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Software Engineer – Cluster Group

We are looking for a Software Engineer to join the Redis Labs Cluster Group.

As a cluster group member, you will be responsible for the software behind the fastest NoSQL clusters on earth, supporting over 50 million ops/sec at sub-millisecond latency with true linear scalability.

​Our ideal candidate is a strong individual that loves to work with a diverse team of bright and ambitious people. You are passionate about technology in general and specifically the challenges around cloud, performance & distributed computing. You are a quick learner, always eager to learn and improve.

So – If you’re all that, fun to work with and want to make an impact while contributing to a wildly successful startup, then this is the right challenge for you.


Responsibilities

  • Help develop the next generation of Redis Labs’ superior clustering technologies, products and solutions.
  • Own Redis Labs Cluster features end-to-end, from design through development and deployment.
  • Debug, maintain and improve the Redis Labs Cluster infrastructure, enhancing its ability to handle many thousands of databases with millions of requests per second.
  • Participate in various open-source projects that Redis Labs maintains and/or contributes to.
  • Work closely with team members, Product, DevOps, Support, Customer Success, and other R&D teams.

Requirements

  • Three or more years of hands-on backend development experience working on a large-scale production grade system (preferably cloud based)
  • Excellent coding skills with a good understanding of large-scale architecture and design patterns
  • Experience with cloud based products, containerization technologies and operating systems (specifically Linux)
  • PC Kid (ie – started when you were 13); a B.Sc. in Computer Science or Software Engineering/equivalent
  • Self-direction, ambition and an eagerness to learn new things

Advantages

  • ​Experience designing and implementing distributed systems = BIG Advantage
  • Experience with NoSQL databases (especially Redis)
  • Deep understanding of orchestration technologies like Kubernetes & PCF
  • Experience with Python / C / C++ / Go
  • Have participated in an end-to-end big data and/or large scale performance challenge