Full-Time

Platform Engineer

Remote

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

Lightning Labs

Lightning Labs

11-50 employees

Develops software for scalable money transfers

Financial Services
Crypto & Web3

Senior

Palo Alto, CA, USA

Required Skills
Kubernetes
Rust
Python
Postgres
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Strong foundations in Linux, networking, security, cloud, and IaC
  • Managing and troubleshooting Kubernetes clusters in production
  • Operating and extending observability tools (logging/metrics/tracing)
  • Experience in a systems programming language (Go, Python, Rust, etc)
  • Advanced cloud technologies: GitOps, DevSecOps, service mesh
  • Database administration: postgresql, etcd
  • Knowledge of Bitcoin and Lightning Network
  • Familiarity contributing to open source projects
Responsibilities
  • Manage the underlying cloud and cluster technologies
  • Manage stateful backend services such as databases and Bitcoin/LN nodes
  • Utilize, operate, and extend observability tools
  • Improve robustness & security of the platform
  • Advise/assist dev teams with integrations

Lightning Labs offers a dynamic workplace environment at the forefront of digital financial technology, specializing in the development of software that fuels the Lightning Network. This role in advancing open-source, secure, and scalable payment systems for Bitcoin transactions empowers businesses and individuals worldwide, fostering an atmosphere of innovation and technical excellence. The company provides essential tools and interfaces, such as the Lightning Terminal, which streamline the operations of node operators and contribute to the ecosystem's growth and efficiency.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$131.5M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

13%

2 year growth

25%