SigNoz (YC W21) Is Hiring Senior Go Engineers to Build Open Source APM

SigNoz (YC W21) Is Hiring Senior Go Engineers to Build Open Source APM


Open source alternative to DataDog

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Ankit Nayan

About the role

At SigNoz, you will be building a world-class deep tech infra product. We are building an open-source observability platform. You will be building a system that can handle 1M events per sec. You will be part of the first few hires in our team and will have the opportunity to own a significant part of the product.

Here’s our Github repo

Why us?

  • Opportunity to work in a global dev infra product from India
  • Work on an open-source product. Engage with the community. Evangelize the product. Build your GitHub profile
  • Work with high volumes of data and real-time applications. There are some real perf challenges in doing this well you would love to solve
  • Founding team from IITs who are/have been devs themselves
  • Our stack includes Docker, Kubernetes, Helm, Golang, OpenTelemetry, ClickHouse, Apache Druid, Kafka
  • Backed by Y Combinator and some great angel and VC investors including CTO of Sentry
  • Equity, growth, and network

Who would be a good fit

  • 2+ yrs experience in backend engineering in either Golang/Java. Java engineers must be willing to learn golang as golang is our primary backend language
  • You should be comfortable with locks/channels/concurrency used in golang
  • Knowledge of design patterns and best practices. He/she will be doing code reviews of PRs
  • Hunger to learn more and grow.
  • Interest in startups. If you are an ex-entrepreneur, we would love to chat with you

Next steps

Seems like something right up your alley?

Just apply on this site or email your CV and an optional intro note to me at [pranay at signoz dot io]. Feel free to include links to your GitHub, LinkedIn, Twitter, or blog posts.

Our process involves a short initial exploratory chat, followed by three interviews/discussions. The aim is for both sides to learn more about each other. The timeline is ~10 days unless you need more time.

Why you should join SigNoz

SigNoz is an open source alternative to DataDog, NewRelic. We help developers monitor their applications and troubleshoot any problem.

We have got lots of interest from the dev community with 5000+ stars within 8 months of launching the project. Here’s our Github repo

We are backed by prominent angels & funds including Y Combinator.

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