Remote cassandra Jobs in February 2020

4 Remote cassandra Jobs in February 2020

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  • Software Development (2)

    • Today

      Summary 

      Wikipedia is where the world turns to understand almost any topic — The Wikimedia Foundation is the nonprofit that operates Wikipedia with a small staff.  We are looking for a great data architect who wants to modernize the infrastructure underlying Wikipedia with distributed storage, services and REST interfaces.  If this excites you, we welcome you to join us.

      Description

      • Collaborate with Product Owners, Engineers and stakeholders on product discovery and improvements of our existing systems
      • Design and implement effective data storage solutions and models
      • Articulate the flow of data across our diverse range of systems
      • Ensure reusable clear service design and  documentation
      • Defining and aligning the forms and sources of data to facilitate WMF initiatives
      • Ensure monitoring system performance and identify, define and implement internal process improvements and SLOs
      • Work with Site Reliability and Operations Engineers to analyse and determine service discoverability, capacity plans and high availability
      • Recommend solutions to improve new and existing data storage and delivery systems
      • Change the world for more than half a billion people every month ;) 

      Skills and Experience

      • 3+ years experience in a Data Architect role as part of a team
      • You have a track record of leading data architecture initiatives to completion
      • You have experience analysing, reasoning about, optimising and implementing complex data systems
      • You have expertise in data handling approaches and technologies with good understanding of system development lifecycles and modern data architectures(Data Lakes, Data Warehouse)
      • You are comfortable modeling complex systems using approaches such as Domain Driven Design, eventual consistency, stream processing
      • You have experience with a diverse set of data storage and persistence frameworks and have a strong understanding of core data modelling concepts:
        • Relational & distributed databases (e.g. MySQL, Cassandra, Neo4j, Riak, HBase, DynamoDB, Elasticsearch)
        • Consistency trade-offs and transactional algorithms in distributed systems
        • Principles of fault tolerance and robustness
      • Use the best available tools & languages for each task. Currently we work a lot with Node.js but also use other tools and languages like Go, Python, Java, C, C++ and PHP where it makes sense. 
      • You have experience working with data streaming and pipelining systems(Hadoop, Kafka, Druid)
      • You have experience working with an engineering team, and communicate effectively with other stakeholders.
      • You have a track record of combining a solid long-term architectural strategy with short-term progress.
      • With freedom comes responsibility. You direct your own work and are pro-active in asking for input.
      • You have a scientific mindset and empirically test your hypotheses.
      • BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

      Pluses

      • Experience working with microservice architectures
      • Experience with open source technology and free culture, and have contributed to open source projects
      • Experience working remotely
      • You know what it means to be a volunteer or to coordinate the work of volunteers
      • Big ups if you are a contributor to Wikipedia
      • Please provide us with information you feel would be useful to us in gaining a better understanding of your technical background and accomplishments

      Show us your stuff! If you have any existing open source software that you've developed (these could be your own software or patches to other packages), please share the URLs for the source. Links to GitHub, etc. are exceptionally useful. 

      The Wikimedia Foundation is... 

      ...the nonprofit organization that hosts and operates Wikipedia and the other Wikimedia free knowledge projects. Our vision is a world in which every single human can freely share in the sum of all knowledge. We believe that everyone has the potential to contribute something to our shared knowledge, and that everyone should be able to access that knowledge, free of interference. We host the Wikimedia projects, build software experiences for reading, contributing, and sharing Wikimedia content, support the volunteer communities and partners who make Wikimedia possible, and advocate for policies that enable Wikimedia and free knowledge to thrive. The Wikimedia Foundation is a charitable, not-for-profit organization that relies on donations. We receive financial support from millions of individuals around the world, with an average donation of about $15. We also receive donations through institutional grants and gifts. The Wikimedia Foundation is a United States 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization with offices in San Francisco, California, USA.

      The Wikimedia Foundation is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage people with a diverse range of backgrounds to apply.

