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20 of 87 Distributed Systems Jobs in USA
Senior Systems Engineer with Swish
Toronto / San Francisco, USA / Remote$80k – $160k
1 year ago

Job Description

Swish is a world-class development studio whose teams have delivered products for Google, Microsoft, Kik, Nasdaq, Factset, and other major enterprises. The blockchain engineering team at Swish is looking for talented distributed systems engineers to optimize protocol transaction throughput and network reliability for blockchains in development.

Our mission is to bring the promise of a decentralized blockchain-based future to reality for clients.

As a systems engineer, you will work with our blockchain developers, protocol researchers and clients to implement and improve on a byzantine fault tolerant blockchain architecture based on the Tendermint consensus layer, by increasing the throughput, reliability and stability of the network. This role is ideal for engineers who have experience optimizing performance and robustness of distributed systems, and are excited to be working on the cutting edge of high-performance blockchain protocol development.

You might have experience as an Unix/Linux distributed systems engineer optimizing performance and reliability for large-scale cloud servers, and be relatively new to blockchain and distributed consensus protocols. Or you might be a blockchain engineer who is very familiar with distributed consensus protocols like delegated proof-of-stake, and newer to working on low-level performance optimizations. Experience with Tendermint is a huge plus. Either way, you are a great detective and passionate about pushing the performance of your infrastructure to its limits, without compromising on safety or stability.

We are also looking for: Strong communication skills. Experience with performance and load testing.

You should be motivated by a desire to solve the most important problems, obtain unprecedented results, and push your methods to their maximal performance.

Responsibilities * Optimize Tendermint consensus protocol codebase for speed, reliability and performance, including making PRs as needed to the OSS Tendermint project * Troubleshoot reliability issues of distributed systems, e. g. connection losses between Tendermint nodes under heavy load * Monitor the infrastructure and blockchain performance to identify issues * Measure and improve server response times in different conditions and environments * Guide protocol design decisions

Requirements * 1+ years experience with Golang, C or C++ * 4+ years of experience in a systems engineering role * Deep experience with networking and concurrent computing * Deep experience with Unix/Linux systems * Experience with AWS/GCP * Comfortable operating in dynamic environments

Bonus Points * Background in networking or distributed systems * Familiarity with Cosmos / Tendermint * Proficiency in protocol-level blockchain development * Contribution to open source software * Degree in STEM field, especially software engineering or computer science related. * Experience in small start­up environments helping large enterprises. * Experience with a distributed team

About Swish

Launched in February 2013, Swish is a fast-growing business with an innovative working culture and teams spanned across the world with teams in Toronto, San Francisco, Berlin, Auckland, Bruxelles, Medellin, and more.

We create products for successful business using cutting-edge technologies: Blockchain, Machine Learning, and Apps Dev. Working with Swish puts you in contact with prestigious brands, wherever your base is. We are a 100% remote-work company because we believe it is everyone’s choice to live and work the way they prefer.

Work is organized in sprints  - 2 weeks periods to which, as a member of our talent community, you choose to commit. You always have the choice to accept or decline a sprint, or take-on multiple sprints simultaneously.

We let members choose what suits them best depending on their current situation: family, travel, studies, finance. We know life is not linear and we respect the humans behind the screens.

Our work ethic relies on six core values: Transparency, Directness, Meritocracy, Autonomy, Responsibility, Continuous Learning.

Ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other is core to our values. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a fun place to work.

Join the future of work today.


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Systems Software Engineer with BitMED
Austin, USA$114k – $156k
1 year ago

Job Description

Here at BitMED we appreciate transparency and creativity. So, let’s try something new. We would like to give you the opportunity to learn more about this role the same way we would get to know you. An application!

We’ll go first…

Why is this position crucial to BitMED?

Our lean team is ready to grow! We are rapidly onboarding 22M members to our platform and that number is growing every day. Our Systems Software Engineer will be responsible for defining and implementing our software standards as they integrate between frontend, backend, data storage, infrastructure and other core system components. By joining our small team, they will be an integral contributor in developing our engineering culture. This person will be a key enabler for lean integration, faster innovation, rapid development, streamlined communication and improved collaboration.

Why does this person want to work at BitMED?

They are excited about bringing blockchain technology to the healthcare community at scale. Joining BitMED is a strategic and advantageous career move for them as they will play a crucial role as a contributor to bringing a global, no-cost healthcare solution to market. They visualize the impact they’ll have in this role and are prepared to offer their expertise towards building a successful new platform that will change the way the world views healthcare.

What will this person do on a day-to-day basis?

The Systems Software Engineer will be responsible for designing and implementing software for a variety of scalable, reliable, and secure distributed computing systems (e.g. blockchain). They will design, implement, and debug core components of internal distributed computing services. They will research and implement key technologies (e.g. blockchain), architectures, and standards. They will work with other engineering teams to ensure that services meet scalability, availability, security, and performance goals.

What is this person expected to accomplish within their first 90 days?

This person will assess the status of our current system software and build upon them. They will work with various members of the engineering team to define and implement API standards. During their first 90 days, our Systems Software Engineer will design and implement Protocol APIs for BitMED’s core services and work with various internal and external technical teams on the adoption. By the end of their first 90 days, we expect this person to draft the Protocol API documentation geared towards open-sourcing the API.

What qualities should this person have?

BitMED is looking for a person with the willingness to learn and the ability to contribute right off the bat. They can balance timeliness and business priorities with technical feasibility. They are adamant about solving problems and are a reliable resource for insight and assessment of technical issues. They are able to speak openly and humbly about their failures and mistakes, clearly articulating what happened and how it was addressed. They are passionate about learning, executing and leading by example. They are an open source enthusiast and a best in class developer with a desire to gain knowledge in an emerging market. They are able to think through and anticipate how hackers and others may attempt to subvert or misuse applications.

