eBPF/Kernel Engineer

US Timezone preferred, Remote, Mountain View



  • Developing high-quality eBPF code for the Cilium, Hubble & Tetragon open source projects while following open source development principles and best practices.

  • Linux Kernel upstream development

  • Active participation in the open-source community

  • Possibility to speak at public conferences about achievements (if desired)

About Isovalent

Isovalent is the company founded by the creators of Cilium and eBPF. Isovalent builds open-source software and enterprise solutions solving networking, security, and observability needs for modern cloud native infrastructure. The flagship technology, Cilium, is the choice of leading global organizations, including Adobe, AWS, Capital One, Datadog, GitLab, Google, and many more. Isovalent is headquartered in Mountain View, CA and is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Google, and Cisco Investments.



  • Computer Science degree, or equivalent experience.

  • Multiple years of experience with C and eBPF knowledge. Go knowledge is a plus.

  • Strong knowledge about Linux systems design and either security or networking.

  • Desire to write high quality and efficient code.

  • A public track record of open source code commits is a plus.

  • Experience in public speaking at technical open source conferences is a plus.

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