Open Position -

Backend Engineer (Python/Go) with AWS



  • Backend engineering experience (Go/Python/PHP)
  • Experience in the AWS ecosystem
  • Experience scaling MySQL, Redis, ElasticSearch datastores
  • Familiarity with Nomad, Consul and Envoy or equivalent orchestration tooling
  • Experience with chaos testing and/or fault injection
  • Very strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to lead through influence
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience  
  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills  


  • You'll actively hunt architectural weak points across the technology portfolio with a combination of load testing processes and tools, and fault injection methods  
  • Once deficiencies are identified, you’ll participate in ensuring that they are recorded, prioritized, and an initial remediation plan is established  
  • If remediation work can reasonably be addressed directly by the Resilience Engineering team (i.e. doesn’t require specific knowledge of a given code base and a relatively small development effort) you will own and / or contribute to the development of fixes  
  • In cases where remediation work cannot reasonably be completed directly by the Resilience Engineering team, engage with the appropriate Product Manager to ensure that the work is appropriately prioritized and scheduled for execution  
  • Design and build software applications to automate performance and resilience regressions in various code bases