What experience should this person have?

  • 5+ years of overall developer experience
  • 2+ years measuring, analyzing, and optimizing performance
  • 2+ years developing distributed applications and API integration
  • 2+ years developing applications using cloud-based platforms and microservices
  • Strong understanding of concurrency, parallelism and distributed systems
  • Knowledge of concurrency control, data structures, algorithms, distributed system architectures and networking

What technical skills MUST this person have?

  • 1+ years of experience with blockchain security technologies and cryptography knowledge
  • Strong systems programming skills
  • Experience with all aspects of software development from architecture to deployment and maintenance
  • Familiarity with distributed storage systems (HDFS, Amazon S3)
  • Fluency in Go (golang) C/C++, Python, shell scripting
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Hands-on developer-level understanding of blockchain technologies including smart contracts, blockchain applications or proof-of-concepts (POCs) using Hyperledger, Ethereum Solidity or other proprietary languages and APIs
  • Proven ability to translate requirements from architects and product managers into functional code.
  • Knowledge of database technologies including SQL/NoSQL

What skills would we like this person to have?

  • Strong passion for technology and applying it to business solutions
  • Working understanding of blockchain technologies, cryptocurrency, and financial software
  • Experience running a large-scale production system

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Systems Software Engineer (Camera team) with Live Planet
San Jose, USA$120k – $200k
1 year ago

Job Description

About Live Planet Inc:

Live Planet, Inc. develops infrastructural technologies to enable producers to deliver next-generation media experiences and services to consumers worldwide. Founded by serial entrepreneur Halsey Minor (CNET, Salesforce, Google Voice….), Live Planet’s solutions include:

The LIVE PLANET System: the only end-to-end capture, distribution, and monetization system for immersive video. The LIVE PLANET System makes it easy, practical, and affordable to create and deliver stereoscopic VR and 360° video, whether live or recorded, allowing creators to focus on their productions and applications. (www.LivePlanet.net)

The VIDEOCOIN NETWORK: a decentralized video encoding, storage, and content distribution system that turns all cloud-based video services into an efficient algorithmic market running on a new blockchain with a native protocol token, the VideoCoin (issued by the VideoCoin Development Association Ltd.). The VIDEOCOIN NETWORK will lower costs by deploying unused compute resources, enable a new generation of applications via open APIs and open source-based development, disintermediate media behemoths with peer-to-peer video distribution, and increase privacy with decentralized, end-to-end encryption. (www.VideoCoin.io)

The Opportunity:

You will own the Live Planet VR Camera software development and configuration. You will design, develop and support applications that control camera behavior, collect information from the camera, update software on camera, etc. Also you will own Live Planet VR Camera CI, testing and embedded OS configuration.

We are looking for a self-driven, talented engineer who will focus on the camera’s core application software stack and the Linux-based infrastructure around it as well as help be a core member of the Camera team. This is an opportunity to make an impact for the Live Planet Camera System.

We are a fast moving team with a lot of unique knowledge in VR, hardware, video streaming, and distributed compute knowledge. It is a unique chance to grow as a leader and an independent owner of very cool software stack based on modern technologies and processes.

Needed Experiences and Skills:

  • Working understanding of Linux concepts, specifically Ubuntu based functionality (Systemd, Debian packages, Common Configuration files, etc.)
  • Experienced Golang engineer with practical experience of HTTP 12 (GRPC) micro services development.
  • Software design skills; in other words you know how to organize multiple of micro services to work together in clean and efficient manner.
  • Feel comfortable to organize and optimize startup, discovery and networking of OS (operating systems).
  • General knowledge & understanding of video pipelines & streaming
  • Strong debugging capabilities
  • B.S. in Computer Science or related field

Desired Experiences and Skills:

  • C/C++
  • ReactJS knowledge and practical experience.
  • Comfortable with Python and Git.

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Software Engineer (Generalist) with StackRox
Mountain View, USA$140k – $180k
7 months ago

Job Description

Are you passionate about building high performant products or using cutting edge technologies? Are you interested in defining our products, working closely with Product Management, in a fast-paced Agile environment? Are you looking to be impactful and contribute to engineering initiatives to achieve product goals with excellence? StackRox has an opportunity for you where you can contribute your skills, expertise, ingenuity and passion to help us succeed in our mission!

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

We are looking for a software engineer who is skilled in building large scale distributed software systems that are highly performant while reducing the cost of deployment in cloud infrastructures. The ideal candidate cares deeply about performance, resource footprint, elegant coding with a great understanding of data structures and algorithms for enterprise-grade products, and is a fearless experimenter with a willingness to try new things. You’ll fit right in if you like solving challenging problems by architecting elegant solutions, designing algorithms and writing code.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • 1+ years of experience in software engineering, algorithm design and systems development
  • Experience developing in Golang, C/C++, Java, or Python, with a language agnostic attitude toward development
  • Strong ability to define problems, formulate solutions, effectively collaborate and communicate, plan and execute
  • Ability to work boldly with a sense of urgency: embrace mistakes, learn from them, and help drive the team toward success

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • Experience with Docker or Kubernetes, and Linux containerization technology
  • Experience with private and public cloud design considerations in the areas of virtualization, distributed systems, load balancing and networking, large scale data storage, and/or security
  • Experience with distributed system orchestrators, scalable messaging systems, and large throughput data processing systems
  • Experience with low level Linux containerization subsystems (cgroups, namespaces), other containerization/virtualization systems, or related subsystems like scheduling or networking
  • Expertise with a broad range of data structures, algorithms, and software design, with strong debugging skills

ABOUT US

StackRox helps enterprises secure their cloud-native applications at scale from container build and deployment through runtime. Founded in 2014 by Sameer Bhalotra (former White House senior director for cybersecurity) and Ali Golshan (former co-founder and CTO of Cyphort), StackRox has assembled a team of experts in security, infrastructure, and machine learning. StackRox enables security teams to centralize container deployment governance, visualize the container attack surface, expose malicious activity, and stop attacker activity. It combines a new security architecture, machine learning, and protective actions to disrupt attacks in real time and limit their impact. Partnered with Docker, Amazon, Google, IBM and Red Hat, StackRox is the choice of both Global 2000 and emerging cloud-native enterprise companies.


