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Software Development Engineer



Software Engineering
San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, September 14, 2023

About the Team:

The Zoom Rooms Web team is looking for an energetic and passionate Software Engineer who will perform backend service development for Zoom Conference Room solution. In this role, you will be responsible for designing, building, optimizing, and deploying core services for the microservice platform. In addition, you will have a unique opportunity to not only immerse in a full software development life cycle but also build an exciting distributed web-based system.


  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to translate high-level roadmap vision into feasible feature specifications and deliverables

  • Design and deliver customer-facing features including proof-of-concept prototypes

  • Analyze and optimize service performance, security.

  • Triage critical customer issues and provide technical guidance for customer engagement

  • Engage with and support a healthy team environment through effective communication, respect, empathy, and a strong sense of personal responsibility


  • BS/MS (Computer Science or related major preferred)

  • 5+ years of software development experience, be proficient in Java language, including JVM, class loading mechanism, multithreading concurrency, IO, network, etc.

  • Familiar with HTTP, Websocket protocol and servlet specification, master Java open source frameworks such as Spring Frameworks, etc.

  • Strong design and coding skills, understanding object-oriented design, familiar with object-oriented design principles, master design patterns, and application scenarios.

  • Experienced in distributed web-based systems, application security, and familiar with secure development practices

  • Willing to learn, be proactive, and think creatively


Salary Range or On Target Earnings:





In addition to the base salary and/or OTE listed Zoom has a Total Direct Compensation philosophy that takes into consideration; base salary, bonus and equity value.

Information about Zoom’s benefits is on our careers page here.

Note: Starting pay will be based on a number of factors and commensurate with qualifications & experience.

We also have a location based compensation structure; there may be a different range for candidates in this and other locations.

About Us

Zoomies help people stay connected so they can get more done together. We set out to build the best video product for the enterprise, and today help people communicate better with products like Zoom Contact Center, Zoom Phone, Zoom Events, Zoom Apps, Zoom Rooms, and Zoom Webinars.

We’re problem-solvers, working at a fast pace to design solutions with our customers and users in mind. Here, you’ll work across teams to deliver impactful projects that are changing the way people communicate and enjoy opportunities to advance your career in a diverse, inclusive environment.

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We believe that the unique contributions of all Zoomies is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status. Zoom is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.