We have become an integral part of people’s lives and it is critical that the systems that power the platform are always available to everybody in the world.
We continue to expand into new cities and its growth and popularity present interesting challenges for managing the change in scale with the pace of innovation. We are looking for engineers that are able to apply the principles and discipline of robust distributed systems to solve operational challenges, while enhancing developer productivity and maintaining operational simplicity.
Partner with fellow engineers to architect and build mission critical systems that can stand the test of scale and availability, while limiting operational overhead.
Drive efficiencies in systems and processes: capacity planning, configuration management, performance tuning, monitoring and root cause analysis.
Participate in an oncall rotation and be available for escalations.
Grit, drive and a strong feeling of ownership.
BS or MS in Computer Science or a related technical discipline. Equivalent practical experience is a reasonable substitute.
Experience in the Linux environment and a good understanding of its fundamentals and internals: filesystems and modern memory management, threads and processes, the user/kernel-space divide, etc.
A good understanding of large-scale distributed systems in practice, including multi-tier architectures, application security, monitoring and storage systems.
Working knowledge of the TCP/IP stack, internet routing and load balancing.
Employees are showered with credits each month.
The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you is using the product you built. We’re not just another social web app, we’re moving real people and assets and reinventing transportation and logistics globally.
Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment.
401(k) plan, gym reimbursement, nine paid company holidays.
Full medical/dental/vision package to fit your needs.
Unlimited vacation policy; work hard and take time when you need it.
San Jose, San Francisco CA
Phone: (866) 816-1615 x 823