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Senior Software Engineer, Backend with Live Planet
San Jose, USA$120k – $200k
1 year ago

Job Description

Company Overview

Live Planet, Inc. develops infrastructural technologies to enable next-generation video applications. Live Planet was founded by serial entrepreneur Halsey Minor, who to date has founded or co-founded technology companies that have created over $100 billion in cumulative value, including: CNET, Uphold, Salesforce, Google Voice, OpenDNS, and Vignette.

Live Planet’s solutions include:

The Live Planet VR System: the only end-to-end capture, distribution, and monetization system for immersive video. The Live Planet System makes it easy, practical, and affordable to create and deliver stereoscopic VR and 360° video, whether live or recorded, allowing creators to focus on their productions and applications. (www.LivePlanet.net) The VideoCoin Network: video infrastructure for a blockchain-enabled Internet. The VideoCoin Network is a decentralized video encoding, storage, and content distribution system that turns all cloud-based video services into an efficient algorithmic market running on a new blockchain with a native protocol token, the VideoCoin. (www.VideoCoin.io) Position Overview

We are looking for a GoLang backend engineer to support our camera and cloud services. This position provides the unique opportunity to work on Live Planet camera software infrastructure and distributed cloud.

Candidate Profile

An ideal candidate shall have the following experience/credentials/experience:

B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or related field. 4+ Years GoLang experience 4+ years Python experience Google Cloud Platform administration Containers (docker) and container orchestration (kubernetes) Infrastructure deployment automation (ansible, terraform, packer) Monitoring and alerting tools (consul, telegraf, grafana, elk, fluentd) Experience working in a dynamic start up environment Strong written and verbal communication skills Outstanding attention to detail. Location: San Francisco Bay Area.

Live Planet is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

If interested, please apply here: https://boards.greenhouse.io/liveplanet/jobs/4037829002


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Golang Software Engineer with World Open Network
Menlo Park, USA$100k – $130k
7 months ago

Job Description

Please provide your personal blog and Github address in your notice of interest.

Job Description We are an exciting start-up company founded by proven leaders with repeated success in the technology space. Our newest company is developing a cryptocurrency platform based on an open-source third generation blockchain that we’re creating. Our goal is to set a new standard in security and protection for our end users and community.

We’re looking for a Golang Software Engineer who combines software and systems engineering to build and run large-scale, scalable, massively distributed, fault-tolerant systems for the Crypto market place. Reporting directly to the VP of Engineer the Golang Software Engineer makes sure that WON’s services, both internal and externally- visible systems have reliability, rock solid uptime to meet our users’ needs and quick improvement while being responsible for capacity, performance and scalability.

Responsibilities - Engage in and improve the whole lifecycle of services—from inception and design, through deployment, operation and refinement. - Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, developing software platforms and frameworks, capacity planning and launch reviews. - Scale systems sustainably through mechanisms like automation, and evolve systems by pushing for changes that improve reliability and velocity.

Qualifications Minimum qualifications: - 2+ years of recent server-side experience in Golang - Knowledge of web technologies including HTML, CSS, JavaScript (JQuery or AngularJS), WebSockets is an advantage - Experience working with MySQL - Experience with Redis, MongoDB or other NoSQL solutions - Understanding of how to build and consume REST APIs - Building modular and scalable code - A sense of humor and thirst for knowledge

Preferred qualifications: - Interest in designing, analyzing and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems. - Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive. - Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks.

Please provide your personal blog and Github address in your notice of interest.

Benefits - Competitive Salary - Awesome bonus - 20 days annual leave - 8 days personal leave - 100% medical, dental and vision insurance - Life insurance - 401(k) and FSA - Free shuttles between Caltrain Menlo Park and office - Gym on site, accessible 247 - Located on corner of Marsh Road and 101, by the Dumbarton Bridge exit. - Loads more!


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Distributed System Engineer with Paradigm
Oakland, CA, USA / Remote$120k – $160k
1 year ago

Job Description

COMPANY At Paradigm you’ll have the opportunity to work with a young, passionate and talented team pioneering open-source decentralized exchange infrastructure that will redefine global financial markets. We are looking for engineers with deep interest in distributed systems and exchange technology.

New team members will be involved in making fundamental decisions and encouraged to be creative and independent; owning projects from conception to launch. Engineers will be involved in many layers of the emerging dApp stack, working with emerging web3 technologies to create both developer and consumer facing products.

RESPONSIBILITIES Help develop software for our current Tendermint-based relay network system. Work on production deployment/distributable version of node software. Help architect custom decentralized order-relay implementation (based on existing specification) Develop a custom decentralized order book implementation based on our current system. Adapt existing Node.js Tendermint state machine to Golang (prefered) or C++ Write developer-facing documentation.

REQUIREMENTS 3+ years of software development experience. 1+ years of experience with consensus-based systems (Tendermint prefered). 2+ years of experience with distributed/shared database systems. 2+ years of Asynchronous programming experience (Golang/C++/Rust). Proficiency in Golang, JavaScript/TypeScript. Linux VM experience (potential transition to containerized deployment). Ability to adapt to our rapidly evolving tech stack. Passion for Paradigm’s vision and goal.

