Software Engineer - Infrastructure at Mighty

Posted on: 05/04/2022

Location: (REMOTE)

full time

Original Source

Tags: prometheus gcp grafana node python typescript bash

At [Mighty](https://mightyapp.com/), we’re working hard at building a computer you’ll never need to upgrade that changes the possibilities of what apps can do. Mighty makes Google Chrome faster and uses 10x less memory by streaming it at extremely low-latency from the cloud. Check out our [FAQ](https://www.notion.so/mightyapp/Mighty-is-hiring-945d3168d3e34a37883ca4d823ed734f) for answers to some quick questions you might have. 100% remote work, but only accepting candidates for this role from the U.S., Canada and Western Europe, currently. **If you join us, you’ll be an early team member in helping shape:** * Our future company culture * Our engineering practices * People that we hire * The direction & focus of our products **Engineers on the team today:** * Work in Typescript, Python, and Bash primarily * Deploy code on GCP VMs and Cloud Functions * Work with Xen and KVM virtualization on bare metal servers * Build monitoring and visualization tools with Prometheus and Grafana * Are supportive — especially when teammates are faced with new challenges * Are left to autonomously figure out the solutions to their challenges * Put themselves in the shoes of our users to craft a great experience * Value clear, frequent communication (we do a lot of reading & writing) * Enjoy being a generalist and are not tied down to a specific programming language or surface area of our codebase * Are naturally curious and willing to take a step to learn something they don’t have experience in * Feel a great sense of accountability to each other * Uphold best practices in engineering, security, and design **Skills & Experience** * 4+ years of working full-time as a software engineer * A fundamental understanding of Linux systems and command-line tools **Here are examples of things we’ve worked on:** * Automating the setup steps needed to get our bare metal servers ready for users * Scalable deployments as our numbers of servers increase * Monitoring systems to notify us of issues such as downtime and performance problems * Data visualization for important server metrics as graphs and numbers * Logging infrastructure so we can proactively be aware of problems * Custom internal tools written in Typescript - Next.js and Node.js * Performance improvements on BIOS, hypervisors, and linux virtual machines