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Cloud API Engineer

Bose Corporation
Boston, MA 02109
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Job Description Cloud API Engineer

Come join the "A" team and build the future at Bose

At Bose, we've spent more than 50 years finding new ways to bring quality audio products to people-in their homes, in automobiles, in airplanes, and just about anywhere else that there is a possibility to enjoy music. Our legendary Wave music system, SoundLink Mini Bluetooth speaker, SoundTouch Wi-Fi speakers, and QuietComfort acoustic noise cancelling headphones may ring a bell with you.

Now we're transforming the way connected audio products interact with the Cloud, creating new experiences for connecting people to what they love the most. We are imagining new data-driven experiences, designing new services, building software architecture and infrastructure, and scaling our solutions to serve millions of users.

Bose relies on exceptional people to create and deliver these products to our customers. Join us to build and secure our platform to power the next wave of innovation at Bose.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

As a Cloud API engineer, you will work with the Cloud API team to design and develop APIs that support our wireless audio ecosystem of products. The ideal candidate has strong API design experience and has worked with cloud deployment models and test-driven development in a fast-paced agile environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design and build highly scalable, resilient, secure, performant cloud microservices and APIs that interface with devices, mobile applications, third-party services and applications, cloud infrastructure, and other microservices
  • Document APIs and make them available to others inside and outside the organization
  • Collaborate with front-end and firmware teams to develop product features and services
  • Work with QA on developing testing processes, frameworks, and automation strategies
  • Work with platform architects on software and system optimizations, helping to identify and remove potential performance bottlenecks
  • Focus on innovating new and better ways to create solutions that add value and amaze the end user, with a penchant for simple elegant design in every aspect from data structures to code to systems architecture
  • Stay up to date on relevant technologies, plug into user groups, understand trends and opportunities to ensure we are using the best techniques and tools


  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent; advanced degree a plus
  • 5+ years working in software development for cloud, web, and mobile applications
  • 2+ years' experience designing and developing APIs
  • 2+ years' experience developing microservices for distributed system using Python or Node.js
  • Experience using and developing REST APIs, using tools such as RAML and Swagger / OpenAPI
  • Experience developing microservices on AWS, Azure, or similar platforms
  • Familiarity with Agile software development methodology
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, collaboration, and presentation skills
  • Strong sense of ownership, passionate, fast learner, detail-oriented, analytical mindset, perfection seeker
  • Working knowledge of Python, HTTP, JSON, Websockets

One or more of the following are highly desirable:

  • Embedded/Cloud IoT application development
  • Experience with Hypermedia APIs using specifications like HAL/HATEOAS
  • Experience with single sign-on, social login, session management, user profiles, and user identity and authentication frameworks such as OAuth
  • Experience with proxy services like Apigee or AWS API Gateway
  • Experience with schema validation tools like JSON Schema/XSD
  • Development experience on Linux-based systems and mobile applications
  • Experience with network protocols

What you can expect at Bose:

  • Working with wicked smart, super cool people in a campus-like atmosphere
  • Competitive salary, benefits and retirement plan
  • Working with leading-edge technologies to deliver excellent experiences to customers
  • A culture of excellence, respect, opportunity and passion for innovation
  • Opportunity to make a significant impact at a company whose brand is the gold standard in the industry

Bose is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics. For additional information, please review: (1) the EEO is the Law Poster (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf); and (2) its Supplements (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm). Please note, the company's pay transparency is available at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/EO13665_PrescribedNondiscriminationPostingLanguage_JRFQA508c.pdf. Bose is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the application or employment process, please send an e-mail to Wellbeing@bose.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

Posted: 2019-07-28 Expires: 2019-08-26
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