PREFERRED BS, MS, or PhD from top university in a related field (CS, Math, Physics, etc.). Knowledge of market structures and exchange related concepts. Knowledge of the emerging decentralized financial primitive space. Knowledge of Ethereum and Solidity. Familiarity/understanding of web3 systems


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Back-End Software Engineer with Conductor
New York, USA$100k - $150k
4 months ago

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced backend software engineer to join our exceptional team of distributed systems engineers. We have embarked on a mission to create highly-scalable and performant micro-services that handle tera-bytes of data and analytics that feed into beautifully designed custom data visualizations. You will be responsible for architecting, implementing and testing new and existing systems that power our flagship product and help humanize the way content marketers interact with customers. Most importantly, your leadership as a senior and experienced member of the team will become an example for others to follow, and you will help shape and define our engineering practices and craftsmanship.

Our Engineering Values

  • Collaboration: We believe that engineers do their best work when working together in cohesive teams.
  • Excellence: We believe in doing things the “right way” rather than the “fast way”, and holding ourselves to a high standard of excellence.
  • Growth: We believe engineers do their best work when they are constantly growing, learning, and changing.
  • Communication: We believe in combining empathy with openness and honesty to set clear expectations and hold each other accountable.
  • Impact: We believe we’re making the world a better place by empowering marketers to really help their customers rather than just sell stuff.

What you’ll be doing

  • Writing beautiful API documentation for all the services you and the team builds for consumption by other developers (we use Swagger).
  • Design and architect scalable services that are both highly available and performant.
  • Breaking down product requirements into manageable stories and delegating work to team members.
  • Refactoring and evolving existing distributed systems to make legacy systems anew.
  • Collaborating with other functions of the business and engineering department to ensure successful delivery of software.

Who you are:

  • A bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or related field
  • 8+ years working in backend technologies in addition to Java such as Scala, Python, Golang or a combination of
  • 8+ years working in databases such as MySQL, Postgres or other RDBMS systems
  • 8+ years working with cloud-hosting and deep understanding of AWS, Google Cloud or Azure
  • 3-5+ years working with Docker containers and deep understanding of the internals of how containers work
  • 3-5+ years working with non-relational databases such as Cassandra or Dynamo
  • 3-5+ years building and deploying containers into managed clusters with Kubernetes or equivalent
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven professional experience working with non-technical business functions
  • You enjoy collaborating with product management teams to ensure the best quality product is shipped out the door
  • You have a keen appreciation for usability and understand your users come first when designing systems

Why You Should Join

At Conductor, we are looking for engaged and passionate engineers that can raise the bar. There is a tremendous opportunity here to have immediate impact in the day-to-day and affect the company’s success and growth. We all share in the same values and push each other to meet these standards.

We are made up of a diverse group of people from all backgrounds and include a team of exceptional engineers in Kyiv as well. Wherever you are from, you will find a common ground here for continuing to push forward your career and make a difference in this industry.

Conductor, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

About Conductor

Conductor’s search and content intelligence platform helps marketers create and optimize content to improve visibility online.

The technology generates customer intent insights that lead to compelling content, increased traffic, and higher organic marketing ROI. Customizable dashboards and workflows guide marketers through the content creation process, empowering them to measure, refine, and demonstrate the effectiveness of their SEO and content marketing efforts.

In addition to its SaaS platform, Conductor offers a suite of services and support including site audits, site migrations, and managed services that empower in-house marketing teams and digital marketing agencies to drive results and put their customers’ needs first.

Conductor’s forward-thinking customers include global and emerging enterprise brands like Citibank, Salesforce, ClassPass, and WeWork.


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Senior Software Engineer with Bitfusion.io
Austin, USA / Remote$100k – $180k
1 year ago

Job Description

Bitfusion is an Austin, TX and a Bay Area company building the operating system for managing AI infrastructure across CPUs, GPUs and FPGAs in next generation data centers and clouds.

We are looking for strong cloud infrastructure engineer (developer type) with self-directed work habits and strong willingness to learn. You will be part of a collaborative team with a culture of open communication, innovation and make-it-happen mindset. You will work on bleeding edge technologies and have the opportunity to lean new technologies. Expect excellent application development skills and Kubernetes experience is a must. Experience with building highly available, scalable and generalized infrastructure and solid proficiency with at least one modern general-purpose programming languages like C++, Go, Python, Scala, etc is essential.

You should have a BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent. Top-notch communication skills are essential. Strong problem solving skills and out of the box thinking are a must. Must work well in a fast paced team of talented, motivated, and coworkers. Physically located in Austin, TX is highly preferred, though remote work may be possible depending on qualifications.

Must Haves * 5+ years of relevant industry work experience * BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science or equivalent program * Hands-on development with highly distributed and micro-service environments in clouds like AWS * Experience with Docker container related technologies like Kubernetes, Mesos, etc * Experience with large-scale distributed systems and client-server architectures * Demonstrated proficiency with at least two modern general-purpose programming languages like C++, Go, Python, Scala, etc. - Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly * Should be able to pick up any new programming language and demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies quickly

Nice to Haves * Experience building APIs and client libraries * Experience with industry or open-source projects in large-data, parallel and distributed systems * Experience building technologies with caching, RPC, queuing, parallelism, multi-threading, concurrency * Experience with full stack web development

As part of your job application, send us some bullet points about the most recent projects you worked on with Kubernetes, whats your favorite programming language, what kind of things have you hacked in the past, why would like to be part of this team, etc.

