Senior Software Engineer - Backend
› 100% remote position (in US or Canada) (Posted Aug 15 2020)
About the company
Blameless offers the only complete reliability engineering platform that brings together AI-driven incident resolution, blameless retrospectives, SLOs/Error Budgets, and reliability insights reports and dashboards, enabling businesses to optimize reliability and innovation.
Blameless is an end-to-end Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) platform that enables and accelerates proactive and reactive incident management so engineering teams can balance reliability and innovation. Our software helps you set and monitor SLOs and SLAs, coordinate and automate incident response, identify root causes, and create a culture of learning and improvement across your organization. Our platform includes a bot that automates to faster resolution, an API to track and manage SLAs, and a web app to stay on top of key metrics, manage problems, track action items, and assess the reliability of your business. Blameless, based in San Mateo, is backed by Accel and Lightspeed Ventures.
We're looking for an exceptional Backend Engineer to join our team. You’ll play a vital role in developing new features and optimizing our capabilities. Working collaboratively with our founding team of talented engineers, you’ll inform the continued evolution of our platform and be a central contributor to the next phase of meteoric growth. You’ll build and iterate the backend systems that power our platform, scale highly distributed systems, and drive products forward that delight our users.
5+ years’ experience developing and supporting backend production services
Comfortable with Docker, Kubernetes, and working with hosted services in Google and/or Amazon
Experience working in a microservice architecture. We’re flexible on specific programming languages, but expect that you have spent much of your time programming in some language (Python, Golang, Typescript etc.).
Strong familiarity or experience with Python, Golang or Typescript and Shell preferred, but not required
Exceptional work ethic and an innate passion for Blameless’ work
Thoughtful, data-driven, and confident in decision-making
Excel in a collaborative team, while also driving independent results
Thrive in dynamic environments requiring prioritization of numerous competing demands. Strong attention to detail, eye for accuracy, and unrivalled multi-tasking abilities
Comfort working with a distributed team
Ability and willingness to write clear design docs, present at meet-ups, attend conferences, etc.
Willingness to interface directly with customers and help gather requirements
Bachelor in Computer Science or related field; Relevant Master degree a plus
The Impact of this Role
Help us design and build our early-stage company
Accelerate our efforts towards product-market fitInfluence an open, productive and effective culture
Learn about operating a startup, fund-raising and scaling teams
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