Senior Software Engineer - Cloud Observability & Monitoring

Within the United States /
Engineering – Infrastructure /
Full Time
/ Remote
We are expanding our team! You can be anywhere in the U.S. and in the Pacific time zone outside of the U.S., and in other various countries as noted for specified positions.

If you are looking to be a part of an amazing team, have a passion for open-source software, and building a strong developer community, then come join us! Temporal helps developers focus on the important things, like writing business logic, and spend less time worrying about the underlying infrastructure. We have a great open-source community filled with awesome developers (who are also our users!) that provide us with real-time feedback and contributions. Temporal is also backed by top VC firms and has a team of professionals from other successful start-ups and well-known technology companies. We always work toward building the best community, and if these things interest you too, we’d love to hear from you.

Infrastructure Engineer - Observability & Monitoring

We have openings for Senior to Principal bands on our Infrastructure team. You will be building the Platform for Observability & Monitoring, which will support the Temporal Cloud and other engineering teams. This Monitoring Platform will enable self-healing by exposing a programmatic interface to our observability systems. The platform will provide insights, and improve observability services with a focus on performance and reliability. 

What you’ll do 
* Create interfaces or tooling for self-service Developer Customers and Internal Engineers
*Build a monitoring system using Prometheus, OpenTracing, or another widely-used monitoring/visibility platform
*Work with large scale, high volume distributed systems, distributed databases, and data pipelines
*Build, maintain, and ensure timely delivery of our high-volume event log pipelines
*Create tools, and automation to help ensure data gets to the right place
*Prototype tooling interfaces and building new features for engineering use cases
*Participate in the Monitoring
*Participate in on-call rotation
What You bring to us
* At least 10+ years experience in setting up observability infrastructure using Prometheus, Grafana, Loki, Thanos or any other widely used monitoring system
*Experience using deployment automation/configuration management, especially Terraform or Chef
*Experience with AWS and other virtualized environments
*Experience building CI/CD and release pipelines using BuildKite, Travis, Jenkins, etc.
*Experience with deployment as code systems like Terraform, Chef, Puppet and Ansible
*Experience with container and management tool chains like Docker, Kubernetes, etc.
*Experience automating operations using Kubernetes Operators
*Experience with message queue services, such as Kafka
*Scripting experience using bash, zsh, etc.
*Experience coding in Go, C, or Java
The successful candidate's starting salary will be determined based on permissible, non-discriminatory factors such as skills and experience. Temporal is growing, and we welcome great people to enable our growth. We are looking for people who share our values, challenge 'standard' thinking, and want to influence our future.

Additional perks
- 100% coverage of premiums for you and your dependents for Medical, dental, and vision benefits
- Up to 20 weeks of parental leave for birth parents and 12 weeks of leave for non-birth parents, including adoptive and foster parents
- AD&D, long- and short-term disability, and life insurance (both standard and supplemental)
- Unlimited PTO
- Home office stipend ($1,000/yr) to make your working space comfortable.
- Monthly wellness allowance to help you stay happy and healthy.
- Collaborative, productive, and fun team

What team members are doing at Temporal
Collaborating across teams to improve the developer experience, deliver world-class open-source software, engage with and support our user community, and enhance our commercial SaaS platform.

Temporal Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Temporal Technologies does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. We embrace and celebrate differences and diversity.

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