We are an equal opportunity employer.


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Software Engineer - Infrastructure Tooling with Segment
San Francisco / Vancouver / New York, USA / Remote$115k - $230k
5 months ago

Job Description

Who We Are

We’re a small team of experienced engineers with diverse technical backgrounds. We’re passionate about driving our coworkers’ success and building the next generation of software tooling. If you want to work on distributed systems infrastructure and development practices or you have an entrepreneurial spirit and want to make something that your peers use every day, we’d love for you to join us. Tooling handles many different areas, so we’re building a diverse team with a wide range of expertise.

What We Do - We build shared infrastructure and tools to make engineering more productive, reliable, and cost effective. - We maintain several Segment Open Source projects. - We work in Go, Terraform and a bit of Node.js. - Read more about Segment’s infrastructure and how we use: distributed logging and secure secrets. Or, read our code: conf, ksuid, cwlogs, go-prompt, ecs-logs, chamber. - We manage the tooling and process around development environments, testing, CI, and deployment. - Read more on our blog about how we use: CI and Make.

Who we are looking for:

  • You care about simple, practical, reliable, and secure software implementation and the kinds of process needed to produce it.
  • You can research a messy, complicated problem and design an approach that makes working in that area easy and consistent.
  • You empathize with the rest of your company, listen to them, and take pride in supporting their work.

Projects we’re working on:

  • Per-Engineer Dev Environments
  • Logging Pipeline Development
  • AWS Rate Limit Monitoring
  • Application Deployment Improvements
  • Self-Hosted CI
  • Incident Management Automation
  • Large Scale JSON Stream Data Manipulation Tools
  • Standardized Metrics and Alerting Infrastructure
  • Consistent Runbooks and Documentation

Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years experience as a software engineer, devops engineer, or site reliability engineer.
  • You have experience with AWS, Docker, Go, Node.js, or Terraform.
  • You are motivated to support your coworkers and make them productive.
  • You are a self-directed problem solver.

Bonus

  • Building tooling for distributed systems development.
  • Working on or with a variety of engineering teams.
  • Leading teams or projects.

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Software Engineer, Full stack with OmniTier
Milpitas, CA, USA$95k - $125k
11 months ago

Job Description

OmniTier, founded in 2015, is a multidisciplinary team of developers, bioinformaticians, and memory storage engineers, committed to big data challenges, especially in the life sciences. Our founding team was instrumental in developing many of the flash memory technologies widely used today. Our passion is utilizing this memory technology to create customized, accelerated software solutions for genomics, edge computing, and machine learning analytics. We are backed by some highly esteemed corporate and angel investors. We have a very open and collaborative environment, with a strong focus on delivering innovative solutions. We are seeking people who enjoy the startup culture and are innovative, focused, and committed to excellence. We respect passion and enthusiasm for solving real-world problems.
The company has offices in Milpitas, California and Rochester, Minnesota.

Responsibilities

• Architect, develop and test high performance scalable solutions for bioinformatics.

• Design and implement new algorithms and schemes to leverage flash-based storage.

• Develop tools to deploy and manage large distributed systems and to monitor and improve system efficiency.

• Integrate and test user-facing features using front-end libraries.

• Collaborate with other teams to optimize solutions.

Basic Qualifications

• Minimum B.S. degree in Computer Science or a related technical field; M.S. a plus.

• 3+ years of programming experience in C/C++, Java, JavaScript, Python or similar programming language

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience with industry or academic research in building large-scale distributed compute/storage systems.

• Domain knowledge in fault tolerance and data replication.

• Good understanding of multi-threading, concurrency, and parallel processing technologies.

• Experience in Golang and React.js is a plus.


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Senior Software Engineer with RetailNext
San Jose, CA, USA$120k - $170k
1 year ago

Job Description

Are you interested in distributed systems or big data? RetailNext is looking for engineers to help build our cloud analytics system. We pull in and process data from thousands of brick and mortar stores to help our customers better understand and serve their customers.

We’re looking for engineers with experience in distributed systems or data processing at scale. We write code in Go and use tools like Cassandra, Redis, GRPC and MapReduce. We don’t expect you to be an expert in everything we do, but you should have a strong background in some plus an interest in learning the rest. The team is growing fast and there will be leadership opportunities for interested and qualified candidates.

We’ve built an environment where you can focus on big problems. Low on meetings and overhead. We are a community of makers and we want people with the same mindset. Focused on building great solutions to the problems our customers face.

Who you are

  • Strong in at least one of Go, Javascript, Ruby or C

Bonus points

  • Production experience with Cassandra or Riak
  • Experience with a project that used continuous deployment or Kanban
  • Work experience in retail

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Blockchain Engineer (Protocol Level) with Swish
Toronto / San Francisco, USA / Remote$120k – $180k
1 year ago

Job Description

Swish is a world-class development studio which teams have delivered products for Google, Microsoft, Kik, Nasdaq, Factset, and other major enterprises. The blockchain engineering team at Swish is looking for talented protocol level engineers to design and implement core protocol features (like sharding, multi-chain architecture, two-way pegs, zk-Starks, zk-Snarks, and state channels) for new blockchains. Our mission is to bring the promise of a decentralized blockchain-based future to reality for clients.

As a blockchain engineer, you will work on protocol level infrastructure for blockchains. We acknowledge that the blockchain space is in its infancy. Prior experience with blockchain development is required but we are flexible as to which paths you’ve taken to get it.  You should have prior experience developing high quality server and blockchain architecture and be excited about doing that at a studio that is transforming the way companies run their businesses.

We are looking for individuals who are passionate about being at the forefront of a new technological paradigm and can lead the design and development of scalable applications. A successful candidate will bring deep analytical ability, a security-first mindset, and the ability to deliver results within a fast-moving, agile environment.

