Sysdig is the secure DevOps company, and we’re at the forefront of the container and Kubernetes revolution. We are passionate, technical problem-solvers, continually innovating and delivering powerful solutions to secure and operate cloud-native applications in production. Our consistent contributions to open source software projects reflect our commitment to the open cloud movement.
We value diversity and open dialog to spur ideas, working closely together to achieve goals. And we're a great place to work too -- we were awarded the 2019 Bay Area Best Places to Work Award from San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal. We are looking for team members who share our commitment to customers and are willing to dig deeper, understand problems and deliver innovative solutions. Does this sound like the right place for you?
We're looking for a Senior Software Engineer to work on our next generation distributed data store, with a focus on our enterprise-grade solution for Prometheus metrics.
As a Senior Software Engineer, your responsibilities will have a broad impact, from architecture to delivery. You will work closely with our product and engineering team which is spread throughout the US and Europe. Sysdig is a high growth startup, and there will be significant growth opportunities including the potential to guide the company’s enterprise Prometheus solution and participating in the Prometheus community.
Serve as an engineering architect to Sysdig’s Prometheus initiatives.
Architect and build Prometheus solutions and integrations into the Sysdig Monitor and Secure product lines.
Contribute to our distributed time-series data store and data ingestion pipeline.
Work on internal GRPC APIs that access the datastore
Engage with the Prometheus community, author and contribute to upstream Prometheus and related projects when mutually beneficial
Coordinate planning and implementation with US & European members of the data store team
Create internal architecture and implementation documentation
7+ years of experience in Java microservices
2+ years of experience in Golang
Prior experience building distributed services, especially online or real-time data pipelines
Strong computer science fundamentals in design, data structures, and algorithms
Ability to articulate ideas, designs, and implementation details to internal and external stakeholders
Experience using Prometheus/PromQL, Grafana is a plus
Experience with Kubernetes is a plus
Additionally, we offer a variety of benefits and perks, such as:
Flexible vacation policy
Monthly allowance that can be used for the following types of expenses (Employee wellness, Housecleaning services, Home internet, Phone expenses, Office supplies, Office furniture)