About Canoo

If you're intrigued by the dream of working alongside the smartest & most revolutionary designers and engineers in the EV space, Canoo just may be the place for you. Are you a person who is irked by the status quo? Do you derive personal satisfaction from doing something you've never done before, and seeing that work actually put into production? Here at Canoo, every day is vastly different from the one before it, as we're moving swiftly toward our goal of changing the way the world looks at Urban Mobility. We’re a well-funded start-up, led by the who's who of EV business leaders, whose passion brought them together on this special mission. We're diligently preparing for our first vehicle launch and looking for deeply experienced and passionate talent, who are not just looking for a “job," but rather are driven to raise the bar and create new benchmarks within the global EV industry. Read on...

Job Purpose

The SW Operations Cloud Solutions/Database Architect is responsible for helping design the infrastructure, including security, for scalable software applications that can handle anywhere from 100 – 100,000 users.


  • Develop Provide technical and architectural direction for the PLM system/Internal Tools
  • Design/Architect/Deploy database system to meet technical requirements
  • Interface with IT to define cloud/server/network/authentication solutions for the SW operations and tools team
  • Coordinate with other teams to highlight risks and technical constraints
  • Stay abreast of current and emerging technologies and trends relevant to cloud and database technologies


  • Expertise in working with Infrastructure as Code Experience
  • Expertise in working with SQL and NoSQL database management systems
  • Experience in engineering and software architecture design, virtualization, containers, CI/CD platform
  • Designing over all solution and technical architecture for Amazon Web Services (AWS) and other cloud solutions, ensuring scalability, reliability, performance and cost efficiencies
  • Experience in coding languages (Java, Python, C, etc.), design patterns and building backend REST based APIs to expose and consume services
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills
  • Experience with the 3DExperience Platform

What's Cool About Working Here...

  • Four months paid primary care giver leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Participation in the Employee Equity Compensation Plan
  • Beautiful new facility in Torrance
  • Casual workplace with an unbelievable feeling of energy
  • Work in a high-growth start up that will redefine urban mobility

Canoo is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, past or present military service or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.