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Senior Software Engineer - Golang (Teleport Team)

  • - Hybrid Remote

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Are you passionate about building software that makes a difference? Do you enjoy collaboration with a team of fun and smart creative people? Do you value an environment where you're empowered to make key technical decisions across a full stack of technologies? If so, a role on Splunk on Kubernetes (sok8s) team might be a great fit for you.


As a Senior Software Engineer you'll be part of Splunk’s core cloud platform and responsible for designing and developing Kubernetes based service to manage the lifecycle of cloud connected applications in Splunk cloud and customer managed environments. You will be immersed in both microservices and core platforms as well as have exposure to the full portfolio of technology areas.

You are an expert in distributed computing, cloud native software architecture/development and efficient in-memory algorithms. Initiative, passion and commitment is your soft currency. You are excited to take on roles that provide new growth and learning opportunities. Finally, you enjoy working with highly collaborative teams and have fun doing your stuff!

What You’ll Do

  • Design and develop algorithms/code for Splunk Enterprise roadmap for Cloud.
  • Collaborate in a CI / CD development model for cloud native deployments.
  • Create high quality distributed design and code and maintain it in the cloud.
  • Analyze and improve performance, scalability and reliability.
  • Brainstorm and influence technical decision making for features and architecture turns.
  • Have fun and achieve your career goals.


  • 8 years of related experience with a technical Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent practical experience;
  • Familiarity with working on Kubernetes Operator model, and Kubernetes APIs
  • Familiarity and experience with Microservices Architecture & AWS
  • Expert level experience building cloud microservices and distributed systems in golang.
  • Demonstrable foundation in data structures, algorithms and software design for cloud scale.
  • Experience with agile development models for cloud native architectures (Microservices, automated CICD, RESTful API’s SOA, etc) at cloud scale.
  • Prior development experience in networking protocol stacks (TCP/IP, HTTPx, DNS).
  • Familiarity and prior experience working with Kubernetes, dockers and AWS/GCP.

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

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