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API / Backend Engineer GolangUnited States

API / Backend Engineer Golang

United States

We are looking for a talented API Engineer who can help us continue to build out our API services comprised of Golang. You will help define and drive the API evolution to support the business goals and user experience.

You'd make a great addition to our team if you're highly motivated, eager to take on big challenges, equally comfortable working individually or as part of a team, and driven to deliver customer value.

About Us

ShiftLeft is a Silicon Valley startup employing innovative techniques to bring clarity and rigor to the security space. We support teams looking to align delivery and security so that they can move even faster with more confidence. Please check out for more information!

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We are dedicated to providing equal employment opportunity for all employees regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or protected veteran status. We are deliberately fostering a trusting, supportive organization that embodies a generative culture.


Minimum of 2+ years professional experience writing API services
Languages: Minimum 1 year writing Go (knowledge & interest in learning others a plus)
Keen eye for high-quality software engineering
Experience using PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, memcached/Redis, CDNs
Experience using Docker, Docker Compose, Protobuf, gRPC, gRPC gateway
Deep understanding of modern authentication mechanisms
Familiarity with NGinx, HAProxy, Traefik a plus
Preferred: experience working on a distributed team


Comprehensive health plans
Healthy food and snacks
Culture of learning
Personal time off
Offsites and team gatherings
Supported paid volunteer time
Annual travel conference/credit

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