Open-Source Software Engineer - Node.js

About Datadog:

We're on a mission to build the best platform in the world for engineers to understand and scale their systems, applications, and teams.  We operate at high scale—trillions of data points per day—providing always-on alerting, metrics visualization, logs, and application tracing for tens of thousands of companies. Our engineering culture values pragmatism, honesty, and simplicity to solve hard problems the right way.

 

The opportunity:

Datadog is building a world-class APM product that traces requests as they flow across complex systems. We are looking for an expert Node.js developer who can help push our Javascript tracing tools to the next level. Come and join us to build amazing open-source software.

 

You will:

  • Write open-source code that instruments thousands of Node applications around the world
  • Drive our open-source Node projects and engage with the community to find and fix the most important challenges
  • Join a great team building software the right way

 

Requirements:

  • You’re a master Node programmer. 
  • You are a great community ambassador and can drive hard technical conversations towards a good solution
  • You want to work in a fast, high growth startup environment that respects its engineers and customers
  • You have a BS/MS/PhD in a scientific field or equivalent experience

 

Bonus points:

  • You have significant experience with Python, Go, Javascript, Ruby or PHP
  • You have experience with code telemetry and introspection

See Inside the Office of Datadog

Launched in 2010 and headquartered in New York, Datadog's integrations and API bridge metrics and events to support infrastructure assessment and collaborative deployment. Datadog's multifunctional, single-viewing SaaS and cloud monitoring service sync massive data created by IT, Developer, and Operation Teams on its advanced analytic platform—making it possible for today's tech teams to write, monitor, and edit applications together.


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