Software Architect - Distributed Messaging Systems w/ Erlang

at Ockam

We are seeking a Distributed Systems Architect with expertise in fault tolerant algorithms (BFT would be great), high-throughput real-time messaging and streaming systems. Experience using Erlang or Elixir or similar actor model based languages. Experience with the core design of streaming systems like Kafka, Spark Steaming etc.

Responsibilities

    • Collaborate with the team with well communicated and documented processes
    • Develop high-quality software design and architecture
    • Identify, prioritize and execute tasks in the software development lifecycle
    • Develop tools and applications by producing clean, efficient code
    • Automate tasks through appropriate tools and scripting
    • Review and debug code
    • Perform validation and verification testing
    • Document development phases and monitor systems
    • Ensure software is up-to-date with the latest technologies

Requirements

    • Extensive engineering experience across multiple systems with 10+ years of experience.
    • Comfort in switching between multiple programming languages.

Remote candidates are encouraged to apply. Ockam is a distributed, remote-first structured team with a headquarters in San Francisco California.