Cloud - Cloud Engineer

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

Job Description

At Elastic, we have a simple goal: to pursue the world's data problems with products that delight and inspire. We help people around the world do exceptional things with their data. From stock quotes to 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. Often, what you can do with our products is only limited by what you can dream up. We believe that diversity drives our vibe. We unite employees across 30+ countries into one unified 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.

Job Duties and Requirements

  • Develop software for our distributed systems and ES as a Service offerings.
  • Have familiarity with failures and complications related to a cloud offering
  • Help build the Found offering and work closely with the Elastic Cloud Product and Engineering Team
  • Assist in designing a scalable cloud offering working across multiple clusters

Qualifications

  • 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, OpenStack, or AWS
  • Extensive experience designing solutions for the server side of scalable cloud software applications and platforms
  • Proven ability to architect a highly distributed cloud system
  • Experience or ability to respond to operational issues
  • 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
  • Nice to have- experience using or developing with Zookeeper, Paxos, or Raft

Additional Information

  • Competitive pay and stock options
  • 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. 

Country

Anywhere