Cloud Engineer - Zookeeper Expert

  • Elastic
  • Anywhere Europe
  • 04 Apr, 2018
Permanent IT

Job Description

At Elastic, we have a simple goal: to solve the world's data problems with products that delight and inspire. As the company behind the popular open source projects — Elasticsearch, Kibana, Logstash, and Beats — we help people around the world do great things with their data. From stock quotes to real time Twitter streams, Apache logs to WordPress blogs, our products are extending what's possible with data, delivering on the promise that good things come from connecting the dots. The Elastic family unites employees across 30+ countries into one coherent team, while the broader community spans across over 100 countries.

Elastic is building out our Elastic Cloud Team focusing on Elastic as a Service. This is a great opportunity to help lead our Cloud efforts and make an immediate impact to our strategy and implementation.

Our cloud product allows users to create new clusters or expand existing ones easily This product would be built on technologies such as OpenStack, AWS, Docker, and others to enable the Operations Teams to easily create and manage multiple Elastic Clusters.

What you will be doing as a Cloud Engineer, Zookeeper Expert

  • Develop software for our distributed systems and Elastic Stack as a Service offerings
  • Scale and improve our infrastructure that uses Zookeeper as a data store.
  • Be involved in debugging Zookeeper operational issues by working closely with our SRE team
  • Lead the design and implementation of our next generation of cloud storage service.
  • Thrive on your interest in technical outreach (blog posts, tech papers, conference speaking, etc.)
  • Be an awesome person to work with

What you will bring along

  • Operational experience in managing or debugging Apache Zookeeper in production
  • Have built and scaled applications using Zookeeper as a distributed backend store
  • Familiarity with technologies such as etcd, Consul etc is a big plus
  • CS or MS Degree in Computer Science
  • 5+ years of object-oriented development with at least one of: Scala, Python, Java, C++, or similar
  • Experience or familiarity with Docker, and Cloud hosting environments (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.)
  • A self starter who with experience working across multiple technical teams and decision makers
  • Ability to work with a worldwide team in a distributed work environment

Additional Information

  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Catered lunches, snacks, and beverages in most offices
  • An environment in which you can balance great work with a great life
  • Passionate people building great products
  • Employees with a wide variety of interests

Elastic is an Equal Employment employer committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action for all applicants and employees. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. Elastic also makes reasonable accommodations for disabled employees consistent with applicable law.