We are also looking for: • Strong communication skills • Experience with measuring and improving server response times in different conditions and environments. • Experience with unit and integration testing, continuous integration, and deployment workflows.

You should be motivated by a desire to solve the most important problems, obtain unprecedented results, and push your methods to their maximal performance.

Responsibilities

• Write secure, well-documented, well-tested code • Write code to interface with data stores, including databases (relational and non-relational) and a blockchain • Design, implement and document clear and consistent APIs to be consumed by web and mobile clients • Guide product decisions

Requirements

• 1+ years experience with Golang or C++ • 4+ years of experience in a backend engineering role • Experience with distributed systems • Familiarity with a modern web development framework such as Python (Django/Flask), Ruby (Rails), or Javascript (React/Flux) • Comfortable operating in dynamic environments

Bonus Points

• Background in cryptography, networking, or distributed systems • Familiarity with Cosmos / Tendermint • Proficiency in React/Flux, Node, Drizzle, Truffle, cryptoeconomics, or protocol-level blockchain development • Contribution to open source software • Degree in STEM field, especially software engineering or computer science related. • Experience in small start­up environments helping large enterprises. • Experience with a distributed team

About Swish

Launched in February 2013,Swish is a fast-growing business with an innovative working culture and teams spanned across the world with teams in Toronto, San Francisco, Berlin, Auckland, Bruxelles, Medellin, and more.

We create products for successful business using cutting-edge technologies: Blockchain, Machine Learning, and Apps Dev. Working with Swish puts you in contact with prestigious brands, wherever your base is. We are a 100% remote-work company because we believe it is everyone’s choice to live and work the way they prefer.

Work is organized in sprints  - 2 weeks periods to which, as a member of our talent community, you choose to commit. You always have the choice to accept or decline a sprint, or take-on multiple sprints simultaneously.

We let members choose what suits them best depending on their current situation: family, travel, studies, finance. We know life is not linear and we respect the humans behind the screens.

Our work ethic relies on six core values: Transparency, Directness, Meritocracy, Autonomy, Responsibility, Continuous Learning.

Ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other is core to our values. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a fun place to work.

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Software Engineer, Go Language Platform with Uber
San Francisco, CA, USA$95k - $155k
1 year ago

Job Description

We’re changing the way people think about transportation. Not that long ago we were just an app to request premium black cars in a few metropolitan areas. Now we’re a part of the logistical fabric of more than 600 cities around the world. Whether it’s a ride, a sandwich, or a package, we use technology to give people what they want, when they want it.

For the people who drive with Uber, our app represents a flexible new way to earn money. For cities, we help strengthen local economies, improve access to transportation, and make streets safer.

And that’s just what we’re doing today. We’re thinking about the future, too. With teams working on new modalities, self-driving cars and even urban air transportation, we’re in for the long haul. We’re reimagining how people and things move from one place to the next.

Hi! We’re the Go team at Uber. You might recognize us from such classics as zap, fx,go-torch, and Go Profiling and Optimization.

As part of the Go team you’ll join a group of language experts solely focused on improving the quality, performance and stability of Go code across the company and the broader open-source community. You’ll work with some of the most talented, high-velocity engineering teams and ensure that the most pressing development problems are solved, and the solutions are reusable for engineers everywhere in the organization. The code you build and maintain will be at the heart of critical systems across Uber, from infrastructure to user-facing products and services. You’ll empower a large and quickly-growing engineering organization to do its best work and deliver high-quality products quickly. You’ll ensure that moving fast doesn’t mean sacrificing stability, quality, performance or maintainability. And along the way, you’ll get to shape the very future of engineering at Uber.

We need passionate, skilled developers who can think at both the code and organizational levels, engineers who care deeply about building systems and libraries the right way, who are eager to take on ownership of business-critical code, and who are opinionated and uncompromising in their pursuit of technical excellence.

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop and maintain world-class Go tools and packages.
  • Drive the development of Go standards, practices and education.
  • Build Uber’s Go open-source presence.
  • Design and build infrastructure to help teams measure and improve development velocity.
  • Work closely with engineers across the company to solve critical software development problems in principled and reusable ways.

Requirements

  • Solid understanding of Go, including common toolsand best practices.
  • Experience building reusable tools, packages and software patterns for developers.
  • Background in infrastructure and distributed systems.
  • Passion for software quality, including testing, code review, and documentation.
  • Desire to contribute to open source.
  • Strong cross-team communication skills.
  • B.S., M.S., or Ph. D. in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.

Desired

  • Experience working on distributed software projects in a large organization.

  • Experience leading, contributing to, or maintaining open-source projects.

  • Experience as a technology-specific speaker or evangelist.

Be sure to check out the Uber Engineering Blog to learn more about the team.


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Distributed Systems Engineer with mLab
San Francisco, USA$130K – $180K
1 year ago

Job Description

mLab is the leading database-as-a-service platform for MongoDB, with over 700,000 databases in our fleet and customers ranging from startups to Lyft, Whole Foods, and Verizon.

Our engineers work on a range of interesting technical problems related to building, operating, and orchestrating cloud infrastructure at scale.

The Opportunity

We are looking for an experienced distributed systems engineer. You’ll play a lead role in building kubernetes-based container orchestration tools for managing and deploying our infrastructure. The goal is to simplify and accelerate how our software is built, deployed, and operated on public clouds.

Our team believes strongly in open source, and we will ultimately provide many of these tools back to the community.

In addition to having the opportunity to grow quickly within our business, you’ll have the the chance to evangelize our tech online and at events, contribute to open source projects, and anything else that can add to our community.

