Glynn Capital
Glynn Capital

Member of Technical Staff - Cloud Infrastructure



IT, Other Engineering
United States · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, February 28, 2024


Chronosphere is the provider of the only observability platform that puts engineering organizations back in control by taming rampant data growth and cloud-native complexity, delivering increased business confidence. Teams at startups to well-known global brands in the Fortune 500 around the world trust Chronosphere to help them operate scalable, highly available and resilient applications.

Chronosphere is looking for trailblazers who are experts in their space and are passionate about creating meaningful solutions for engineers and digital businesses.

Chronosphere is a series C startup with more than $343M in funding and a $1B+ valuation. We’re a remote-first company, backed by Greylock, Lux Capital, General Atlantic, Addition and Founders Fund.

About the role

We're looking for an Infrastructure Engineer who will help ensure all components in our platform are optimized and battle-tested, so we can push our resources as far as they can go. This person also has a passion for developing internal tools and platforms simple and easy to use, to better improve developer productivity throughout the company, including your own.

You will

  • You will work on solving complex distributed systems problems at the largest scales in the world

  • Working on the core time series database, the ingestion and aggregation pipeline infrastructure

  • You will also assist to query and alerting engines, every component of the system needs to scale beyond the largest known production use cases that exist today

  • You will help to make our infrastructure and architecture scale to meet the needs of the platform, and most importantly, solve the needs of engineers and companies using our platform.

  • Use Go to build highly scalable and reliable distributed systems

  • Build on top of our architecture stack using Kubernetes, GCP, and AWS

  • Operate large-scale distributed systems at scale globally

What you will achieve

In your first 30 days, you will become an integrated member of our team. We believe that it's essential for you to take this first month to become familiar with our technology and our company.

After 3 months, you will be fully integrated into the team and comfortable working on backend projects. You will be an integral part of projects and working cross-functionally with our M3 and Platform teams.

You have

  • The ability to own projects from inception to delivery (i.e. plan and gather requirements, collaborate with Product).

  • Pre-existing experience in how to build high-scale systems and experience with building sophisticated application services.

  • A passion for growing and up-leveling your peers, and have pre-existing mentoring. experience and a nuanced view around how to help junior engineers grow.

  • Ability to manage time and focus on the critical path of a project.

  • Experience with Go or C++, Java, C#, Rust.

  • Experience with operating Kubernetes clusters

  • Experience with building and operating distributed systems at scale on top of cloud providers, like GCP and AWS.

  • Experience with monitoring and alerting.

  • Thorough experience with Linux, experience with open-source communities is a plus.



The team

Reporting to Rongdi Huang, EM Cloud Infrastructure

Our benefits

  • Health Insurance Coverage

  • Unlimited Vacation Time

  • Competitive Salary

  • Stock Options

  • And More

Chronosphere is an equal opportunity employer. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't line up exactly with the job description. Your skills, passion, and desire to make a difference will stand out. At Chronosphere, we welcome diverse perspectives and people who think rigorously and aren't afraid to challenge the standard. If you need additional accommodations to feel comfortable during your interview process, please email us at talent@chronosphere.io

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