Senior Python Developer



Software Engineering
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Posted on Monday, June 17, 2024
Who We Are

We're Redis. We built the product that runs the fast apps our world runs on. (If you checked the weather, used your credit card, or looked at your flight status online today, you’re welcome.) At Redis, you’ll work with the fastest, simplest technology in the business—whether you’re building it, telling its story, or selling it to our 10,000+ worldwide customers. We’re creating a faster world with simpler experiences. You in?

We are looking for a Senior Python Developer to join the Redis Cluster team.

Why would you love this job?

As a member of the Core Platforms group, you will be responsible for the software behind the fastest NoSQL clusters on earth, supporting more than 200 million ops/sec at sub-millisecond latency with true linear scalability.

Our ideal candidate is a strong individual that loves to work with a diverse team of bright and ambitious people. You are passionate about technology in general and specifically the challenges around cloud, performance, and distributed computing. You are a quick learner, always eager to learn and improve. You are able and willing to share your knowledge and guide other team members.

If you’re all that, fun to work with, and want to make an impact while contributing to a wildly successful startup, then this is the right challenge for you.

What You’ll Do

  • Develop the next generation of Redis Cluster products and solutions.
  • Own and lead Redis Cluster features end-to-end, from design through development and deployment.
  • Debug, maintain, and improve the Redis Cluster infrastructure, enhancing its ability to handle many thousands of databases with millions of requests per second.
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to other team members.
  • Participate in various open source projects that Redis maintains and/or contributes to.
  • Work closely with team members, Product, DevOps, Support, Customer Success, and other R&D teams.

What will you need to have?

  • At least 6 years of hands-on backend development experience working on a large-scale production-grade system (preferably in Python\Go)
  • Excellent coding skills with a good understanding of large-scale architecture and design patterns
  • Experience with cloud computing and operating systems (specifically Linux)
  • A B.Sc. in Computer Science or Software Engineering/equivalent experience
  • Self-directed, ambitious, and eager to learn new things. Passionate about technology (always learning about new tech)

Extra Great If You Have

  • Experience designing and implementing distributed systems—a BIG advantage
  • Experience with NoSQL databases (especially Redis)
  • Experience with Python
  • Experience with at least one of the big cloud platforms
  • Have participated in an end-to-end big data and/or large scale performance challenge

We Give Back To Our Employees

Our culture is what makes Redis a fun and rewarding place to work. To support you at work and beyond, we offer all our Israel team members fantastic benefits and perks:

  • Competitive salaries and equity grants
  • Flexible working options
  • Frequent team celebrations and recreation events
  • Home internet reimbursement
  • Gym membership and weekly pilates classes for a healthy mind and body
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Ability to influence a high-performance company on its way to IPO

As a global company, we value a culture of curiosity, diversity of thought, and innovation from our employees, customers, and partners. Redis is committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where all employees’ differences are celebrated and supported, and everyone feels safe to bring their authentic selves to work. Redis is dedicated to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national orientation, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, Veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. We strive to create a workplace where every voice is heard, and every idea is respected.

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