Software Engineer
Network as a Service
Updated on 2/17/2024
Cloudflare

1,001-5,000 employees

Web performance & security platform
Company Overview
Cloudflare's mission is to help build a better Internet. The company specializes in providing a content delivery network and DDoS mitigation services.
Consumer Software
Hardware

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$354.3M

Founded

2009

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

51%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Rust
REST APIs
Linux/Unix
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Experience building and shipping large-scale, reliable, highly distributed systems
  • Systems-level programming experience, especially in Rust and/or Go
  • Expertise in L2, L3, and/or L4 networking protocols
  • Experience building on top of Linux kernel networking primitives – netfilter, nftables, eBPF, tc, network namespaces, etc
  • Experience designing and integrating RESTful APIs and backend systems
  • Experience with large-scale distributed data pipelines, from data structuring to efficient querying to data analysis
  • Excellent debugging and optimization skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to solve complex customer problems
  • Own solutions end-to-end and driving the design, development, and deployment process
  • Able to work across teams and level common, sustainable solutions
  • Creative, open-minded, collaborative problem solver
  • Focus on clarity in written and verbal communication
Responsibilities
  • Work across a wide range of technologies and systems to deliver new features, improve performance, and increase the scalability of Network Services products
  • Build, deploy, and operate team’s systems on top of one of the largest edge networks in the world
  • Partner with engineers and product managers to solve big problems with meaningful impact
  • Join in changing the way networking is done
Desired Qualifications
  • Not specified in the job posting