at Sysdig (view profile)
Location San Francisco, CA
Date Posted June 10, 2018
Category United States - H1B Visa Jobs
Job Type java
cassandra
go
elasticsearch

Description

Here at Sysdig, we’re what you might call container-obsessed. It starts with our unique technology, which listens to the heart of the operating system to surface the deepest data with the least overhead. From there, we’ve created the first-ever Container Intelligence Platform, which proactively uncovers issues before they manifest, and allows for deep digging to solve the most complex problems.

We're looking for a Software Engineer who is passionate about building simple, scalable services to deal with complex data.Our customer base is growing fast and so is the scale demanded of our backend. As a consequence, we're embarking on a major re-architecting of our platform. Sysdig is a high growth startup, and there will be significant growth opportunities for this position. 

Role Responsibilities:

  • You'll lead projects as part of this scale-out effort that will allow us to handle the next orders of magnitude. Examples of such projects include writing Kafka-based streaming services.
  • Distribute query engine targeting of our Cassandra and ElasticSearch data store.
  • Optimize ingest pipeline.
  • Put machine learning features into production.
  • Handle both monitoring and security data on a daily basis across multiple platform tiers (Kubernetes, AWS, Mesos) 

Required Qualifications:

  • Prior experience building and operating large-scale data pipelines
  • Production experience with at least one of Kafka, Cassandra, ElasticSearch
  • Strong computer science fundamentals in design, data structures and algorithms
  • Java experience highly preferred
  • Experience with AWS is a plus
  • Experience with Kubernetes is a plus
  • Startup / entrepreneurial experience is a plus
  • A positive "can do" attitude with the ability to articulate thoughts and ideas and see them to fruition
  • An appetite for varied data.

Key Technologies:

  • Java
  • Go
  • Cassandra
  • ElasticSearch
  • Kafka
  • Linux

Why work at Sysdig?

  • We’re a well funded startup that already has a large enterprise customer base.
  • We have a pragmatic, approachable culture, from the CEO down.
  • We have an organizational focus on delivering value to customers.
  • Our open source tools (https://www.sysdig.org) are widely used and loved by technologists & developers.
  • We have fun team with company events, beer outings, and lots of espresso (if you’re into that).

Along with top notch health insurance coverage, we offer a variety of benefits and perks, such as:

  • Desk and tech setup of your choice (for wherever you work)
  • IRA with company matching up to 3% of salary
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Monthly self-improvement grant – spend on yourself however you see fit!
  • Free weekly team lunches and delicious snacks every day of the week
  • Free monthly house cleaning service

Visa Assistance

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