Remote Senior Cloud Software Engineer

COMPANY:  Raven Slingshot

Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104-5931 US Scottsdale, AZ, US, 85257

STATUS:  Exempt
REQ ID:  33182


At Raven, we help farmers serve the world. This purpose guides the work and passion of our team members, who operate at the intersection of agriculture, technology, and innovation. For over 65 years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to learning more so we can grow as individuals and as a team. Today, we are united by our mission to develop a better and more sustainable planet for each of us. 


As a Senior Software Engineer you will work with the Cloud Platform team to architect, develop, and maintain GraphQL APIs, infrastructure, and monitoring to serve our mobile, web, embedded, and autonomous platforms.


  • Research, write, develop, test, and evaluate software.
  • Work with teams to facilitate deployment related to software.
  • Determine purpose, application, and feasibility of new or enhancement of existing software.
  • Create and update documentation for designs, and all phases of the project.
  • Work with external customers to troubleshoot and solve problems.
  • Coordinate engineering efforts and provide engineering assistance to internal teams or external customers.
  • Keep abreast of new developments in the fields of engineering design, methods, and applications.
  • May provide or assist with training needs as it relates to new or existing software.
  • May assist with quote or request for quote process.
  • Plans and executes complex engineering activities.
  • Performs work of a complex scope, where data requires in-depth evaluation of various factors.
  • Exercises independent judgment with broadly defined practices and policies in obtaining results.
  • Has critical project technical leadership responsibility; may plan or delegate work assignments for lower level engineers and technicians.
  • Displays outstanding contribution and impact to the team and projects.
  • Innovative in nature, and contributes new product ideas.



  • Experienced engineer with 5+ years of career experience, with Bachelor's degree. 3+ years experience with Master's degree. PHD entry level. Or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Furthers knowledge of profession through continued education and/or seeking mentorship.
  • Linux experience.
  • Experience with some set of C++/Rust, Go/Java/C#, and PHP/JavaScript/TypeScript/Node.js.
  • Experience designing and implementing APIs following various patterns and frameworks including REST, GraphQL, gRPC, etc.
  • Experience with various databases such as MySQL/PostgreSQL and Cassandra/DynamoDB/Cosmos.
  • Experience with streaming platforms such as Kafka/Kinesis/Event Hub.
  • Experience with Cloud Computing (Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure).
  • Experience designing and implementing fault-tolerant and highly available distributed systems.
  • Ability to rapidly construct proof of concept demo applications.
  • Furthers knowledge of profession through continued education and/or providing mentorship.
  • Ability to apply design theory and methodology.
  • Well-developed problem analysis and problem solving techniques.


Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.   We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit.  Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.


Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

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