      U.S. Benefits & Perks*

      • Fully paid medical, dental and vision coverage for employees and their eligible families (yes, fully paid premiums!)
      • The Wellness Program provides reimbursement for mind, body and soul activities such as fitness memberships, baby sitting, continuing education and much more
      • The 401(k) retirement plan offers matched contributions at 4% of annual salary
      • Flexible and generous time off - vacation, sick and volunteer days, plus 19 paid holidays - including the last week of the year.
      • Family friendly! 100% paid new parent leave for seven weeks plus an additional five weeks for pregnancy, flexible options to phase back in after leave, fully equipped lactation room.
      • For those emergency moments - long and short term disability, life insurance (2x salary) and an employee assistance program
      • Pre-tax savings plans for health care, child care, elder care, public transportation and parking expenses
      • Telecommuting and flexible work schedules available
      • Appropriate fuel for thinking and coding (aka, a pantry full of treats) and monthly massages to help staff relax
      • Great colleagues - diverse staff and contractors speaking dozens of languages from around the world, fantastic intellectual discourse, mission-driven and intensely passionate people

      *Eligible international workers' benefits are specific to their location and dependent on their employer of record

      More information

      Wikimedia Foundation
      Blog
      Wikimedia 2030
      Wikimedia Medium Term Plan
      Diversity and inclusion information for Wikimedia workers, by the numbers
      Wikimania 2019
      Annual Report - 2017 

      This is Wikimedia Foundation 
      Facts Matter
      Our Projects
      Fundraising Report

    • 1 week ago
      Job Description

      About Pluralsight Flow, powered by GitPrime 

      GitPrime is now a Pluralsight company, an entire functional department of our new parent company. We are pioneering data-driven engineering. We report on the work patterns and the people-side of software development so engineering leaders can advocate for resources and demonstrate that they're driving business value based on objective data. We have strong product-market fit with hundreds of happy customers and we are growing rapidly.  

      Working at Pluralsight 

      Founded in 2004 and trusted by Fortune 500 companies, Pluralsight is the technology learning platform organizations and individuals in 150+ countries count on to innovate faster and create progress for the world.  

      At Pluralsight, we believe everyone should have the opportunity to create progress through technology. That everyone should have access to the skills of tomorrow. That technology can make the world a better place. Through the work we do everyday, we empower the people who power our world.  

      And we don’t let fear, egos or drama distract us from our mission. We’re adults, and we treat each other that way. We have the autonomy to do our jobs, transparency to eliminate office politics and trust each other to do the right thing. We thrive in an environment with creativity around every corner, challenges that keep us on our toes, and peers who inspire us to be the best we can be. We bring different viewpoints, backgrounds and experiences, and united by our mission, we are one.  

      The Opportunity  

      As a DevOps Engineer at Pluralsight, you will partner with the DevOps Manager to curate Developer self-service tools and systems to empower our continuous deployment environment. You will keep Pluralsight’s finger on the pulse of the DevOps community by continually researching, testing, and developing solutions to better enable our Software Engineers through automation and self-service. As an embedded member of remote development teams, you will be the subject matter expert on how and when to utilize the tools built and deployed by DevOps, as well as an influential partner in delivering incredible end user experiences.Pluralsight is a leader in the tech education space, and as such, our engineers are a driving force in developing and promoting industry best practices while continually synthesizing new ideas. You will help set the bar for DevOps teams across the industry while building a product that creates the innovators of tomorrow through technical education.

      Who you are: 

      • You are an experienced DevOps professional that enjoys being in the middle of the development lifecycle
      • You love exploring new technologies and keeping your own technical skills sharp while exhibiting responsibility and caution
      • You have a passion for innovation, learning, and excellence
      • You elevate the technical abilities of those around you
      • You are an amazing communicator and effective influencer within the remote teams you are on
      • You have a track record of being analytical, methodical, and quality-driven

      What you’ll own: 

      As a DevOps Engineer with a knack for automation, troubleshooting, and problem-solving, you will be responsible for monitoring our environments, servers, and applications for health, performance, and security. You will work with our talented team of Software Engineers to decide how to best create meaningful outcomes for our end users.

