Senior Software Engineer - Cloud - Lambda None Bookmark Share Print 39 0 0

Listing Description

Lambda's mission is to accelerate human progress with computation. Our cloud and on-premise supercomputers power AI research at the forefront of quantum computing, cancer detection, autonomous aircraft, drug discovery, self-driving cars, and much more. 

Lambda’s products accelerate AI research at thousands of organizations, including Intel, Microsoft, Amazon Research, Tencent, Kaiser Permanente, MIT, Harvard, Stanford, Caltech, and the Department of Defense. 

Join us in building the future of Artificial Intelligence. 

What You’ll Do

  • Build orchestration software within our data centers for launching/terminating VMs, firewall configuration, and attaching storage.

  • Integrate with public clouds like AWS, GCP, and Azure

  • Build APIs similar to those offered by AWS/Azure/GCP SDKs that achieve functionality through interacting with low-level APIs (e.g. network switches, distributed file systems)

  • Contribute to major cloud features that enable our customers to easily run large-scale AI research projects

  • Ensure correctness of software through high quality automated testing


  • Have 5+ years of experience working with Linux in production environments (e.g. networking, virtualization, systemd)

  • Have deep understanding of public cloud features (e.g. SDN, block storage, distributed file systems, identity management)

  • Have experience developing major features from conception to production using a Python web application (e.g. Django, flask, FastAPI)

  • Value working on a team that emphasizes strong communication, collaboration, and autonomy

  • Strong engineering background - EECS preferred, Mathematics, Software Engineering, Physics

Nice To Have

  • Experience working at a start-up

  • Experience integrating with storage systems, data center networking, virtualization

Upcoming Projects

  • Instance suspension

  • Machine learning experiment management

  • Hosted machine learning demos

  • Shared storage

  • Compute instances

About Lambda

  • We offer generous cash & equity compensation

  • Investors include Gradient Ventures, Google’s AI-focused venture fund

  • We are experiencing extremely high demand for our systems, with quarter over quarter, year over year profitability

  • Our research papers have been accepted into top machine learning and graphics conferences, including NeurIPS, ICCV, SIGGRAPH, and TOG

  • We have a wildly talented team of 100, and growing fast

  • Our remote workforce, based on role, is across the U.S., with headquarters in San Francisco

  • Health, dental, and vision coverage for you and your dependents

  • Commuter/Work from home stipends

  • 401k Plan

  • Flexible Paid Time Off Plan that we all actually use

A Final Note:

You do not need to match all of the listed expectations to apply for this position. We are committed to building a team with a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Lambda is an Equal Opportunity employer. Applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, sex, gender, marital status, sexual orientation and identity, genetic information, veteran status, citizenship, or any other factors prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

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  • Telework: Not Provided

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Our Contacts

1765 Greensboro Station Pl.
Suite 900
Tysons Corner Va 22102

(703) 594-7765