Software Engineer - C



Software Engineering
Sofia, Bulgaria
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 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 Software Engineer to join the Geo Distributed Database Team

Why would you love this job?

You will be at the forefront of cutting-edge technology, working on the implementation and optimization of Conflict-free Replicated Data Types (CRDTs) within Redis, one of the most widely used NoSQL databases. This role offers a unique opportunity to solve complex distributed systems challenges, ensuring high availability and consistency across multiple nodes, while collaborating with a passionate team dedicated to pushing the boundaries of database technology.

What You’ll Do

  • Design and implement CRDTs to enable distributed data structures that support concurrent updates and conflict resolution.
  • Develop and optimize algorithms to ensure high availability and strong consistency across distributed nodes.
  • Collaborate with the core engineering team to integrate CRDTs seamlessly into the Redis ecosystem.
  • Engage in code reviews, providing feedback and fostering a culture of collaboration and technical excellence.
  • Write comprehensive tests and documentation to guarantee the robustness and reliability of CRDT features.

What will you need to have?

  • B.Sc. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience as a software engineer experience in C
  • Work experience in developing distributed systems.
  • Experience with database internals, particularly NoSQL databases, and an understanding of their performance and scalability challenges.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to think critically about complex technical issues
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with a proactive approach to sharing knowledge and contributing to team success.

Extra Great If You Have

  • Experience working with python unitests framework
  • Experience working on Linux

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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