      Infrastructure:

      • Develop a flexible infrastructure to promote Developer self-service, while promoting continuity across our overall environment.
      • Development of tools and systems to support Developer self-service
      • Continuous environment monitoring for application health, performance, and security
      • Maintaining a pulse on emerging technologies and discovering hidden opportunities in our environment
      • Use technical expertise and experience to evaluate industry technologies and assess practice relevance
      • Collaborate with Software Developers to research and address technical needs and to roadmap and develop new solutions
      • Maintain and improve standards of Operational Excellence
      • Ensure redundancy and resilience of infrastructure and services
      • Reliability and Performance
      • Championing of continual improvement in the areas of reliability and performance
      • Help design and implement secure environments and servers
      • Forecast and assess reliability risks
      • Ensure all infrastructure is configuration managed
      • Development Support
      • Support DevOps Manager
      • Collaborate with the Ops and DevOps teams, as well as Security, IT, and Software Engineers

      Experience you’ll need: 

      • A successful candidate will be well experienced in key areas such as AWS, Saltstack, and Terraform (or similar)
      • Experience with Kubernetes and containerization to be able to support existing teams
      • Ability to quickly analyze and comprehend new or unfamiliar technologies or ideas
      • Track record of progressive DevOps engineering experience including the following:
      • Strong systems administration skills in both Linux
      • Experience in automation and the development of automation tools
      • Strong background in continuous integration and deployment methodologies/pipelines
      • Strong administration of HAproxy, RabbitMQ, Redis
      • Strong knowledge of network security and performance
      • Knowledge of compliance frameworks (PCI, SOX, SOC 2, ISO 27001)
      • Powershell, Bash, and Python scripting
      • Database administration background in Postgres or similar
      • Experience with Kafka a plus
      • Strong understanding of DevOps mentality and tools

      Technologies and tools you’ll use and interact with here:

      • Linux - Ubuntu LTS, RHEL, CentOS 7, Fedora Core
      • Tools - Github, New Relic, TeamCity, Octopus Deploy, Saltstack, OpsGenie, ELK, Terraform
      • Services - Haproxy, Nginx, IIS, RabbitMQ, Kafka, Zookeeper
      • AWS - EC2, RDS, ECS, VPC, Route53, ELB, ALB, Lambda, Elasticache, Cloudfront, Service Catalog, Cloudwatch, CloudFormation, IAM, Certificate Manager, Directory Service, WAF & Shield, SQS, SNS
      • Data Stores - Cassandra, Postgres, MySQL, MSSQL, Redis, BigQuery, Hadoop, Elasticsearch
      • Other - Cloudflare, Salesforce.comwpengine.com, Zuora, Adobe AEM, Adobe Search and Promote
      • Languages in use here that you may help support: Python, Node.js, Ruby, Java
      Qualifications

      Additional Information

      Be Yourself. Pluralsight is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

  • Product (2)

    • D2iQ is looking for an experienced Product Manager that can lead some of the strategic initiatives around Kubernetes and data services. You will collaborate with customers, the open-source community, partners, engineering, marketing and other functions to build a great product and make it successful in the market. If you’re passionate about product, can identify patterns from customer needs, and create well-defined requirements and user stories to help engineers deliver fantastic software solutions, come join us!

      Our headquarters is in San Francisco, CA but we're open to remote candidates in the United States or Germany.

      Job Responsibilities
      • Define strategy and drive execution of cloud operations capabilities for D2iQ's strategic Kubernetes initiatives and existing product.
      • Own and prioritize the backlog; participate with engineering in sprint planning to represent customer requirements to ensure we build the right solution
      • Work closely with customers to understand their needs and validate product direction
      • Define features, user stories, requirements and acceptance criteria
      • Deploy, use and test your own product to accept and provide early feedback within the development lifecycle
      • Work with all other functions to enable, market and advocate your product.
      Skills & Requirements
      • Experience working with two or more of the following open-source technologies: Kafka, Cassandra, Spark, HDFS, Elasticsearch, Tensorflow, Jupyter, Kubernetes
      • Knowledge of the datacenter infrastructure market and current trends
      • Strong understanding of Distributed Systems: Install, Upgrade, Backup / Restore, Compatibility Matrix, OS Support, Logging, Metrics, UI, CLI, Telemetry, etc...
      • Strong understanding of the Cloud Service Provider and marketplace offering integration: AWS, Azure, GCP
      • Technical understanding in one or more of: containerization, virtualization, networking, storage, security, operating systems
      • Proven track record of shipping successful enterprise software products is a must
      • Master of lean product development methods and worked with Jira before
      • Data-driven decision maker
      • Detail oriented and passionate about a great user experience combined with the ability to back proposed decisions by data
      • Superb communication and presentation skills
      • Minimum 3-5 years of experience as a Product Manager
      • Preference for candidates based in the San Francisco Bay Area but remote applications in the US will be considered
      About D2iQ - Your Partner in the Cloud Native Journey

