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.
You will :
Solve a scaling bottleneck in a critical service
Deploy a new feature to production, progressively rolling it out with feature flags
Investigate and fix a production issue from a service your team owns
Design a way to scale up a service for more traffic
With your team, plan the most important projects to work on next
You have significant experience in one or more languages
You value code simplicity and performance
You can design architecture to solve problems at high scale
You have a BS / MS / PhD in a scientific field or equivalent experience
You want to work in a fast, high-growth startup environment that respects its engineers and customers
Bonus points :
You've worked at high scale with systems like Redis, Cassandra, Kafka
You wrote your own data pipelines once or twice before
You have a strong background in statistics
You have significant experience with Go, C, or Python