Senior Software Engineer - IoT Node.js/Web

Markforged, Watertown, MA


As a Senior Software Engineer focusing on IoT Node.js/Web, you’ll be working on enabling Markforged’s IoT-based 3D printers to have beautiful user interfaces and operate at peak stability and efficiency. Our printers need to be intuitive to set up and use, printing the right part every time. Our customers range from home users, to hobbyists, to education, to corporate fleets -- and we strive to delight all of them.

In this role you will:

  • Design build, and maintain highly performant Node.js code enabling embedded services
  • Create intuitive and beautiful user interfaces running on touchscreens powered by web technology
  • Work with engineers across the company to build new features at large scale
  • Improve engineering standards, tooling, and processes
  • Plan for the growth of Markforged's infrastructure

What we look for:

  • 5+ years experience building and shipping high quality code with strong CS fundamentals
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or equivalent
  • Proficiency in writing Node applications and scaling them to support thousands of users
  • Experience with contemporary web development frameworks (Angular, React/ Redux, etc)
  • Experience with cloud systems such as AWS or Azure
  • Knowledge of performance optimization, parallelization, and distributed systems
  • Experience building APIs, Services and Scaling Systems
  • Significant Experience with Schema Design and Query Optimization with SQL
  • Excellent command of Javascript, Coffeescript, or TypeScript
  • Have excellent verbal & written English communication
  • Know your way around a UNIX shell

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with single-sign on technologies such as AWS Cognito, Auth0, or Okta
  • Can design and implement tooling and automation for clustering, scaling, monitoring and alerting
  • Experience with web-based visualization frameworks (Canvas, D3, Three.js, WebGL and more)
  • Experience with CAD/CAM software and 3D modeling libraries
What is Markforged?
Markforged transforms manufacturing with the most affordable 3D metal and carbon fiber printers capable of producing parts tough enough for the factory floor. Engineers, designers, and manufacturing professionals all over the world rely on Markforged metal and composite printers for tooling, fixtures, functional prototyping, and high-value end-use production. Founded in 2013 and based in Watertown, MA, Markforged has about 300 employees globally, with $137 million in both strategic and venture capital. Markforged was recently recognized by Forbes in the Next Billion-Dollar Startups list and listed as the tenth fastest-growing tech company in the US in the 2018 Deloitte Fast 500. To learn more about Markforged, please visit https://markforged.com.

Our software technologies and tools empower our customers to configure print-ready parts, visualize part geometry in 3D, and push to IoT-connected printers for printing. As part of the Software Engineering team, you will be helping to lead the scaling and growth of our 3D printing platform involving end-customer applications and IoT services.  We move at a breakneck pace but refuse to compromise on quality. We believe in “doing it right the first time” and investing in code quality, testing, tooling and infrastructure. Your ideas will directly influence the company's future. You will do interdisciplinary work on physical systems and learn from best-of-the-best engineers across Materials Science, Mech-E, EE, and Software.

Why Markforged?
Help us reinvent manufacturing. 
We are reinventing manufacturing so that engineers can build anything they imagine.

We are one team that wins together!
You will be engaging every day with passionate and dedicated individuals in a collaborative environment working towards making best-in-class products.

Perks & Benefits
We offer a competitive compensation package and a full suite of benefits, including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 401(k), parental leave, commuter benefits, open PTO policy, and more. Our work environment includes casual dress, a fully stocked kitchen, bike storage, free parking, weekly catered lunches, and fitness perks. You will have unlimited access to our 3D printers for professional and personal parts!

Markforged values the differences among our employees and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. These differences include but are not limited to race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, or service in the military. This goal emphasizes the development of inclusive work environments that capitalize on each employee’s skills, experience, and unique perspectives as we strive to achieve an unparalleled standard of excellence.

To all recruitment agencies: Markforged does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias or Markforged employees. Markforged is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

About Markforged

Markforged is liberating designers and engineers from the long lead times and high costs of traditional manufacturing. Instead of waiting weeks and paying thousands of dollars for a part, with Markforged you can 3D print incredibly high-performance parts on-premise and in under 24 hrs. Print carbon fiber for parts that are as strong as aluminum and dramatically lighter. For heat tolerance, print with 17-4 Stainless Steel. For anything else, print with Titanium, Aluminum, Kevlar, or one of our 11 other materials to fit any functional application. Welcome to the future.

Want to learn more about Markforged? Visit Markforged's website.