Sr. Software Engineer - Golang and Kubernetes

The Weather Company - Atlanta North, GA


Write Kubernetes-native applications, Kubernetes Operators, and platform-as-a-code applications to automate full lifecycle, day-2 operations, upgrades and maintenance of large-scale services needed to power the platform. These can be elastic caching services, databases, and other systems.

Work on The Weather Company’s next generation data platform which delivers weather and lifestyle data to power, TWC's mobile apps, and third-party services at massive scale across the globe. We handle more than 200,000 requests per second and receive, process and analyze terabytes of data every day.

The Weather Company was recently acquired by IBM, a major open source contributor in

Scala, Spark, Cassandra, Kubernetes, and other technologies. We are very excited about this new partnership and are looking forward to the next chapter of developing using our languages

and frameworks of choice with the backing of a technology giant.

Skills & Experience

  • Strong knowledge of Golang
  • Strong knowledge of Kubernetes
  • Operator framework (operator-sdk or kubebuilder, controller-runtime)
  • Kubernetes API and objects, CRD, Controllers
  • Helm, kustomize, Terraform, Python
  • DB and Messaging: MongoDB, Cassandra, Redis, Kafka
  • Prometheus, Envoy, CoreDNS, containerd (follow CNCF graduated and incubating projects)
  • Languages: Functional programming language(s) (Nice to have) – Scala, Clojure, F#, Python

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $120,000.00 to $150,000.00 /year

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Other types of insurance
  • Education assistance or tuition reimbursement
  • Child Care benefits
  • Gym memberships or discounts
  • Employee discounts
  • Commuting/travel assistance
  • Flexible schedules
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules
  • Retirement benefits or accounts