Systems 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:

  • Designing, automating, maintaining and monitoring our development environment and supporting infrastructure, applications and continuous integration
  • Maintaining Configuration Management using Puppet
  • Designing and supporting robust build deployment and configuration management systems for multi-tier Java applications
  • Working closely with the System Operations team establishing baseline architecture requirements and best practices, optimization, security, high availability and resource planning
  • Performing proactive application monitoring, configuring and maintaining a healthy system using industry standard monitoring tools
  • Utilize 'DevOps' principles and tools to improve systems and processes
  • Aiding in the troubleshooting efforts at the infrastructure, container and application layers
  • Logging and monitoring of critical log events


  • Linux Administration and Troubleshooting
  • Python development /scripting
  • Experience in any of the Configuration Management tools like Puppet (preferred), Ansible, Chef or Salt
  • Familiarity or understanding of Java
  • Scripting skills in at least one of the following: Perl, Python, Shell, Bash, or Ruby
  • Attitude to thrive in a fun, fast-paced start-up like environment
  • Ability to excel at problem solving, adapt easily to change, contribute while working as a team or individually
  • Passion for DevOps, systems monitoring, automation and uptime


Health/Dental/Vision through Regence Blue Shield

Employer 401k Match

Employer HSA Contributions

Flex/Core Hours

Work/Life Balance

Central Downtown Location

About Clearwater Analytics®

Clearwater Analytics® is a global SaaS solution for automated investment data aggregation, reconciliation, accounting, and reporting. Clearwater helps thousands of organizations make the most of their investment portfolio data with a world-class product and client-centric servicing. Clearwater offers a full complement of middle- and back-office solutions like trade confirm/affirm, client billing, composite management, client statements, and more.

Each day, the Clearwater solution reports on more than $3 trillion in assets for clients that include Cisco, Facebook, Oracle, Starbucks, J.P. Morgan, AIG, Mutual of Omaha, Knights of Columbus Insurance, CopperPoint Mutual Company, C.V. Starr & Co., Wilton Re., WellCare Health Plans, Arch Capital, and many others.

Since its founding in 2004, Clearwater has provided a cloud-native solution that helps investors make the most of their data. Investment professionals in more than 25 countries trust Clearwater to deliver timely, validated investment data and in-depth reporting.

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