CODE42 is hiring a

Senior Cloud Server Engineer

Minneapolis, United States

Code42 is an enterprise SaaS company that develops intuitive, optimized technology to securely protect and manage the world's information.  Top-name brands and large organizations entrust their data to our industry-leading and award-winning CrashPlan endpoint security and backup products.  We are a well-funded private company backed by several of the venture capital industry’s most successful firms including Accel, JMI, NEA, and Split Rock Partners.



As a key part of the Cloud Operations team, you will provide senior level expertise with architecting, supervising, planning, and participating in the implementation of technologies and platforms supporting the Code42 ecosystem. You will be executing a diverse portfolio of projects. You will maintain highly available infrastructure in a 24/7 production environment supporting both employees and public cloud customers. You will mentor other team members and be a point of contact for other teams within Code42. You will author documentation including standard operating procedures, analysis, and project artifacts.



  • Develop and evaluate server infrastructure performance criteria and measurement methods  
  • Ongoing study and analysis of the capacity needs for server infrastructure including CPU, RAM, and storage  
  • Conduct server architecture design, feasibility and cost studies  
  • Automating life­cycle management of exascale clusters, networks and everything in between  
  • Complex software/hardware troubleshooting, patches and re­installations  
  • Developing and communicating new technology standards and best practices as appropriate  
  • Contributing as part of a team of super engineers building the next generation exascale cloud technologies  
  • Designing, building and managing our global high performance exascale cloud  
  • Developing the next generation of cloud based storage hardware and software  



  • Minimum 5 years of team leadership/IT management with strong project management experience  
  • Minimum 3 years experience coordinating and/or supporting IT business processes  
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Comp Sci/Engineering (or equivalent experience)  
  • Career Proven aptitude for working with cutting edge open source technologies  
  • Programming ninja (bash, JAVA, C, PERL, Python, PHP, RUBY, Go, whatever works best for you)  
  • Scripting (bash, JAVA, C, PERL, Python, PHP, RUBY, Go)
  • Large scale UNIX/Linux server management experience. Preferably Ubuntu, FreeBSD or OS/X  
  • Consistently demonstrate a professional, positive, and approachable attitude/demeanor as well as sensitivity in handling  confidential information
  • Desire to replace one's self with code  



  • Experience with cloud environments (AWS, Azure, Google), devops philosophies, and automation tooling  
  • The ability to be a leader and shine in an environment of exceptional performers.  
  • Large Scale experience with server infrastructure spanning multiple data centers  
  • Experience with ITIL or related experience/certification  
  • Experience with Threat Vulnerability Management



  • Cultivates Innovation
  • Collaborates
  • Values Differences
  • Instills Trust
  • Customer Focus

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