At Cloudflare, we have our eyes set on an ambitious goal : to help build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the world’s largest networks that powers approximately 25 million Internet properties, for customers ranging from individual bloggers to SMBs to Fortune 500 companies.
Cloudflare protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code.
Internet properties powered by Cloudflare all have web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with every request.
As a result, they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks. Cloudflare was named to Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Company Cultures list and ranked among the World’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company.
We realize people do not fit into neat boxes. We are looking for curious and empathetic individuals who are committed to developing themselves and learning new skills, and we are ready to help you do that.
We cannot complete our mission without building a diverse and inclusive team. We hire the best people based on an evaluation of their potential and support them throughout their time at Cloudflare. Come join us!
About the Role
You will work as part of our core engineering team in London which builds the Cloudflare system running in 160+ cities around the world.
Your work will focus on building robust, secure and high performance distributed systems. We are a small engineering team operating at a massive scale, so what you do will have a huge influence.
We work in agile teams, so you will be supported by colleagues, and collaborate with other teams around the company.
In the Data Team, you would be responsible for crafting, building, and scaling one of the biggest global data pipelines to overcome network delays and partitions.
Using Go, Kafka, ClickHouse, and PostgreSQL to store and analyse in excess of 25 million events per second (and growing fast).
If you joined us, your first 6 months could look like this : You start with a structured onboarding during which you get up-to-speed with the systems that move data around Cloudflare.
You lead a project which uses our firehouse of over 25 million events per second to build systems which provide deeper insight into the ways our customers use Cloudflare.
You expose these insights to our customers. You share the knowledge gained with your colleagues. You take ownership of these systems, ensuring that they are secure, scalable, robust, and observable.
You talk about this work at one of our weekly company talks, put together a post for the company blog, and engage with engineers on other teams who have exciting ideas about a way to take the work further.