Founding Engineer (Principal Infrastructure Engineer)

Within the United States /
Engineering /
Full Time
Temporal offers an entirely new way to build scalable and reliable applications. Temporal enables developers to focus on writing important business logic, and not on managing state or worrying about the underlying infrastructure. The Temporal platform is already being utilized by top-tier companies to build their mission critical systems. Our active open source community of developers (our users) provide us with real-time feedback and contributions. We're backed by top VC's and have a team of professionals from start-ups and larger companies like Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Uber, and more.

You will be responsible for designing, building and maintaining the core infrastructure used by Temporal server product.  This includes designing the infrastructure for both cloud offering and on-prem Enterprise solutions. You will also be responsible for designing, building and maintaining significant pieces of backend functionality for a highly scalable multi-tenant service.  You will work on building key distributed systems components like Quotas, Throttling, Permissions, etc.

What You’ll Do
*Design and implement core backend service features
*Provide appropriate test coverage unit, integration, performance for feature ownership areas
*Clearly document design choices and operational knowledge to successfully deploy and run service with those features
*Provide appropriate service level logs and metric to make features operational for cloud service setup
*Provide appropriate alerts, dashboards, and runbooks for production

What You bring to us
*Coding in Go or other applicable language
*Experience with distributed systems and concurrency primitives
*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
*Scripting experience using bash, zsh, etc.

What we offer you
*A new category of software
*Collaborative, productive, and fun team
*Competitive salary
*Unlimited time-off
*Medical, dental, & vision benefits (premiums paid by company)
*AD&D, long and short - term disability, life insurance (standard and supplemental), Employee Assistance Program
*Food allowance ($) per month

We are on a mission to remove the complexity in developing reliable software for the cloud. If you want to solve hard distributed system problems, have a passion for open source software and building a strong developer community, then come join us in this mission. 

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 difference and diversity.

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