Red Hat Principal Software Engineer - Prometheus in Berlin, Germany
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Red Hat’s Engineering team is looking for an experienced Principal Software Engineer to join the Prometheus team in Berlin, Germany. In this role, you will work on Prometheus, the leading monitoring solution for Kubernetes. As part of the Prometheus team, you’ll work on upstream feature development, automation of Prometheus, and its integration with OpenShift by Red Hat for cluster and application monitoring.
Primary job responsibilities
Actively contribute to high-profile open source projects including Prometheus, Alert Manager, Prometheus Operator, Kubernetes, and OpenShift by Red Hat
Work with the Kubernetes community to define instrumentation conventions
Define and refine meaningful monitoring metrics and alerts for use within OpenShift by Red Hat
Collaborate with other engineering teams on integration monitoring
Architect creative solutions for solving cluster monitoring-related problems
Serve as a core maintainer for various open source projects
Shape key technical decisions for the overall offering
Take ownership of projects which are of high strategic importance to Red Hat and OpenShift by Red Hat
8+ years of software engineering experience
Experience with infrastructure and application monitoring
Experience troubleshooting complex issues in distributed systems
Experience architecting high-throughput APIs
Experience contributing to open source projects or being an open source maintainer
Experience building and deploying container-based applications
Solid presentation and communication skills
Working knowledge of Go
Prior contribution to one of the existing projects is a plus
Experience with disk I/O optimization is a plus
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Job ID 62990
Category Software Engineering