*Remote* Performance Engineer with Surging US-Based Start-Up

A surging young company (graduate of the Y Combinator) is looking to hire a number of top developers. Great open source product which is proving its usefulness and gaining traction daily. This role is remote with an occasional in-person meeting required with the local team as well as the odd trip to head office in San Francisco.

Detailed Responsibilities:

    • Deliver on technical and non-functional areas of projects by providing high level expertise and in-depth knowledge
    • Communicate and help client to see the best course of action
    • Work as part of the integrative expert team to ensure customer and application success
    • Ensure that system architectures are functional, robust, and scalable within the context of a customer enterprise
    • Continuously improve and develop technical skills
    • Effectively work while remote, with the ability to travel 2-3 times per year for week-long off-site meetings with team members

Qualifications and Experience:

    • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related
    • 5+ years of experience in analysis, design, development, and application deployment of large scale enterprise systems
    • This role requires expert level experience in integration of enterprise systems, servers, and/or collaborative tools
    • Application Server installation and administration skills
    • Strong coding skills in programming languages within our stack: Golang MySQL, Postgres, Nginx, Amazon AWS
    • Deep knowledge in profiling and optimizing Golang and SQL
    • Knowledge of Grafana and Prometheus
    • General tools/skills:  Github, Jira, Jenkins
    • Experience working in open source communities