  • Work with customer and product teams to understand new requirements 
  • Write Feature Spec covering the requirements and detailed design 
  • Plan, schedule, track, and periodically report the project status all the way to customer delivery
  • Lead and/or be part of a team that implements the complete solution
  • Improve performance/scale of existing features/solutions 
  • Peer review of Feature Spec, Code, Test Plan, and other engineering documents 
  • Triage, resolve internal and customer-found issues
  • Develop feature test automation in Python
  • Mentor new hires
  • BS/MS/Ph.D. in Computer Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent degree
  • 5+ years of relevant software development experience
  • Excellent Golang, Scala, C/C++, Python skills
  • Well-versed in infrastructure services of Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud
  • Knowledge of NoSQL and RDBMS databases including Redis and MongoDB
  • Good understanding of Docker, Kubernetes and Hypervisors
  • Familiarity with Terraform and Helm charts
  • Experience designing and developing REST APIs


  • 100% covered medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Parental leave
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Employee Assistance programs
  • Health & wellness program and resources
  • Weekly Catered lunches at our San Jose office.
  • Monthly happy hours at our San Jose office.


Investors and Funding

Arrcus has raised over $75M in funding from top tier Venture Capital firms(VCs) such as Lightspeed Venture Partners, General Catalyst, and Clear Ventures as well as strategic investors such as Liberty Global, SoftBank Corp, and Samsung Next.  

For more information, go to  or follow @arrcusinc


Equal Opportunity
At Arrcus, we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer – We realize the key to creating a company with a world-class culture and employee experience comes from who we hire and creating a workplace that celebrates everyone. A strong belief of culture addition will propel us forward, together.

With this, we consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, sex, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, HIV status, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, citizenship status or any other legally protected category. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, benefits, compensation and training.