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 have all 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!
What You’ll Do
The Traffic team's mission is to build software systems that improve the performance and reliability of our customers' traffic : from each end user to their destination.
how successful our network is in reaching their destinations; and finally, how well we accelerate traffic between the two in order to provide the best experience.
As a member of the Traffic team you will work on a variety of tools, systems, and even products to achieve these goals. You will contribute not only to internal systems that manage Cloudflare's network but also our customer-facing Argo Smart Routing product.
You will participate in all stages of the software development lifecycle, from designing and documenting systems, to writing code and automated tests, to planning, managing, and monitoring production software deployments.
You will work with a wide range of technologies and programming languages, including Go, Rust, Python, Linux networking, ClickHouse, Kafka, Salt, PostgreSQL, Grafana, Kubernetes, and more.
Because you’ll be solving problems of massive scale and significance, and shaping the future of security and performance on the Internet, you are a growth-oriented individual who enjoys being outside of your comfort zone.
You are comfortable in a fast-paced but sensible work environment.
Examples of Desirable Skills, Knowledge, and Experience