Software Engineer- Cloud- Hot Open Source Company

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Job description

Want to join a Hot Start-Up and be one of our first 20 engineers? Are you a Cloud Expert with Operational Database Expertise- we’d like to hear from you.

Please include a short note as to why you are a fit for the role. Note this is a full-time employee role as a direct employee or contractor depending on location (You’ll get stock options, vacation time etc). Location is Remote or NYC or Stockholm.

Please note this is Not a Dev Ops, SRE type role but a person building our cloud with a little dev ops experience.

We need extraordinary Cloud Engineers to join our team. This is a great opportunity to help build Timescale’s Cloud offering.

This is a full time position at our office in New York City, Stockholm, or Remote.


  • Develop software for our distributed systems and TimescaleDB-as-a-Service offerings.
  • Operate, manage, and maintain a scalable cloud offering across multiple clouds
  • Collaborate closely with our database and product engineering teams.
  • Be an enthusiastic and personable teammate, receiving and providing code reviews, and otherwise partnering and helping other engineers.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • 3+ years software engineering experience in production environments
  • Operational experience with databases and PostgreSQL (in particular) highly desirable
  • Experience with container orchestration systems (Kubernetes, DCOS).
  • Familiarity with configuration/infrastructure management tools (Ansible, Terraform, Cloudformation)
  • Experience with streams, append only logs, and message queues (Kafka, Kinesis, RabbitMQ)
  • Experience in architecting and operating production cloud services
  • Familiarity with various cluster/container management, monitoring, alerting tools
  • Experience programming in Go, Python, or other scripting languages
  • You care deeply about resiliency and quality of the features you ship

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