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Principal Software Engineer, CNCF

Bellevue, WA, Americas

Engineering, Development

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We see boundless potential in the way we live. It drives the way we work. Our culture is our most valuable asset. It acts like a compass for us. We are fast, immersed, humble and bold. And that’s not just words on the walls. 

Eliminating time-consuming tasks means people get to do more of what they love. It’s an inspiring, high stakes challenge that motivates us, and this common passion bonds UiPath employees globally. We all strive every day to be better and to accelerate human achievement. 

We make software robots, so people don’t have to be robots. Would you like to be part of this journey? 

Here is what you will be doing at UiPath

  • As a Principal Software Engineer, you will act as a liaison between engineers in the team and product managers. You will be part of a team of system engineers/architects who focused on Kubernetes, microservices architecture, and cloud technologies.
  • As part of this self-driven team, you will have total ownership of the solutions we provide for our customers making availability, performance, security, and reliability critical to our success. We need to do this all at global scale, as well, so continual, iterative improvements in our process, technology, tools, and automation will be essential to allowing us to meet those goals as well as focus on the things that add value for our players.
  • You will be involved directly design and engineer significant areas of the product, help hire and recruit technical talent, and ensure our technical deliverables meet the customer expectations.
  • You will be accountable for the software deliverables to meet all requirements of quality, security, scalability, modifiability, extensibility, testability etc.
  • The ideal candidate is technology savvy with deep knowledge of Kubernetes, Microservices, Golang, Python, Ansible and CI/CD process. Able to work on opensource projects, able to contribute and commit the code to upstream opensource projects. Candidate should have familiarity with Opensource projects such as Service Mesh (Istio)/Envoy, Prometheus/Grafana. This person will be working majority of the time coding in Golang, Python, and Ansible on automating infrastructure tasks. 
  • You will help established effective and agile engineering practices across our engineering teams.

This is what you'll bring to UiPath

  • Proven track record (10+ years’ experience) of architecting and engineering world-class, large scale commercial applications and services.
  • Proficiency in one or more one or two programing language experience (preferred Golang or Python) and Ansible backed by solid computer science fundamentals.
  • At least 4+ years of experience managing production Kubernetes infrastructure with Calico or Cilium CNI, CSI drivers
  • At least 1+ years of experience managing ServiceMesh (Istio) and Envoy
  • Deep understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle including Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) pipeline architecture (Azure Pipelines (preferred), Jenkins) including deployments into Kubernetes environments using tools such as ArgoCD (preferred) or FluxCD or Jenkins X.
  • Experience in working/automating with at least one public cloud deployments cloud ecosystems (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud).
  • Experience using and optimizing monitoring and trending systems, log aggregation systems (ELK, Splunk, Fluentd/Fluentbit), and their agents.
  • Experience with developing microservice-based HTTP applications and servers
  • Able to understand the security tools and best practices: CIS Benchmarking, OS hardening, vulnerability scanning, system auditing
  • Experience performing full stack load testing in order to identify and address hardware, network, system, or application bottlenecks
  • Experience with developing microservice-based HTTP applications and servers
  • Effective teamwork, collaboration and communication skills.
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming and architectural design patterns and a good grasp of multithreading, synchronization, asynchronous, cloud programming.
  • Experience with service-oriented architecture and web services development, with a deep understanding of data structures & algorithms
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