We are looking for someone to grow our Redis software development team, specifically to enhance Pivotal’s commercial offering around Redis. These include commercial support for users of Open Source Redis, as well as design and delivery of Redis-based services within Pivotal’s PaaS products for Cloud Foundry enterprise customers.
In this role, you will interact with Salvatore Sanfilippo, the Redis project lead, Redis community users, and the globally distributed Pivotal engineering and support teams.
It is expected that your time will be split approximately evenly between direct contributions to the Open Source Redis project and Pivotal guided activities specific to commercial initiatives involving Redis, to...
Design and implement Cloud Foundry services involving Redis
Collaborate with Salvatore on enhancing OSS Redis, and with the broader Redis community on improving clients, libraries, tools, documentation, etc.
Develop value-added commercial Redis features
Consult internally on the development of products and solutions leveraging Redis
Provide backline support for customers with commercial support contracts on OSS Redis
Educate the Pivotal Sales, Professional Services, and Support organizations, and go on occasional customer visits
Redis DevOps experience required developing applications which use Redis, and operation of Redis in production and at scale
Knowledge of developing and working with distributed systems required
Packaging and Ops automation skills required
Passion for developing rock-solid, well documented quality software required
Programming experience in modern high-level languages such as Go, Ruby, Python, Clojure, Scala, Erlang required
Systems level C programming experience desirable
Experience of developing and operating applications and systems on IaaS and PaaS desirable
Track record in contributing to OSS projects and engaging in developer communities desirable
Experience developing commercial software desirable
Redis development/commit experience desirable
Strong communication skills and ability to work in a distributed team
Location: Bay Area or London an advantage but not essential
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