Software Engineer- Cloud- Hot Open Source Company at Timescale, Inc. (allows remote)


Job Description

Want to join a Hot Start-Up and be one of our first 20 engineers? Are you a Cloud Expert with Operational Database Expertise- we'd like to hear from you.


Please include a short note as to why you are a fit for the role. Note this is a full-time employee role as a direct employee or contractor depending on location (You'll get stock options, vacation time etc).  Location is Remote or NYC or Stockholm. 


Please note this is Not a Dev Ops, SRE type role but a person building our cloud with a little dev ops experience.


We need extraordinary Cloud Engineers to join our team. This is a great opportunity to help build Timescale's Cloud offering.


This is a full time position at our office in New York City, Stockholm, or Remote.


Responsibilities:



  • Develop software for our distributed systems and TimescaleDB-as-a-Service offerings.

  • Operate, manage, and maintain a scalable cloud offering across multiple clouds

  • Collaborate closely with our database and product engineering teams.

  • Be an enthusiastic and personable teammate, receiving and providing code reviews, and otherwise partnering and helping other engineers.


Requirements



  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent.

  • 3+  years software engineering experience in production environments

  • Operational experience with databases and PostgreSQL (in particular) highly desirable

  • Experience with container orchestration systems (Kubernetes, DCOS).

  • Familiarity with configuration/infrastructure management tools (Ansible, Terraform, Cloudformation)

  • Experience with streams, append only logs, and message queues (Kafka, Kinesis, RabbitMQ)

  • Experience in architecting and operating production cloud services

  • Familiarity with various cluster/container management, monitoring, alerting tools

  • Experience programming in Go, Python, or other scripting languages

  • You care deeply about resiliency and quality of the features you ship

Posted: 05 December, 2018


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