About You

You enjoy building complex software systems, love coding, and value a highly collaborative environment. You are passionate about cloud infrastructure and building platforms/tools for fellow developers.

We value software engineering generalists with sound fundamentals and broad interests. Golang and k8s expertise is a plus, as is exposure to container management on AWS, Azure, and/or GCP.


Perks & Benefits

We offer a competitive salary with great benefits, including matching 401K, catered lunches, and gym/phone/Lyft perks. We’re a friendly team with a close-knit, respectful work environment.

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Software Engineer with Algorithmia
Seattle / San Francisco, USA / Vancouver, Canada / Remote$100K – $150K
1 year ago

Job Description

Software Engineer (Production & Deployment)
Seattle, Vancouver, NYC, or Remote

  • Empower large enterprise to run AI/ML at scale, leveraging the best in modern distributed systems and automation technology
  • Join a truly remote-friendly company - work anywhere in the US or Canada including your sofa, the beach, or our Seattle waterfront office
  • Experience rapid growth in the first AI startup to be funded by Google

Algorithmia automates, optimizes, and accelerates every step of the journey to deploying of AI/ML at scale. We allow anyone to run models on massively parallel infrastructure in minutes instead of months. In our cloud or your datacenter - all completely managed for maximum performance at minimum cost. Already trusted by over 60k developers and major enterprise customers, Algorithmia makes scalable Machine Learning fast, simple, and cost-effective for everyone.

Undergoing enormous customer growth, we’re rapidly scaling our Customer Operations team to meet demand. We’re looking for talented Software Engineers to join a passionate, distributed group that’s driving the design, deployment, and optimization of Algorithmia with our Enterprise customers. This unique role is a broad mix of automation, DevOps, infrastructure engineering, and software development - offering an unparalleled opportunity to learn, grow, and impact the most important financial institutions, intelligence agencies, and private companies in the country.

As a Software Engineer on the Customer Operations team at Algorithmia, you will:

  • Deploy Algorithmia Enterprise into Fortune 500 and Government environments
  • Design, build, and maintain the automation and infrastructure needed to deliver Algorithmia effectively, and to help us achieve even greater scale
  • Work cross-team to ensure Algoritmia supports unique customer environments, and to design solutions to meet specific customer needs
  • Eventually automate your role out of existence - then join us in doing something even more amazing
  • Handle the highest-tier of engineering support for AI/ML leaders
  • Have a real career plan, with mentorship and fast-track opportunities to promotion, technical leadership, people management, or wherever your interests may be
  • Work from anywhere in the USA or Canada. We have teams in Seattle, NYC, Vancouver BC, Nova Scotia - or go 100% remote from home (Snuggie, bunny slippers, and all - no judgement!)

And we might make the perfect match if you:

  • Want to work with modern cloud technologies and large scale distributed systems
  • Have experience multiple languages (Java, Scala, Go, Python, Bash, etc.), deployment tools (Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible, Terraform, etc.), and cloud providers (AWS, Azure, GCP, OpenStack, etc.)
  • Are passionate about automation, and believe nothing should ever be done manually twice
  • Enjoy working with customers to deliver solutions that meet business need, empower engineers (and data scientists!), and solve real-world problems
  • Feel most comfortable in hybrid roles that blur the line between Developer, Site Reliability Engineer, Deployment Engineer, Solutions Architect, and Consultant
  • Bonus points for a love of data science, any kind of AI/ML experience, interesting public code, or the implementation of something cool on our AI marketplace (hint: free trial!)

As a Software Engineer at Algorithmia you’ll join a passionate team that’s changing the way everyone uses AI and ML. You’ll solve real problems, make an impact, and work in a flexible environment that encourages you to follow your own interests as well. You’ll be welcomed into an intelligent, quirky, and diverse group and gain access to fantastic perks beyond just salary, equity, and insurance benefits - all from the comfort of your own sofa (or our dog-friendly office).

If this sounds like you APPLY NOW, or learn more at algorithmia.com

Algorithmia is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our core. We will never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status and encourage everyone to apply.


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Lead Backend Engineer with Wellthon
Canada / USA / Remote$90k - $100k
7 months ago

Job Description

Wellthon empowers people to live their best life with active-aging personal training in their living room. We’re building a video exercise program for people with Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, diabetes, heart disease, and for older adults who want to excel at their activities of daily living.

Think Peloton for Baby Boomers and the Silent Generation.

Wellthon has partnered with and been financially backed by one of the nation’s leading healthcare systems, OhioHealth.

Why work for Wellthon?

Work 100% remotely
We’re a fully distributed team. Say good-bye to a daily commute, missing your family’s events, and being stuck living in a place with astronomical housing costs.

Meaningful equity compensation
It’s early. You’ll be shaping the brand, product, and customer experience, so you deserve to have real ownership in the company.

Purpose-driven product
We’re building something that will improve the quality of life of millions of people. Think about your parents, grandparents, and older family members. You’ll be helping them maintain independence as they age, alleviate pain, avoid medication, reduce the risk of disease, and delay disease.

About you:

  • You could work for any major tech company, but you have a conviction to build something that matters
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Great communication skills, high EQ, and the ability to work with a distributed team

Responsibilities:

  • Work within an Agile team to develop backend applications
  • Design, implement, test and maintain the backend environments for our application.
  • Integrate our backend with 3rd parties services, or bridging such services together.
  • Collaborate with frontend developers to define proper APIs
  • Educate yourself and others, continuing to growing skill set, and exploring and evangelizing new technologies where appropriate.
  • Contribute towards improving the stability of our systems through best practices (code reviews, process improvements, incident resolution, etc.).

