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Principal Software Engineer (UI) - Applications

Wasabi Technologies

Wasabi Technologies

Software Engineering, IT, Design
Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024
At Wasabi, we’re a proven collection of pioneers, visionaries and disruptive doers. We see things differently than our competitors, and we make our mark in the industry by challenging the norm and delivering the unexpected and improbable. We’re a fast-growing company taking the Cloud Storage industry by storm and recognized as one of the best places to work in Boston.
Wasabi hot cloud storage is a new class and category of cloud storage, breaking all traditional barriers and boundaries of storage with a disruptive value proposition of being 1/5th the cost of AWS S3, faster than the competition, with no fees for egress or API request and delivered as a single-tier solution. Cloud storage has never been so simple, so fast and so inexpensive. It’s all part of our vision to make cloud storage the next great global utility, just like electricity.
Role Description: Principal Software Engineer (UI) - Applications
Role Purpose:
Wasabi is seeking a Principal Software Engineer (UI) to join our Applications software development team. In this role, you will use your knowledge of user-centric software design and development to help lead a team dedicated to rapidly building highly reliable, secure, scalable and innovative applications for Wasabi's hot cloud storage service. You should have expertise in agile software development, be able to collaborate with team members, and be a strategic problem-solver. You should also demonstrate extreme ownership, excellent communication skills, an ability to connect with other engineers and developers, and have a solid foundation in software design.
*Principals Only. No Recruiters.


  • Design, architect, develop and maintain responsive UX and UI components based on functional Product requirements.
  • Provide technical guidance, code reviews and mentorship to other team members, ensuring adherence to best practices, coding standards, and architectural guidelines.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams including designers, product managers, and QA engineers to translate business requirements into technical solutions and ensure timely delivery of high-quality software products.
  • Influence internal processes and teams towards a durable, rapid delivery model.
  • Contribute and drive idea generation for innovative application architecture and capabilities and bring them to fruition.
  • Write clean, readable, efficient, and maintainable code. Implement and maintain automated testing processes to ensure product quality and reliability.
  • Maintain a consistent level of communication between developers and the application stakeholders.
  • Actively participate in knowledge-sharing sessions and contribute to the continuous improvement of agile development processes.


  • 10+ years of UI development experience, Micro frontends, building commercial application software that delights users and exceeds their expectations and a track record in technical leadership.
  • Must have 5+ years of experience with Javascript, React, Redux, Angular, MUI, styled-components, CSS.
  • Effective time management and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies and frameworks.
  • Experience with Agile software development principles and methodologies. Ability to identify process friction points and help develop and execute remediation plans.
  • Experience consuming RESTful API’s and have a thorough understanding of modern API best practices (HTTP, REST, Swagger).
  • Familiarity with modern virtualization and containerization technologies (virtual machines, Docker, Kubernetes, etc) and public cloud environments (AWS, Azure, etc).
Wasabi Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.