Temporal

Infrastructure Engineer - Observability & Monitoring

Save to Kiter
What Temporal is looking for in applicants
We are expanding our team and you can be anywhere in the United States to join us.At Temporal, we are on a mission to remove the complexity in developing reliable software for the cloud. If you want to solve hard distributed system problems, have a passion for open source software and building a strong developer community, then come join us in our mission. Temporal offers an entirely new way to build scalable and reliable applications. Temporal enables developers to focus on writing important business logic, and not on managing state or worrying about the underlying infrastructure. The Temporal platform is already being trusted by top-tier companies as a core technology in their mission critical systems. Our active open source community of developers, who are also our users, provide us with real-time feedback and contributions. We're backed by top VC firms and have a team of professionals from start-ups and larger companies like Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Uber, Apple, Cisco and more.Infrastructure Engineer - Observability & MonitoringWe have openings for Senior to Principal bands on our Infrastructure team. You will be building the Platform for Observability & Monitoring, which will support the Temporal Cloud and other engineering teams. This Monitoring Platform will enable self-healing by exposing a programmatic interface to our observability systems. The platform will provide insights, and improve observability services with a focus on performance and reliability. What you’ll do: * Create interfaces or tooling for self-service Developer Customers and Internal Engineers*Build a monitoring system using Prometheus, OpenTracing, or another widely-used monitoring/visibility platform*Work with large scale, high volume distributed systems, distributed databases, and data pipelines*Build, maintain, and ensure timely delivery of our high-volume event log pipelines*Create tools, and automation to help ensure data gets to the right place*Prototype tooling interfaces and building new features for engineering use cases*Participate in the Monitoring*Participate in on-call rotation What You bring to us* At least 10+ years experience in setting up observability infrastructure using Prometheus, Grafana, Loki, Thanos or any other widely used monitoring system*Experience using deployment automation/configuration management, especially Terraform or Chef*Experience with AWS and other virtualized environments*Experience building CI/CD and release pipelines using BuildKite, Travis, Jenkins, etc.*Experience with deployment as code systems like Terraform, Chef, Puppet and Ansible*Experience with container and management tool chains like Docker, Kubernetes, etc.*Experience automating operations using Kubernetes Operators*Experience with message queue services, such as Kafka*Scripting experience using bash, zsh, etc.*Experience coding in Go, C, or Java

Want some tips on how to get an interview at Temporal?

What is Temporal looking for?
If this role looks interesting to you, a great first step is to understand what excites you about the team, product or mission. Take your time thinking about this and then tell the team! Get in touch and communicate that passion.
What are interviews for Infrastructure Engineer - Observability & Monitoring like?
Interview processes vary by company, role and team. The best plan is to see what others have experienced and then plan accordingly.
How to land an interview at Infrastructure Engineer - Observability & Monitoring?
A great first step is organizing your path to an offer. Check out Kiter for tools to get started!