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Principal Software Dev Engineer (Full Stack)



Software Engineering
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, April 24, 2024

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Position Overview

Autodesk Construction R&D team is looking for a talented and highly motivated individual to join its development team, and develop cloud services and products for its world-wide customers.

Autodesk has industry-leading solutions for industrial design and manufacturing, architecture, engineering and construction, as well as media and entertainment. As Autodesk transitions to the cloud, our value comes from building and scaling reliable and trusted cloud services. The seamless data flow between Autodesk’s worldly known tools such as AutoCAD, Revit, and the cloud services such as ACS Docs, is a crucial piece of the success.

You will be part of the dynamic software development team, working closely with global teams to deliver high quality cloud services to help global customers transform to a cloud powered Autodesk experience.

Interested candidates need to possess the ability to work on highly technical software products and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our products and solutions. You will be interested in innovative tech, but also aware of the importance of development best practice. You will make solutions that make the previously impossible possible!If you are a software developer who is proficient in web-based technologies, possess strong design and coding skills, passionate about problem solving, with experience on building and operating SaaS system with large user base, we would love to hear from you!


  • Involved in full life cycle of software development

  • Design and lead implementation of proper software architecture to effectively achieve the right business outcome

  • Work with a cross-functional, agile team to understand and refine functional requirements

  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications

  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems

  • Role model in high code quality, organization, and automation

  • Write and maintain code with high attention to details, perform peer code-reviews, and participate in technical design discussions

  • Share and bring best practice into the team/product; promote best practice/achievement to engineering community

Minimum Qualifications

  • 7+ years of software development experience

  • Master’s/Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent

  • Good knowledge of data structures, algorithms, object-oriented programming

  • Expert level programmer at Java

  • Solid understanding of typical web architecture (data, application, web tiers etc.)

  • Hands-on experience with Relational database technologies e.g. Postgres

  • Good understanding of cloud Service technologies

  • Experience in the development of large-scale software is a plus

  • Experience in distributed cloud and high concurrency design is a plus

  • Cloud Service Monitoring tool experience

  • Experience in using AWS services

  • Familiarity with CI/CD concepts and DevOps, e.g. Terraform

  • Familiarity with BPMN or RPA tools like, Camunda, Power Automate or AWS step function

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with database technologies

  • Experience in big data analytics

  • Strong problem-solving skills and capability to work on complex systems

  • Familiar with Linux/CentOS

At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

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About Autodesk
Welcome to Autodesk! Amazing things are created every day with our software – from the greenest buildings and cleanest cars to the smartest factories and biggest hit movies. We help innovators turn their ideas into reality, transforming not only how things are made, but what can be made.

We take great pride in our culture here at Autodesk – our Culture Code is at the core of everything we do. Our values and ways of working help our people thrive and realize their potential, which leads to even better outcomes for our customers.

When you’re an Autodesker, you can be your whole, authentic self and do meaningful work that helps build a better future for all. Ready to shape the world and your future? Join us!

Salary transparency

Salary is one part of Autodesk’s competitive compensation package. For Canada-BC based roles, we expect a starting base salary between $131,500 and $180,840. Offers are based on the candidate’s experience and geographic location, and may exceed this range. In addition to base salaries, we also have a significant emphasis on annual cash bonuses, commissions for sales roles, stock grants, and a comprehensive benefits package.

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