Harness The Power Of Open Source

It’s an exciting time to be at WhiteSource. We are building the next generation of open source security, making it safer for developers across the globe.

At WhiteSource we are building a strong, diverse team of curious,
creative people who support each other and produce innovative software products.

Backend Developer

Boston, MA, United States

WhiteSource is seeking a full-time backend Java and Node.js developer for our offices in downtown Boston. 

You will have the opportunity to influence the company’s next-generation offerings while working with a small team of developers focused on helping users mitigate open source compliance and security vulnerability issues in their code. 

Some of the tech we use: Java, Maven, Spring, Node.js, Docker, K8s, MySql, PostgreSQL, AWS, Azure, Splunk, Jenkins and more. 


  • Develop, maintain and test enterprise-grade software that enables customers to increase application security by integrating with GitHub, GitLab and other developer platforms.
  • Build cloud and self-hosted distributed system applications that handle significant workloads. 
  • Be part of a scrum team, working closely with the product, QA and support teams.
  • Manage full software development lifecycle, from design to release. Your input could shape the product.
  • Enhance public developer profile through helping maintain Renovate Bot – a popular open-source project and tool in use by many leading companies



  • Java/C# 3+ years experience and Node.js knowledge OR Node.js 3+ years of experience and Java/C# knowledge
  • Experience with container orchestration technologies
  • Familiarity with distributed systems and message queuing


Nice to have:

  • Experience with high volume, high availability systems
  • DevOps background
  • Understanding CI/CD pipelines


**Please note that visa sponsorship is not available for this position. **