Do you want to help deliver high quality, cloud-based software to accelerate research across nearly all areas of science, to have a positive impact on the world? Would you love to be an enabler of breakthroughs in any one of a myriad discplines—materials science, climate change, public policy, or the life sciences (just to mention a few)?

Join the Globus team!

Globus is a sustainable, non-profit service within The University of Chicago, run like a startup business. We develop, operate, and sell commercial-grade, cloud-based software application and platform services used by 100s of thousands of researchers to solve their large–and growing–data management challenges. Globus is the preferred way to transfer, share, publish and manage research data for hundreds of organizations worldwide, often moving over 1 petabyte of data per day. We’re excited by the impact Globus is having on science and discovery, and we’re sure you will be too. If you enjoy collaborative, innovative, mission-driven environments, Globus could be a great fit for you!

We have offices located at 401 North Michigan Ave. in the heart of downtown Chicago, at Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago's western suburbs, and in San Diego; as well as work-from-home options. We offer competitive compensation with great benefits and flexible work hours. Apply for one of the open jobs below and help us take Globus to the next level!

Senior Software Engineer - Backend Services

As a senior member of the Globus product team, you will design and deliver new capabilities in Globus data management platform, with focus on the data transfer and sharing services. In this role, you will architect new features, develop high-quality software and operate services with high-availability. If you enjoy collaborative, innovative, mission-driven environments, Globus could be a great fit for you!

Manager, System and Security Operations

As manager of the system and security operations team at Globus, you will manage the delivery of infrastructure services, and lead security and compliance operations. The work your team does underpins the secure research data management platform and services we provide to scientists worldwide.
Bringing your experience in operations, you will lead the system operations team to deliver secure, scalable, high-available, and robust infrastructure for the Globus platform, and drive operational excellence and best practices across the product team. Your team will partner with the engineering team to build out process, automation, and tooling for efficient delivery of features, while mitigating legacy infrastructure and manual workflows.

Software Engineering Manager

As Software Engineering Manager at Globus, you will lead, and grow a team of engineers to deliver services in a major product area.  As a key member of the product team, your work will support scientists worldwide by delivering scalable and secure research data management and automation services.

With your extensive experience with software design and development, and engineering methodologies, combined with strong management and communication skills, you will enable and guide your team to architect new capabilities, ensure robust and reliable operations, and collaborate to design innovative products. In addition to leading and mentoring a team of engineers with varying levels of experience, you will collaborate with other product teams to develop a robust suite of services, while working across a wide array of technologies. Your contributions will span from engaging on product definition and strategy, to hands-on coding, and you will apply your diverse skill set to efficiently deliver products tailored to customer needs.

Senior Software Engineer - Backend Services

Join the Globus Product team to architect and build data management services for Globus Software as a Service (SaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS).  As a member of the product team, your work will support researchers worldwide by delivering scalable and secure data management services.

We are looking for skilled Python engineers with experience building scalable systems to join the development team to expand the services delivered. In this role, you will architect new features, develop high-quality software and operate services with high-availability.  If you enjoy collaborative, innovative, mission-driven environments, Globus could be a great fit for you!

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