TIP: Cloud Native Platform Senior Engineer at Upwork
Upwork ($UPWK) is the leading tech solution for companies looking to hire the best talent, maintain flexibility, and get more done. We’re passionate about our mission to create economic opportunities so people have better lives. Every year, more than $2 billion of work is done through Upwork by skilled professionals who want the freedom of working anytime, anywhere. Top companies connecting with extraordinary talent around the globe? Upwork is how.
This is a Contract position through Upwork’s Talent Innovation Program (TIP). Our TIP team is a global group of professionals that augment Upwork’s business. Our TIP team members are located all over the world.
Our current Cloud Native Platform architecture supports the development, release, deployment and runtime operation of hundreds of microservices. This Platform version is in deep maintenance mode. We have started working on a new version of Platform, based on the latest Cloud Native components and principles.
The role will be responsible for building and implementing parts of the new Platform version but also supporting the current version.
Must Haves (Required Skills):
- Experience with microservices architecture
- Hands on experience with Kubernetes and Docker
- Expert level containerization knowledge
- Able to work during Pacific Standard Timezone business hours for 40 hours a week
Nice to Haves (Not Required):
- Knowledge of service mesh principles
- Experience with Istio
- Knowledge of CI/CD principles
- Experience with other CNCF components and tools
Upwork is proudly committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workforce. We never discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical condition), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.