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Software Engineer - APIs and Integration

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Software Engineer – APIs and Integration

Box provides an API that supports an ecosystem of over 7,000 app developers, more than 150 apps in the Box Apps Marketplace, and over 1 billion API calls monthly. And we’re just getting started. As more and more apps move to the cloud, the Box Platform will make it incredibly easy for app developers to revolutionize how businesses share and collaborate on content.

As a member of this small yet high-performing team, you will implement new API methods and partner integrations that bridge Box’s core functionality with external stakeholders such as enterprise clients, strategic partners, and our third-party developer network. You will have the opportunity to work in a cross-functional team, interacting with many people in the company and a variety of partners and customers.


  • Develop new APIs and developer tools to further strengthen Box’s developer ecosystem
  • Develop integrations to key strategic partners, such as Google, Salesforce, and NetSuite.
  • Responding to 3rd party developer requests (both via email and our public developer forum)
  • Become an expert on OAuth, Single Sign-on, and application security

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Deep understanding of MVC concepts with development experience
  • Experience with highly object oriented codebases, and the ability to learn them quickly
  • Experience with Java, C, C++, C#, or PHP
  • Knowledge of MySQL optimization and good schema design
  • Interested in and excited to solve complex problems in a sophisticated web application
  • Web application work experience
  • 4-year degree from a top-notch Computer Science or comparable program

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with a popular web-based platform, such as Facebook Open Graph, Salesforce’s Force.com, Twilio, etc.
  • An understanding of REST, SOAP, and JSON protocols
  • Familiarity with OAuth, SAML, OpenID, or Single Sign-on standards

A Few of the Benefits

  • Free lunches and dinners
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Free Caltrain pass
  • 15 days of vacation (plus your birthday off!)
  • Lots of snacks and drinks
  • Casual dress environment
  • Ping-pong, Hackathons and scooters
  • Much, much more

About Box

Box (www.box.com), is about simple, secure sharing. We're leading the way for individuals, small businesses, and enterprises to share, collaborate, and store content online. Box currently has more than 7 million users and over 100 thousand businesses clients (including 82% of the Fortune 500), serves over 1 million files every day, and has over 7,000 developers using its APIs. Additionally, we were recently named 18th on Forbes' list of America’s 100 Most Promising Companies, ranked 2nd Best Place to Work within Mid-Sized Bay Area Companies by the Silicon Valley Business Journal, and 4th on the San Francisco Business Times' list of Fastest Growing Private Companies.

In October, we raised $81 million in additional funding to help enterprises worldwide move information and collaboration to the cloud, and have built a powerful ecosystem of next-generation enterprise applications. We’re still privately held and key investors include Andreessen-Horowitz, Emergence Capital, Meritech, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, US Venture Partners, and Scale Venture Partners. The new investment brings Box's total capital raised to $162 million.

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Software Engineer - APIs and Integration at Box




Los Altos, CA, US




Mar 28, 2012