At Cloudflare, we have our eyes set on an ambitious goal : to help build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the world’s largest networks that powers approximately 25 million Internet properties, for customers ranging from individual bloggers to SMBs to Fortune 500 companies.
Cloudflare protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code.
Internet properties powered by Cloudflare all have web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with every request.
As a result, they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks. Cloudflare was named to Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Company Cultures list and ranked among the World’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company.
We realize people do not fit into neat boxes. We are looking for curious and empathetic individuals who are committed to developing themselves and learning new skills, and we are ready to help you do that.
We cannot complete our mission without building a diverse and inclusive team. We hire the best people based on an evaluation of their potential and support them throughout their time at Cloudflare. Come join us!
About the Department
Cloudflare’s Engineering Team builds and runs the software that handles large amounts of requests on the Internet today.
We also build and run the internal tools and platforms that run that software. Individual engineering teams are typically responsible for large areas with considerable impact, and able to execute autonomously within that space to deliver value to their customers - be they internal or external.
What you'll do
You will lead a team of passionate, talented engineers that are building innovative products that touch billions of web requests each day.
In this role, you will introduce tools and processes to make our engineers’ lives better. You will play an active part in shaping product strategy based on what’s technically possible.
You will make sure our company hits our ambitious goals from an engineering standpoint.
You bring a passion for meeting business needs with technically innovative solutions and excel at shifting between the two understanding how big-picture goals inform technical details, and vice-versa.
You thrive in a fast-paced iterative engineering environment and have experience in delivering scalable distributed systems.
Most importantly, you have a track record of past teams who respect you as both a technical leader and manager.
Cloudflare builds and manages an internal Kubernetes platform and supporting tools that allow engineers to rapidly build, deploy, and operate the services that make Cloudflare work.
This platform spans multiple regions and colo facilities. The team is responsible for delivering a platform that’s easy for developers to use with the operational visibility they need to deliver a high quality of service, while also keeping the platform stable and highly available.
Desirable skills, knowledge and experience
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