Timescale, Inc.

Software Engineer- Cloud- Hot Open Source Software Company- Work Remotely

Timescale, Inc. published 4 months ago

$50k - 175k | Equity

Junior, Mid-Level, Senior, Full-time

New York, NY

Location Availability

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About this job

Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Junior, Mid-Level, Senior
Role: Backend Developer
Industry: Computer Software
Company size: 11-50 people
Company type: VC Funded

Remote details

Preferred Timezone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time +/- 8 hours
Office Location: New York, NY. Employees can also work full time from this office.


Job description

Want to join a Hot Start-Up and be one of our first 20 engineers? Are you a Cloud Expert with expertise deployable large scale software on the Cloud?  We'd like to hear from you!

Please include a short note as to why you are a fit for the role.

Note this is a full-time employee role as a direct employee or contractor depending on location (You'll get stock options, vacation time etc).  Location is Remote or NYC or Stockholm. 

Please note this is Not a Dev Ops, SRE type role but a person building our cloud with some dev ops experience.

We need extraordinary Cloud Engineers to join our team. This is a great opportunity to help build Timescale's Cloud offering.


  • Develop software for our distributed systems and TimescaleDB-as-a-Service offerings.
  • Operate, manage, and maintain a scalable cloud offering across multiple clouds
  • Collaborate closely with our database and product engineering teams.
  • Be an enthusiastic and personable teammate, receiving and providing code reviews, and otherwise partnering and helping other engineers.


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • 3+  years software engineering experience in production environments
  • Experience programming in Go, Python, or other scripting languages
  • Proven ability with container orchestration systems (Kubernetes, DCOS).
  • Familiarity with configuration/infrastructure management tools (Ansible, Terraform, Cloudformation)
  • Experience with streams, append only logs, and message queues (Kafka, Kinesis, RabbitMQ)
  • Operational experience with databases and PostgreSQL (in particular) highly desirable
  • Experience in architecting and operating production cloud services
  • Familiarity with various cluster/container management, monitoring, alerting tools
  • You care deeply about resiliency and quality of the features you ship
  • Ability to work on a remote team

About Timescale, Inc.

Time-series data is everywhere, and Timescale is helping developers and companies make sense of it.

Businesses worldwide trust TimescaleDB for mission-critical applications from industries as varied as manufacturing, finance, utilities, telecom, mining, ad tech, oil & gas, and the smart home. Applications built on TimescaleDB include complex monitoring systems, industrial machine data analysis, geospatial asset tracking, operational data warehousing, and financial risk management; via the edge, on premise, and cloud deployments.

The team is based in New York City (HQ), Remotely, and Stockholm, and is backed by top tier investors


  • Health Care
  • 401k
  • Vacation
  • Stock Options
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Software Engineer- Cloud- Hot Open Source Software Company- Work Remotely at Timescale, Inc.