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Senior Go (Golang) Engineer


As a senior engineer you will take the lead role in building out a suite of Infrastructure as a service tools (IAAS). Day to day, you’ll be working on the systems that underlie our infrastructure management tools and leading the direction of all associated micro-services. You’ll collaborate closely with our software engineers, devops, datacenter operations engineers, product owners, tech leads, and other engineers to prioritize and resolve issues.

We are looking for a candidate who will:

  • Take on development and operational responsibility for multiple in-flight projects
  • Have a comprehensive knowledge of the modern rackmount server ecosystem.
  • Establish a high-level vision for the solution
  • Have flexible attitude toward working hours as some meetings/presentations will be outside standard business hours
  • Have a high degree of self-motivation and the ability to work remotely effectively. Previous remote experience is a plus.
  • Be willing to step up and take on responsibilities when the situation calls for it.
  • Not be afraid to disagree with others when the product quality does not meet their standards.
  • Exhibit natural leadership abilities to support, encourage, and mentor other engineers within the team.


  • 3+ years experience with Go (senior level)
  • 3+ years experience with Linux (Alpine, Ubuntu, and CentOS preferred)
  • Working knowledge with all aspects of cloud infrastructure services (compute, storage, network)
  • Strong familiarity with OOB fundamentals such as IPMI
  • Good understanding of server hardware firmware/bios and the update process
  • Familiarity with Docker
  • History working with Continuous Integration (Jenkins) and effective testing of infrastructure code
  • Comfortable working with Git/GitHub

Nice to haves:

  • Experience with kubernetes environments
  • Fluent in Korean

About Joyent

Joyent, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung, is the open cloud company. With its Triton Kubernetes services and support, Joyent helps its customers build and operate modern cloud native applications across multiple clouds. Joyent’s Triton Private Regions provide low cost, dedicated cloud infrastructure that gives its customers the ability to own their data and control their cloud costs.

To apply, please submit a brief introduction, a copy of your resume, and a link to your Github or LinkedIn profile to with Senior Go (Golang) Engineer in the subject. Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for the position in a manner consistent with the Fair Chance Ordinance.

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