We are a team of doers, seasoned engineers, hackers and builders, working on the future of streaming data.

Funded by premier investors including GV and Lightspeed, Redpanda is building the streaming data platform for developers. We’re evolving streaming beyond the Apache Kafka® protocol into a unified “engine of record” that delivers a categorical reduction in complexity, wicked-fast performance, onboard Wasm transforms, and transparent tiered storage that gives consumers access to both real-time and historical data from a single API.
 

You Will: 

  • Contribute to the development of our Kubernetes operator and Helm chart, used both internally and at customers and members of our community
  • Be an expert at all things Kubernetes, influencing designs and implementations of Redpanda running over both managed and unmanaged Kubernetes

You Have: 

  • Passion for working on deeply technical projects and wanting to work on distributed systems, concurrency & parallelism, replication protocols, file systems & correctness
  • Strong understanding of Go and Kubernetes
  • This is not a pure operational role; the ideal candidate will have some operational experience running operators in Kubernetes, but will be mainly improving the operator and Helm chart.  If you have only operational experience, this role will not be a good fit for you.
  • Experience writing controllers, using kube-controller-manager or controller-sdk
  • Experience and comfortable working with a 100% distributed engineering team, collaborating on GitHub, in the open and a self-starter
  • Excellent written communication skills

Please highlight if applicable to you: 

  • Working knowledge of building Kubernetes operators for storage systems
  • Experience building a SaaS platform
  • Operated and used streaming platforms either as a user or provider

Redpanda is used by Fortune 1000 enterprises pushing hundreds of terabytes a day, as well as by the solo dev prototyping a React application on her laptop. Think of it as a streaming data API platform that scales with you from the smallest projects to petabytes of data distributed across the globe.
Join Redpanda if you’d enjoy being part of a fast-moving, 100% remote organization with team members around the globe and a culture based on trust, transparency, communication, and kindness. 

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