Senior Cloud Engineer

Share this job:
Last Updated Feb 11, 2019
Mid Level | W2 | On-Site | Full-Time


Job Description

K4Connect is looking for a Senior Cloud Engineer to develop an AWS based Software as a Service platform. Our platform uses the latest technology, such as Lambda and Kinesis, for auto-scaling, cloud formation, streaming analytics, and data storage. A Senior Cloud Engineer will materially scale our platform and leverage these technologies to improve the lives of others. Working with a great team, and the best tools, you’ll help expand our cloud services / microservices to support many great new features that serve our clients.


Position Requirements:

  • Design, code, test and deploy internal and customer-facing cloud services in NodeJS
  • Excellent JavaScript skills
  • Over 8 years of experience with cloud development and technologies
  • Experience w/ AWS or similar cloud technologies such as Kinesis, Lambda, Redshift, and others
  • Experience with developing microservices
  • Experience using NoSQL/SQL data stores 
  • Familiar with a security-first/privacy-first approach to design/development 
  • Willing to take ownership of products from design through delivery 
  • Comfortable participating in team and individual code & design reviews, and helping team members continuously improve skills
  • A team player
  • Solid communication skills and the ability to collaborate in an agile environment
  • Experience using Git
  • Experience working on a CI/CD environment.
  • Problem-solving skills

Desired Requirements:

  • Experience with Java
  • Experience with Spark, Storm for real-time data analytics
  • Experience with front-end frameworks such as AngularJS and/or React JS
  • Experience working as a Fullstack developer

Additional Information

About Us:

K4Connect is a high impact, high growth, venture-backed startup on a mission to leverage technology to empower the 1.5B older adults and individuals living with disabilities to live simpler, healthier and happier lives. It all starts with our patented technology management and delivery platform, one of the most advanced in the burgeoning IoT market which delivers the latest in home automation, connected wellness, social, services and content management to those who value it the most. Our products enable smarter living environments and healthier lives while fostering family and community engagement. Learn more at

The company Benefits and Perks will carry over into the job post.

Job Details

Feature Job

Would you like to feature this job?

Top 3 Desired Skills

  • nodejs.svgA skill svg icon
  • javascript.svgA skill svg icon
  • angularjs.svgA skill svg icon

Benefits & Perks

  • Mentorship & Professional Development
  • Accelerated Learning (i.e. working for a startup)
  • Competitive Pay + Stock Options
  • Free Coffee, Snacks, and Beverages
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • 401K Plan
  • Monthly Lunch + Learns
  • Unlimited Vacation

Life at K4Connect

At K4Connect we offer everything you’d expect from a growing, venture backed startup: snacks, gym access and all the caffeine you can handle. We also believe in continual educational growth, and provide in-house learning opportunities through our K4Speaker Series and various Meetups. If you’re looking to be part of a fast-paced, engaging work environment, K4Connect just might be the place for you.

Office Locations