Software Engineer

Core Performance

Posted on 5/15/2024

Redpanda Data

Redpanda Data

51-200 employees

High throughput streaming data platform

Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA + 2 more

  • Strong understanding and experience in C++
  • Substantial relevant experience of at least 7 years in a professional role
  • Prior experience in performance optimization, scalability, concurrency, parallelism, replication protocols, and correctness
  • Passion for making software run faster and more efficiently
  • Desire to develop skills in building scalable and performant systems
  • Experience or desire to work with a 100% distributed engineering team
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Play a key role in making Redpanda faster while building more features and capabilities
  • Contribute to understanding bottlenecks and hotspots in high throughput complex distributed systems
  • Optimize software from specific subsystems to large inter-system interactions
  • Build tooling and enable testing to ensure Redpanda’s performance is top-notch
  • Work with engineering team members to shape Redpanda’s future
  • Learn and grow professionally

Redpanda is a high throughput streaming data platform that simplifies real-time data processing, offering a cloud-managed or self-hosted solution. It is designed in C++, uses a single-binary architecture, Raft consensus protocol, cloud-first storage, and native anti-entropy mechanisms for self-management and self-healing.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth