Senior Full Stack Engineer - Workers Compute
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: January 16, 2022
At Cloudflare, we have our eyes set on an ambitious goal: to help
build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the world's
largest networks that powers approximately 25 million Internet
properties, for customers ranging from individual bloggers to SMBs
to Fortune 500 companies. Cloudflare protects and accelerates any
Internet application online without adding hardware, installing
software, or changing a line of code. Internet properties powered
by Cloudflare all have web traffic routed through its intelligent
global network, which gets smarter with every request. As a result,
they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in
spam and other attacks. Cloudflare was named to Entrepreneur
Magazine's Top Company Cultures list and ranked among the World's
Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company.
We realize people do not fit into neat boxes. We are looking for
curious and empathetic individuals who are committed to developing
themselves and learning new skills, and we are ready to help you do
that. We cannot complete our mission without building a diverse and
inclusive team. We hire the best people based on an evaluation of
their potential and support them throughout their time at
Cloudflare. Come join us!
About The Department
Emerging Technologies & Incubation (ETI) is where new and bold
products are built and released within Cloudflare. Rather than
being constrained by the structures which make Cloudflare a
massively successful business, we are able to leverage them to
deliver entirely new tools and products to our customers.
Cloudflare's edge and network make it possible to solve problems at
massive scale and efficiency which would be impossible for almost
any other organization.
The Workers team makes it possible for Cloudflare customers to run
and maintain the serverless technology that executes billions of
requests per month on behalf of developers and grants them nearly
limitless control over how their requests are handled and responded
The Workers Compute team delivers features that bring Cloudflare
Workers to more customers and use cases that aren't considering
Workers today by building the best edge compute platform in the
market. This includes building new functionality, removing
limitations and improving how Cloudflare Workers scale.
What you will do
As a member of the Workers Compute team, you will collaborate with
Engineers, Designers, and Product Managers to design, build and
support large scale, customer facing systems that push the
boundaries of what is possible at Cloudflare's edge computing
platform. You will drive projects from idea to release, delivering
solutions at all layers of the software stack to empower the
Cloudflare customers. You can expect to interact with a variety of
languages and technologies including, but not limited to Go,
Examples Of Desirable Skills, Knowledge And Experience
- 6+ years of professional experience building and managing
software applications at large scale.
- Deep knowledge of at least one modern programming language such
- Experience in designing and architecting large-scale
- Experience working with cloud platforms.
- Solid knowledge of SQL and common relational database systems
such as PostgreSQL.
- Experience debugging, optimizing and identifying possible
failures in a large-scale distributed system.
- Strong understanding of the web and technologies such as web
- Familiarity with Kubernetes, Kafka, Clickhouse.
- Experience being in a Technical lead or Team lead role.
What Makes Cloudflare Special?
We're not just a highly ambitious, large-scale technology company.
We're a highly ambitious, large-scale technology company with a
soul. Fundamental to our mission to help build a better Internet is
protecting the free and open Internet.
Project Galileo : We equip politically and artistically important
organizations and journalists with powerful tools to defend
themselves against attacks that would otherwise censor their work,
technology already used by Cloudflare's enterprise customers--at no
Athenian Project : We created Athenian Project to ensure that state
and local governments have the highest level of protection and
reliability for free, so that their constituents have access to
election information and voter registration.
Path Forward Partnership : Since 2016, we have partnered with Path
Forward, a nonprofit organization, to create 16-week positions for
mid-career professionals who want to get back to the workplace
after taking time off to care for a child, parent, or loved
126.96.36.199 : We released 188.8.131.52 to help fix the foundation of the
Internet by building a faster, more secure and privacy-centric
public DNS resolver. This is available publicly for everyone to use
- it is the first consumer-focused service Cloudflare has ever
released. Here's the deal - we don't store client IP addresses
never, ever. We will continue to abide by our privacy commitment
and ensure that no user data is sold to advertisers or used to
Sound like something you'd like to be a part of? We'd love to hear
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Regulations. Please note that any offer of employment may be
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