Cluster Architect

As a cluster architect, you will be responsible for our cluster technology and building our future architecture, to be used by thousands of SaaS and On-premise customers.


  • Work closely with Chief Architect and CTO, defining the next-generation technologies, products and solutions of Redis Labs.
  •  Contribute to open-source Redis and other open-source projects.
  • Provide an effective strategy for researching and vetting new technologies
  • Participate and contribute to our company’s architectural discussions
  • Participate as a hands-on senior developer throughout the entire development process.
  • Be a go-to person for complex activities estimations.


  •  “PC Geek” (i.e. you started coding when you were very young) or have a B.Sc. in Computer Science / Software Engineering
  • At least ten years of experience using C / Python / Java / C++
  • Extensive experience (at least five years) in software development over the Linux operating system
  • Knowledge of large-scale application architecture
  • Experience with TCP/IP and networking
  • A passion to push technological boundaries
  • Self-direction, ambition, and innovation
  • The ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with a team


  • Participated in an end-to-end big data and/or large-scale performance challenge
  • Experience with containers / orchestration solutions (Docker, Mesos, Kubernetes, Bosh)
  • An understanding of cloud-based solutions (AWS, Google, Azure, Softlayer, etc.)
  • Experience developing and using Redis or other NoSQL databases such as MongoDB, CouchBase and Cassandra