Systems Software Engineer

Boise, Idaho, United States · Engineering Operations expand job description ↓


Why Clearwater Analytics?

  • Opportunities to learn new things
    • We host an annual development conference with 20+ presentations, labs and demonstrations
    • ‘Lunch & learns’ where teams will choose a topic or technology and dig in
    • Our developers attend conferences both locally and regionally
      • We also host our developer’s local user groups
    • The majority of our engineer’s day is spent solving challenging problems
      • We do our best to hire sharp engineers and let them be engineers
      • We have over 30 development teams working together in a micro services architecture and an Agile environment
    • We use cutting edge technologies
      • Our main code base is written in Java with a Microsoft SQL Server back-end
      • We also have some teams & projects utilizing functional programming languages like Clojure along with MongoDB
      • We lean on our engineers to keep their ear to the ground as we certainly want to hear if there are other tools out there that may be useful to us
    • Clearwater offers a competitive compensation and benefit package
      • Health, Dental and Vision benefits through Regence Blue Shield, 401k match, PTO and paid holidays, relocation assistance
      • Business Casual workplace with beautiful surroundings in a centrally located, downtown office

What you’ll be doing:

  • Working on a team alongside other talented engineers developing quality software that is used by some of the world’s largest technology firms, fixed income asset managers, and custodian banks
  • Owning critical processes that are highly available and scalable
  • Producing tremendous feature enhancements and reacting quickly to emerging technologies
  • Encouraging collaboration and stimulating creativity
  • Helping mentor entry-level developers
  • Contributing to design and architectural decisions
  • Providing leadership and expertise to our ever-growing workforce



  • Software Development experience, including hands-on development work and object-oriented design.
  • BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving systems engineering or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience in one or more of the following: Java, C++, C#, Python, Go, or shell scripting.
  • Experience with Linux operating systems internals and administration
  • Experience with Agile development process.
  • Understanding of continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD)
  • Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks.
  • Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive.

Nice to have:

  • Experience in a software engineering role with a devops or infrastructure focus.
  • Experience or understanding of scalable infrastructure for a service-oriented architecture.
  • Experience with a cloud platform such as Google Cloud, AWS, or Azure.
  • Experience with container orchestration technologies such as Kubernetes or Docker Swarm.
  • Experience with Puppet or other configuration management tools.


Health/Dental/Vision through Regence Blue Shield

Employer 401k Match

Employer HSA Contributions

Flex/Core Hours

Work/Life Balance

Central Downtown Location

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