LogDNA is hiring a

Senior Software Engineer, Backend

Remote

At LogDNA, you will be involved in envisioning and implementing a fast and modern log management platform that offers the flexibility of an amazing developer experience combined  with the trust of enterprise-grade infrastructure. Today, LogDNA is used by over 3,000 teams including customers at IBM, Houseparty, ASICS and Lime Bike.  We are building a future where developers don’t have to dread the tools they use at work, starting with log management. 

We are looking for a passionate and motivated Senior Software Engineer to help us deliver our evolving, world-class log management system. You will work on every part of the system , including integration with external systems, data ingestion and processing, search, and API design. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, holds themselves and others accountable and maintains the highest standards. They will put the customer first and be comfortable with the velocity of a fast-paced startup, and not be afraid to tackle the scaling challenges of petabyte per day big data customer data.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the product management, and internal teams to understand the needs of our customers and quickly iterate to develop features
  • Design, implement, and launch critical product features in a fast-paced environment
  • Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements of our product
  • Collaborate in cross-functional teams and with partner companies
  • Investigate and improve overall system performance and scalability
  • Drive engineering best practice and mentor colleagues

Qualifications:

  • Significant relevant industry experience
  • Strong computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, distributed systems, databases and information retrieval
  • Strong understanding of web and SaaS technologies
  • Obsession with product quality and customer success
  • Keen attention to detail, without forgetting about the big picture
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to lead technical discussions
  • Obsession with product quality and customer success
  • Solid experience of at least two languages, ideally including Server-side JavaScript (Node.js).

Bonus Points for Prior Experience:

  • Knowledge of Rust
  • Kubernetes
  • Cloud Platforms such as Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, or Microsoft Azure
  • REST APIs
  • Redis, MongoDB or ElasticSearch
  • Message Queue systems like RabbitMQ or Kafka
  • Data mining and machine learning
  • Experience with open source software

Benefits:

  • Delivering a product that supports users worldwide
  • Working in a fun, energetic, agile team environment
  • Competitive compensation plan
  • Competitive benefits
    • 100% full health premium coverage for you and your dependents (yes... everyone)
    • Dental and Vision coverage
    • Untracked Vacation

This is a full-time opportunity.  LogDNA is based in Mountain View, CA but can hire for 100% remote.    

At LogDNA, it’s our differences, compassion, and desire to grow that bring us together. We respect the opinions of all people and are champions for diversity, equity, and inclusion in our community.

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