      On your journey to the cloud, you need to make numerous choices—from the technologies you select, to the frameworks you decide on, to the management tools you’ll use. What you need is a trusted guide that’s been down this path before. That’s where D2iQ can help.

      D2iQ eases these decisions and operational efforts. Rather than inhibiting your choices, we guide you with opinionated technologies, services, training, and support, so you can work smarter, not harder. No matter where you are in your journey, we’ll make sure you’re well equipped for the road ahead.

      Backed by T. Rowe Price, Andreessen Horowitz, Khosla Ventures, Microsoft, HPE, Data Collective, and Fuel Capital, D2iQ is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Hamburg, London, New York, and Beijing.

    • 2 months ago

      D2iQ (formerly Mesosphere) is looking for an experienced Product Manager that can lead some of the strategic initiatives around Kubernetes and data services, as well as own the core of D2iQ's DC/OS platform. You will collaborate with customers, the open-source community, partners, engineering, marketing and other functions to build a great product and make it successful in the market. If you’re passionate about product, can identify patterns from customer needs, and create well-defined requirements and user stories to help engineers deliver fantastic software solutions, come join us!

      Our headquarters is in San Francisco, CA but we're open to remote candidates in the United States or Germany.

      Responsibilities
      • Define strategy and drive execution of cloud operations capabilities for D2iQ's strategic Kubernetes initiatives and existing product.
      • Own and prioritize the backlog; participate with engineering in sprint planning to represent customer requirements to ensure we build the right solution
      • Work closely with customers to understand their needs and validate product direction
      • Define features, user stories, requirements and acceptance criteria
      • Deploy, use and test your own product to accept and provide early feedback within the development lifecycle
      • Work with all other functions to enable, market and advocate your product.
      Requirements
      • Experience working with two or more of the following open-source technologies: Kafka, Cassandra, Spark, HDFS, Elasticsearch, Tensorflow, Jupyter, Kubernetes
      • Knowledge of the datacenter infrastructure market and current trends
      • Strong understanding of Distributed Systems: Install, Upgrade, Backup / Restore, Compatibility Matrix, OS Support, Logging, Metrics, UI, CLI, Telemetry, etc...
      • Strong understanding of the Cloud Service Provider and marketplace offering integration: AWS, Azure, GCP
      • Technical understanding in one or more of: containerization, virtualization, networking, storage, security, operating systems
      • Proven track record of shipping successful enterprise software products is a must
      • Master of lean product development methods and worked with Jira before
      • Data-driven decision maker
      • Detail oriented and passionate about a great user experience combined with the ability to back proposed decisions by data
      • Superb communication and presentation skills
      • Minimum 3-5 years of experience as a Product Manager
      • Preference for candidates based in the San Francisco Bay Area but remote applications in the US will be considered
      D2iQ - Your Partner in the Cloud Native Journey

      On your journey to the cloud, you need to make numerous choices—from the technologies you select, to the frameworks you decide on, to the management tools you’ll use. What you need is a trusted guide that’s been down this path before. That’s where D2iQ can help.

      D2iQ eases these decisions and operational efforts. Rather than inhibiting your choices, we guide you with opinionated technologies, services, training, and support, so you can work smarter, not harder. No matter where you are in your journey, we’ll make sure you’re well equipped for the road ahead.

      Backed by T. Rowe Price, Andreessen Horowitz, Khosla Ventures, Microsoft, HPE, Data Collective, and Fuel Capital, D2iQ is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Hamburg, London, New York, and Beijing.