Go Software Engineer

Mountain View, Zurich or Remote



  • Development of high-quality code in Go or eBPF for the Cilium & Hubble open source project while following open source development principles and best practices.

  • Development of integrations with other open-source components in the cloud-native world such as Kubernetes, container runtimes, Prometheus, and many others

  • Active participation in the open-source community

  • Possibility to speak at public conferences about achievements

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 Go. C, C++ and eBPF knowledge is a plus.

  • Desire to write beautiful and highly efficient code

  • Experience in working on open source projects. A public track record of open source code commits is a plus

  • Knowledge about Linux systems design and either security or networking. Linux kernel knowledge is a plus.

  • Strong experience with Kubernetes, container runtimes and other cloud-native components

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

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