Software Development Engineer - Openshift, Kubernetes

US-Remote /
Engineering – Engineering /
/ Remote
Our Vision is to be the Most Trusted, Flexible and Easy to Use Hybrid Cloud Data Platform.  Actian is transforming industries by empowering companies to accelerate application modernization and simplify the Cloud journey.  Our customers use the Actian Data Platform to unify their siloed data, explore and securely exchange data to run a variety of analytic workloads that provide real time business insights at a fraction of the cost.  We have 24 of the Fortune 100 companies using Actian technology in some of the most mission critical applications that impact your daily life.
Minimum Required Skills: Understanding of complex (hybrid) cloud environments and proven programming skills with 5-10 years experience.

Position Summary
The is a software development role, not DevOps. The ideal candidate will be responsible for enhancing, implementing, and deploying cloud-native features for our database server and its components. They will work closely with the development team to ensure seamless integration and scalability within our cloud infrastructure. The candidate should have a strong understanding of cloud technologies, including containerization and orchestration frameworks. They will also be expected to monitor and optimize the performance of our cloud-based database, identifying areas for improvement and implementing solutions. Additionally, the candidate will collaborate with cross-functional teams to troubleshoot issues and provide technical support. The successful candidate will have excellent problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.

What you will be doing

    • Understand and build knowledge of cloud native components
    • Build and Deploy components on cloud environment
    • Design and develop product demos
    • Fix Defects
    • Upgrade components as required to support changes in Kubernetes and related services.

Skills Requried

    • Demonstrated cloud native skills (Containers/Kubernetes/Operators/Golang)
    • Demonstrated programming skills in Shell scripting
    • Demonstrated problem determination / debugging skills with proficiency in logic or combinatorial mathematics
    • Programming skills (preferably Java/C/C++)
    • Familiarity with the Linux Operating System
    • Demonstrated experience in working with global teams
    • Demonstrated experience in driving innovation across the team
    • Experience in working on Enterprise Products / Applications will be an add on advantage
    • Experience using Git/Github or equivalent.


    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or related field

Nice to have skills

    • SQL knowledge and/or experience in any RDBMS like Informix, Oracle, DB2
    • OpenShift Kubernetes experience
    • Cloud Pack for Data experience
    • Ansible
    • Experience with Jira
    • GCP or Azure
    • Linux
We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.