Software Engineer - Production Engineering

Igneous Systems - Seattle, WA

Software Engineer - Production Engineering

  • Focus on scale, automation, and growth on a real-world product with industry-changing implications
  • Join our team at a well-funded startup and work on Large Scale Distributed Systems with Go, Docker, and Kubernetes
  • Grow your skills with a fantastic team, in a company where culture really matters

Igneous Systems is fundamentally evolving how enterprises store, backup, and archive petabyte-scale data in the cloud era. Our patented technology delivers a secondary storage solution that effortlessly handles massive unstructured datasets that exceed billions of files and petabytes of storage. Our team has already secured 14 patents (and numerous industry accolades) for our novel approach and we’re just getting started!

We're looking for an experienced Software Engineer to become a key part of our Production Engineering team. You'll be joining a successful, high-energy, and customer-obsessed group in an operations-focused role. Together we'll work in massively distributed systems, digging deep into Golang, Docker, and Kubernetes to scale the systems and processes that deliver a hybrid-cloud solution spanning enterprise data centers and public clouds.

Will you will love it as a Production Engineer on our team? We think you might if you:

  • Love building tools and systems that delight fellow developers
  • Care about automation and how it relates to scale, growth, reliability, and support
  • Are drawn to the benefits of immutable infrastructure, and like to use the best tools for the job
  • Want to find nirvana in operational perfection
  • Have fun solving challenging problems in large-scale deployments, distributed computing, and networking
  • Can balance incremental improvement with long-term vision

And we’d really value your contribution to our team, if you:

  • Have strong software engineering skills in any language, along with automation experience and containerization using Docker and Kubernetes
  • Are either already skilled in Golang, or love the ideal of learning it here with us
  • Have experience building or effectively leveraging CI/CD pipelines to deliver consistently with high quality
  • Hunger to tackle uniquely challenging fleet management problems
  • Use data to improve the health and scale of production systems

As an engineer on the Production Engineering team at Igneous you'll join the group bring automation, scale, and security to everything we do in a role that will be instrumental to our success.

What's in it for you? We offer you the opportunity to help us make a significant impact, along with leading compensation, equity, fantastic benefits, diverse teammates, and at the best office-dog-to-employee ratio in Seattle.

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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity as a core of company culture. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Posted On: Tuesday, December 4, 2018

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