Solarwinds Inc. Senior Full Stack Developer in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Opportunity Details:


The Solarwinds cloud business was formed through carefully orchestrated acquisitions of numerous young and innovative SaaS businesses. We use the latest technologies, we are agile, and since are an all SaaS business we are fast! We are focused on building amazing, scalable products for our customers. We maintain a fun, exciting, dynamic startup culture based upon teams of extremely talented people. We do have the added benefit of being we having corporate financial backing which allows us to explore non-organic growth opportunities and additional investment for strategic initiatives! The Cloud business is critically important to the future growth of Solarwinds Inc.

You could be a part of:

A high growth business and a high velocity startup-like environment who builds disruptive market leading offerings in cloud native applications, infrastructure, and performance monitoring,

Building products that scale to numbers you haven’t seen before and satisfy our over 1,000,000 global users (and a long list of top international companies),

Committing, issuing a PR, and releasing your contributions quickly to our users via our CI/CD processes

Where you will contribute, learn from other talented people, and be given opportunities to grow.

A team that uses the latest communication and development tools to work closely and efficiently across our globally distributed teams including Sweden, Poland, Czech Republic, and multiple sites in the U.S.A

A great team who will value you!

Below is a summary of our of Products and the primary problem they solve for nearly 1 million end users.

– Digital experience and end user monitoring

– Application Performance Monitoring (APM) for code-level insights

– Aggregation of cloud metrics into real-time monitoring dashboards

– Cloud-hosted log management for troubleshooting

– Cloud-based server monitoring

We are looking for talented people who like to solve challenging problem with energy!


  • Collaboratively design and build new features in Javascript and Ruby

  • Write stable, maintainable code with tests to prove it

  • Work closely

  • with product management to understand priorities and requirements

  • with the data team to retrieve data easily and efficiently

  • with the design team to craft intuitive and powerful user interfaces

  • Participate in code reviews and developer testing to ensure quality

  • Provide technical leadership and mentorship to other team members


  • Expert in Javascript or Ruby (ideally, proficient in both)

  • Extensive experience building single page web applications for production

  • Comfortable in a Unix/Linux environment

  • Strong grasp of software design principles

  • Demonstrated ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly

  • Solid collaboration and communication skills

Why You'll Like Working for SolarWinds Cloud

Our team consists of 10 engineers, some who work in our San Francisco and Cambridge, MA offices and some who work remotely. We're a smart, experienced, and opinionated bunch who care a lot about shipping well-engineered code that makes our users happy and care very little about who's smartest or best at winning arguments. We're focused and motivated during the work day and happy to leave work at the office at the end of the day.

We're hiring for our San Francisco, CA and Cambridge, MA offices.

Our San Francisco office is located in SoMa just a couple of blocks from the Montgomery Street BART station. The office features many perks including great views, standing desks, and twice-weekly catered lunch.

Our Cambridge office is located in the Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) in Cambridge's Kendall Square. The CIC is convenient to the Red Line and features many perks including community events and classes, well-stocked kitchens, and an energetic atmosphere amid lots of startups. Also a ping pong table. :)


Job ID 2017-9510

# Positions 1

Location US-CA-San Francisco


Category Engineering

Position Type Permanent