Kasten is a funded startup based in the San Francisco Bay Area. We are on a mission to dramatically simplify operational management of stateful cloud-native applications.. Working with technologies such as Kubernetes and Docker, we use a unique application-centric approach to abstract away infrastructure complexity and deliver greater developer productivity, improve application and system resiliency, and increase operations efficiency.

Kasten is looking for software engineers who are interested in working on our enterprise K10 platform and Kanister, our open-source framework for application-centric data management.

Role and Responsibilities

  • You will own (design, build and test) significant features in our microservice-based architecture

  • You will build deep expertise in everything "cloud-native" - you will be working with state-of-the-art technologies as well as building a product that makes customers succeed in their cloud-native transformation

  • You will work with and contribute to the cloud-native open source community


Core Requirements

  • Expertise developing, testing and debugging production-quality, scalable, multi-threaded, concurrent systems

  • Experience with distributed systems concepts and client-server architectures

  • Strong computer science fundamentals (data structures, algorithms and concurrency)

  • You are passionate about code quality, extensibility, coding standards, testing and automation

  • You are impact and result driven and biased towards execution

  • BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering

Nice to Have

  • Experience developing in Go

  • Experience with databases and/or storage systems - especially in the public cloud

  • Experience developing for and on containers, container scheduler and orchestration platforms

  • Experience participating and contributing to open source

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.