Senior Software Engineer - Kubernetes - (Remote or SF)

  • Location
    • United States
  • Date Posted
  • May. 23, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Data

Are you ready to join the API revolution?

You will be part of a team that builds the Kong for Kubernetes.

You will be part of a team that is responsible for managing and making Kong cloud-native. This team is responsible for making and pushing kong to the bleeding edge of cloud-native and the CNCF stack.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Work on Kong for Kubernetes, Ingress controller, and helm charts
  • Add features and maintain Kong’s integrations with Prometheus, Grafana, Helm, and other products in the CNCF space.
  • Design and build extend Kong for Cloud-Native Stack
  • Leverage your deep experience working on large scale cloud-native infrastructure

What you’ll bring:

  • BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience
  • Interest or experience in Kubernetes, service mesh, L3/4/7 Proxy, API services, container technologies, and the Cloud Native Stack.
  • Experience in running Kubernetes or having a thorough understanding of Kubernetes architecture
  • Solid hands-on low level technical expertise, understanding distributed systems, networking and computer systems programming
  • Strong sense of ownership and good communication skills

Bonus Points:

  • A demonstrable track record of large scale C/C++/Go projects, familiar with gRPC, Containerization and Microservices
  • Hands on experience of building and maintain Kubernetes controllers or operators
  • Experience in building and fostering an Open-Source community
  • Hands-on technical leadership experience
  • Experience scoping, resourcing, managing and overcoming obstacles in software development projects