Required Experience and Skills:

  • 5+ years of backend development experience building consumer facing software at scale
  • Experience building backends with Go, and all the modern tooling that it requires (or really excited to learn it all)
  • Comfortable managing production environments.
  • A passion for great UX, attention to detail, and an empathy for the customer experience.
  • A high bar for code quality, and an interest in building toolchains that make building, testing, and releasing application code as efficient as possible.
  • Experience writing unit, integration, and functional tests, specifically for backend apps
  • Comfortable working in an agile, yet pragmatic startup environment where quality / user experience is not a tradeoff when building and releasing software.
  • Bonus points for experience with video, health, fitness, SAAS

If you join us, you’ll get:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Stock options – shared success is core to our mission
  • Comprehensive medical, vision, dental benefits
  • A family-friendly work environment
  • A shiny Mac and the other productivity accessories you need
  • Flexible schedule and freedom to work from wherever you please
  • Sense of purpose and satisfaction when you start to receive emails from the people whose lives you’re changing.

Interested?
Send us a note or cover letter with what excites you about Wellthon along with your resume.


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Blockchain Engineer with Cadence
New York City, USA$125k – $150k
1 year ago

Job Description

You have:

  • Experience with Agile development
  • A proven record of personally taking projects from ideation to implementation
  • Technology expertise: JavaScript, GoLang, Rust, Scala, C, C++, Python, Databases, distributed computing
  • Blockchain expertise :
  • Deep understanding of blockchain and distributed ledger protocols and smart contract scripting languages
  • Solid knowledge of Solidity
  • 1+ years experience with Smart Contract design and implementation
  • Competitive awareness and use case based judgement

You are:

  • A systems thinker who is naturally predisposed to connecting dots
  • Ready to build something big and ambitious from the ground up

You will:

  • Develop blockchain use cases for specific customer demands.
  • Drive project initiation, scoping, and planning. Develop & manage solution architectures. Maintain the release schedule.
  • Apply blockchain security technologies, cryptography knowledge.
  • Leverage experience with and knowledge of Open source blockchain platforms
  • Collaboratively define blockchain systems architecture and best practices.
  • Support and implement Proof of Concepts to support Pre-Sales and Delivery initiatives.
  • Provide technical expertise across all areas of the build, release, and operations.
  • Be part of the core engineering team of the company and help shape our engineering culture, values, and ways of working

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Open-Source Software Engineer with Datadog
New York City, USA / Paris, France / Remote$62k - $116k
1 year ago

Job Description

Datadog is building a world-class APM product that traces requests as they flow across complex systems. We are looking for an expert Go developer who can help push our tracing tools to the next level. Come and join us to build amazing open source software.

What you will do

  • Write open source code that instruments thousands of distributed applications written in Go around the world.
  • Drive our open source Go projects and engage with the community to find and address the most important challenges.
  • Join a great team building software the right way.

Who you must be

  • You’re a master Go programmer. You’ve written high-performance and concurrent applications, know your way around go tool pprof. You don’t reinvent the wheel but you prefer keeping your code concise and efficient.
  • You are a great community ambassador and can drive hard technical conversations towards a good solution.
  • You want to work in a fast, high growth startup environment.
  • You have a BS/MS/PhD in a scientific field.

Bonus Points

  • You have significant experience with Python, Java, JavaScript, Ruby or PHP.
  • You have have experience with code telemetry and introspection.
  • You have experience with distributed systems.

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Principal Software Engineer with SendGrid
Denver, Colorado, USA$130k – $170k
1 year ago

Job Description

The Principal Software Engineer opening is an exciting opportunity to join SendGrid’s Customer Growth Engineering team, developing features and software that impact all points of the customer lifecycle.  You’ll make a tremendous impact with the team that spearheads microservice development and operability at SendGrid, using the latest distributed systems programming techniques and technologies like rate limiting, circuit breakers and multi-datacenter (including AWS). You’ll bring the ability and experience to write complex backend services, communicate effectively with cross functional teams, and have a tremendous drive to hone your craft.

Denver is our global headquarters and home to the Customer Growth Engineering team, our revenue growth engine - which your efforts will directly impact.

What You’ll Do

  • Live by and champion our cultural values of Happy, Hungry, Honest, and Humble
  • Design entire systems from scratch, end-to-end, that can fit into the SendGrid architecture
  • Develop solutions for complex problems both independently and with team members
  • Work with other teams to troubleshoot/determine resolution for complex issues across team domains
  • Focus on designing and implementing systems for scalability, testability, supportability and maintainability
  • Use your foresight and experience to keep our systems effectively running now and in the future through profiling, load testing, failure testing, monitoring and much more to have confidence in the robustness of the systems we deploy
  • Lead team initiatives and implementations from conception to completion
  • Recommend and champion improvements to our software and product development process
  • Drive improvements in quality of team’s work output
  • Provide technical coaching and mentorships

Our stack includes: Golang, Docker, Redis, Kafka, MySQL, AWS

About You

  • 8+ years of software development experience in a modern programming language (Go, Python, Java, Ruby or C++)
  • Proficient across a highly diverse set of technologies (Hadoop Golang, HAproxy, etc) OR expert in at least one technology
  • Ability to translate architecture vision into concrete system designs
  • Experience with building reliable and robust software that tolerates and recovers from unreliable dependencies
  • Expert OO  experience and software engineering expertise (coding, automated tests, profiling, monitoring, etc)
  • Able to lead design meetings and Agile ceremonies
  • Experience using CM tools, preferably git
  • Solid experience with MySQL, Redis and Kafka, DynamoDB a plus
  • An insatiable learner, curious and constantly pushing the boundary of what is possible
  • Enjoy designing, writing and growing vital business services that add value

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