Senior Software Engineer
Cloud
Posted on 2/24/2024
UpBound

51-200 employees

Cloud control plane solutions for stable, self-service infrastructure
Company Overview
Upbound is a pioneering company in the cloud computing industry, democratizing the control plane to enhance stability, security, and productivity for cloud engineers. The company's creation, Crossplane, empowers developers with self-service capabilities, reducing dependency on cloud teams and fostering independent work. With substantial backing from reputable investors such as GV, Altimeter Capital, and Intel Capital, Upbound's industry leadership is evident in its ability to raise $69M in funding and its commitment to improving cloud infrastructure.
B2B

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$77M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

,

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

110%
Locations
Austin, TX, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Expert
Desired Skills
Kubernetes
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Experience building and maintaining cloud services
  • Comfortable with Kubernetes
  • Ownership mentality for code
  • Demonstrated excellence in work
  • Empathy for customers
  • Clear communication and effective collaboration skills
Responsibilities
  • Actively build Upbound Cloud and contribute to Upbound’s open-source projects
  • Take ownership of building features in high demand by Upbound’s customers
  • Support the full project lifecycle for highly scalable and reliable services running in a cloud environment
  • Write and maintain Go code that interfaces with the Kubernetes API
  • Deploy and manage Kubernetes services
  • Author documentation, user guides, and blog posts to support and promote new features
  • Participate in on-call support for Upbound Cloud
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with CI/CD and observability
  • Experience with authoring documentation and blog posts
  • Experience with on-call support