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Software Development Engineer 2 - MIddleware
Seattle, WA

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Job Description

Zonar's applications ensure the safety and effectiveness of school buses, freight and vocational vehicles. Join the team that develops the applications that provide compliance and safety information for tens of thousands of vehicles and drivers, plus their fleet managers and dispatchers.

The ideal candidate for this role is a seasoned middleware developer with strong Google Cloud Platform skills. If you love to build robust, scalable services, and you'd like to shape the platform at the heart of Zonar's web offerings, reach out!


* Architect, implement, and deploy services on the Google Cloud Platform.
* Maintain and improve Zonar's existing service infrastructure.
* Migrate legacy systems to the cloud.
* Work in a fast-paced Scrum environment in a pod of 4-8 developers and designers delivering complete features for end users.
* Work closely with other team members in guiding software architecture and technology decisions.
* Mentor, document, and share knowledge, growing the technical capability of the team around you.
* Participate in the on-call support rotation for services Mobile Platform owns, while building up Zonar's runbooks and support infrastructure.
* Follow software engineering best practices in code, architecture, and testing.


* A passion for delivering and owning robust, scalable services.
* A desire to learn and research new technologies.
* A knack for collaborating and sharing knowledge within a self-organizing dev team.
* 4+ years working in software development teams.
* Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms and software design, with strong analytical and debugging skills.
* Strong knowledge of Python and RESTful service development
* Working knowledge of SQL and NoSQL databases
* Experience deploying and maintaining scalable services in Kubernetes to the GCP.Bonus points for familiarity with Datadog monitoring.
* Familiarity with CI/CD testing, tooling, and processes
* Ability to navigate ambiguous requirements through communication and iteration, creating clarity for yourself and those around you
* Ability to work well with others, learn on the job, and thrive in a dynamic work environment.
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience.


Founded in 2001, Zonar has pioneered smart fleet management technology by providing innovative technology that has changed fleet operations in the vocational, pupil and commercial trucking industries. With a unique focus on this field, the Company offers a complete suite of solutions and specialized platforms for our customers in multiple markets. Our patented, award-winning technology keeps fleet owners and managers connected to their fleets and drivers to dispatchers. Zonar has a proven history of continuous innovation on behalf of our customers, providing products that efficiently and easily track commercial fleets and assets, streamline reporting and significantly increasing safety while saving cost. Leveraging a portfolio of 150+ patents, we are building upon these data and related analytics services to create the next generation of software and services for the 15M target customers in the US alone.

Headquartered in Seattle and majority-owned by technology company Continental, Zonar has a Technology Development Center in downtown Seattle, a regional office in Cincinnati, and a distribution center outside of Atlanta. Our culture is based on ingenuity, leadership, teamwork, excellence, passion, integrity, and fun! Our company has grown to over 350 employees who are goal-oriented and fast-paced, but understand the importance of having a healthy work life balance. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a fast-paced, growing, innovative company, make a big impact on a rapidly evolving space, and have fun along the way.

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