Software Engineer Job – Trimble United States | Remote

November 9, 2022

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Backend Engineer (Typescript, Node.js) – Remote

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Software Engineer Job at Trimble United States

If you’ve ever used SketchUp, you know it’s special software: 3D modeling that’s easy to learn, intuitive to use, and accessible to everyone. You can try the web version at When you use the web version, you are relying on essential micro-services that drive authentication, entitlements, analytics, and much more. This opportunity will be to join the team responsible for building out additional web services as well as modernizing and maintaining existing systems in the future.

These systems are micro-services that provide reliable, scalable software that is accessed worldwide. We’re looking for someone to join the team who is highly skilled, motivated, collaborative — and pretty low-key about it all. You should already have some experience writing scalable web applications and have a ‘quality-first’ mindset, and you’re excited to roll up your sleeves for the next big challenge. The position is either remote or based in our Westminster, CO office.

About SketchUp, a Colorado startup all grown up

Part of Trimble, SketchUp is one of the most popular 3D modeling and design tools in the world. Today, millions of architects, engineers, contractors, woodworkers, artists, and other creatives use our software to design transit centers, treehouses, and everything in between. We support a healthy work/life balance and high-quality standards for software and coffee.

About Trimble, our parent company

Trimble is transforming the way the world works by delivering products and services that connect the physical and digital worlds. Our core technologies in spatial positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customers to improve productivity, quality, safety, and sustainability in design, architecture, and construction.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop server-side application code for various SketchUp micro-services.
  • Configure, optimize, deploy various back-end technologies (database, AWS Lambda, etc.).
  • Monitor and, in the event of failure, diagnose and restore web application services.
  • Work with QA to develop high quality code and robust test automation.
  • Mentor junior engineers.

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  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years’ experience developing Web applications.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of Web standards and protocols including HTTP and REST.
  • Server-side languages such as Typescript.
  • Experience using Node.js.
  • Familiarity with common commercial software development best practices.
  • A test-driven development mentality.

Other Preferred Skills (but not required):

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, or Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience working with server-side technologies like Java, Memcached, JaxRS.
  • Experience with Postman API testing.

Trimble is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, or any other protected factor. EOE/M/F/V/D


Pay Equity

Trimble provides the following compensation range and general description of other compensation and benefits that it in good faith believes it might pay and/or offer for this position. This compensation range is based on a full time schedule. Trimble reserves the right to ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and offer additional benefits and other compensation, depending on circumstances not related to an applicant’s sex or other status protected by local, state, or federal law.

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Trimble offers comprehensive core benefits that include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, Time off plans and retirement plans. Most of our businesses also offer tax savings plans for health, dependent care and commuter expenses as well as Paid Parental Leave and Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

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Trimble is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and embrace our
candidates’ diversity and take affirmative action to employ and advance individuals
without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation,
religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, pregnancy (including
childbirth or related medical conditions), national origin, marital status, genetic
information, and all other legally protected characteristics. We forbid discrimination and
harassment in the workplace based on any protected status or characteristic. A criminal
history is not an automatic bar to employment with the Company, and we consider
qualified applicants consistent with applicable federal, state, and local law.

The Company is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for
individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs in our job
application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation for your job, contact
Julie Phan, Benefits Analyst at [email protected] or 408-481-8138 or email People Experience at [email protected]

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