Senior Software Engineer

Silverthread is the market leader in software economics and software “technical health” ― helping executives take financial control over complex software assets. Based on 15 years of applied research at MIT and Harvard Business School, the CodeMRI® platform allows organizations to translate software architectural health metrics into quantifiable business impacts. As a result, we have helped 100+ global commercial and government institutions gain visibility into their software asset health and dramatically improve operational and financial outcomes.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an energetic and highly motivated Senior Software Engineer who thrives in a collaborative team environment, has outstanding interpersonal skills, a strong work ethic, and wants to be part of an agile and progressive team. If you are knowledgeable and passionate about technology, enjoy working closely with customers to identify and tackle business problems by building dashboards, reports, visualizations, algorithms, and other tools, then this is the opportunity for you!

Silverthread's data pipeline includes a CEF GUI, data adaptation and analysis in Python, a web portal for client access, cloud services on AWS, and report generation for customers.


  • Participate in discussions about new features and approaches to implementing new services

  • Collaborate cross-functionality to analyze, develop, and implement end-to-end solutions

  • Develop software features to meet security, performance, scalability, reliability, and maintainability requirements

  • Participate in the full development lifecycle, including design, coding, testing, documentation, and production releases of backend services

  • Understanding our clients’ objectives, the metrics and visualizations that are the most important to them, and how to best deliver actionable insights.

  • Guide clients in determining practical, innovative, and reliable solutions to meet their business needs

  • Turning business requirements into technical requirements.

  • Be a problem solver and self-driven to get the results


  • U.S. Citizenship (Required for government contracts)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical field

  • 5+ years of experience as a software developer, Python

  • Programming fluency in Python

  • Experience with Django and Flask

  • Demonstrated ability to iterate quickly through prototypes

  • Experience with Databases and Data manipulation

  • Knowledge of multiprocessing/multithreading

  • Experience with cross-platform development

  • Able to communicate with technical and non-technical audiences


  • Master’s degree or other domain-specific accreditation, preferably in computer science or data science-related field.

  • Prior experience as a senior software engineer or product development leadership.

  • Hands-on experience with complex technical project management

Nice to Have:

  • Git or similar

  • Amazon Web Services (S3, EC2 & Cloud formation)

  • Mac/Linux experience

  • Microsoft Excel

  • Experience with testing frameworks

  • JavaScript - ES6 is a plus

  • CSS/HTML5 - an eye for design is a plus

  • React and other web client MVC

  • Microsoft Installer (msi) development

  • Pytest and Cypress

Job Location: Remote, EST, Travel Required (25%)

Position Type: Full time

Silverthread is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law

To apply, please email your resume to