Golang Backend Software Engineer Worldwide

Company: Percona

Description

About Percona

With more than 3,000 customers worldwide, Percona is the only company that delivers enterprise-class solutions for both MySQL® and MongoDB® across traditional and cloud-based platforms. Percona provides Software, Support, Consulting, and Managed Services to large, well-known global brands such as Cisco Systems, Time Warner Cable, Alcatel-Lucent, Rent the Runway and the BBC, as well as smaller enterprises looking to maximize application performance while streamlining database efficiencies. Well established as thought leaders, Percona experts author content for the Percona Database Performance Blog and the Percona Live Open Source Database Conferences draw attendees and expert technical speakers from around the world.

Discover what it means to work with the smartest people in the industry, solving the most challenging problems our customers can throw at you. We offer flexible hours, competitive salaries, ability to work remote and a great experience of working on a multinational team of experts.

Description

We’re looking for a full-time backend developer to join our team and help bringing Open Source databases to Kubernetes. We use the Go language, so we would love to find a Go programmer, but since Go is a new language we’re looking for any experienced programmer who wants to learn and master Go.

This position is back-end development (but ambitious, talented full-stack developer are welcome too). You should find these keywords familiar and very appealing: API, REST, data processing, JSON, horizontally scaled, sharded, Redis, mutex, asynchronous, multi-threaded, message queue, SQL, time series.

The work is challenging, but that’s why it’s also fun and rewarding! Plus, our team is small, so you and your work will have a large impact. This is a rare opportunity to start with a great team, on a great project, at a great company with lots of benefits.

Required Skills

  • Professional Go programming experience, or “I really want to learn Go and I will master it quickly!”
  • Test-driven and zealous about testing
  • Excellent programming fundamentals (any language, but Go is prefered)
  • Capable with MySQL and MongoDB (basic usage as a programmer)
  • Comfortable with Linux (basic usage as a programmer)
  • Excellent written and verbal English
  • Ability to work with others and independently

Desired Skills

  • Go language
  • Other databases/data stores (memcached, etc.)
  • Docker
  • College degree
  • Can work during or overlap US time zone

Location: Remote work from home position.

HQ is in Raleigh, NC. Staff members should be available if there is a need for any onsite trainings and/or events at any time.

Note that your legal agreement will be with Percona Staffing LLC, a USA corporation and a subsidiary of Percona LLC.

Note that your legal agreement will be with Percona Staffing LLC, a USA company and a subsidiary of Percona LLC.

Vacancy page : http://jobs.jobvite.com/percona/job/o2Ff8fwO

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