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Sr. Software Engineer, Cloud

DEPARTMENT: Software Development

REPORTS TO: Vice President, Software Development

BLAST MOTION

Blast Motion is a team of driven professionals with a mission to help athletes, coaches, parents, and fans to enjoy the games of baseball, softball, golf, basketball, football and other sports like they never have before. We already have a world-class IP / patent portfolio, a set of committed investors from the internet, sports, and entertainment industries, and a passionate staff that aspires to bring a compelling user experience and ultimately success and happiness to our customers.

We develop state of the art intelligent inertial motion sensors, 3D motion analysis algorithms / signal processing, smartphone based apps with 3D visualization and machine learning, and cloud computing for advanced analytics via a team / coach oriented web portal. Through this chain of technology and refined solutions, our goal is to provide any aspiring or pro athlete a simple yet profound UX that enables them to improve rapidly through well founded sports science.

Blast Motion is already the official bat / swing sensor technology of Major League Baseball, and our technology is utilized by 85% of MLB Teams, hundreds of PGA pros, and all collegiate levels, from the Power 5 Conferences to Junior Colleges, along with thousands of high schools, elite travel teams, and organization customers for coaching, training, and recruiting. Blast Motion is now refining experience from these engagements and bringing them to aspiring athletes in ways that they can easily improve, rapidly and have fun in the process!

Blast Motion is a mid-staged startup based in beautiful Carlsbad, CA in a state of the art 20,000 sq. ft. facility including a sports science and usability lab, including state of the art optical machine vision systems.

POSITION SUMMARY

RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:

  • Work as professional and highly collaborative member of the Blast Motion cloud development team.
  • Deliver scalable and sustainable backend solutions and features with high quality, on time.
  • Develop cloud-based API’s for internal and large external customers.
  • Ability to write high-performing queries, inserts, and any DML needed to support API development.
  • Writing unit and integration tests.
  • Writes infrastructure configuration.
  • Works tightly with QA to ensure project success.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum of 2 years developing on AWS
  • We use C#, Python, PHP, and really any language that solves the problem. We want programmers, not language evangelists.
  • Relational Database chops (DynamoDB experience is great)
  • 5+ years overall software development experience for large, distributed systems. 
  • 3+ years developing RESTful API design, N-Tier Architecture design, Micro-services, and SOLID Design Principles
  • Ability to develop, test, and establish performance baseline for all code.  Definition of done for all deliverables includes deployment scripting and ability to monitor in Production on AWS.

PLUSES:

  • Highly desired are DevOps / SRE skills, including experience with Terraform and Gitlab CI/CD.
  • Expertise with Go, NodeJS, or other modern languages 
  • Experience in developing software in formal Kanban / Scrum environments with Scrum management tools, JIRA preferred
  • AWS Certification (Foundational or Associate level)
  • Experience building and running applications on Kubernetes
If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to careers@blastmotion.com. Make sure to include the title of the job you’re applying for in the subject line.