GitHub's Git Infrastructure team is looking for engineers to help us run
the largest code-hosting service in the world.
Our team is responsible
for storing and serving Git repositories, both directly to users and to
other layers in the GitHub software stack.
Come help us build a variety of
microservices, protocols, proxies, and control systems and maintain them in
In the coming year, we will focus on building out a
world-wide distributed system to host 50+ million Git repositories.
When you join our team, you will:
Plan, design, implement, and review the software that powers the
distributed systems that support Git at GitHub
Monitor, maintain, and troubleshoot that software as it runs in
production on hundreds of hosts
Respond to the needs of users and of other developers at GitHub
We are excited to talk to you if:
You have strong development skills in at least two of: Ruby, C, Go, or Shell,
and a willingness to become proficient in the others
You have experience with network protocols and distributed systems
You know how to run production applications in a Linux or Unix environment
You have experience with Git
You have strong written communication skills
You are comfortable working asynchronously with a distributed team
WHO WE ARE
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers.
Over ten million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
With the collaborative features of GitHub.com, our desktop and mobile apps, and GitHub Enterprise, it has never been easier for individuals and teams to write better code, faster.
We have a lot of exciting things to do, and we’re looking for the right people to grow with us!
WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN
Working at GitHub is, to put it simply, a special slice of the universe.
We're committed to transparency, collaboration, experimentation, and always staying classy.
Because of this unique perspective, we've established one of the most flexible and well designed physical workspaces around that encourages you to work as you work best.
Right now, over 60% of our employees are based outside of our San Francisco (SOMA) headquarters and work according to how they get their best stuff done.
Ensuring that GitHubbers are healthy, motivated, focused and creative is how GitHub stays awesome.
Part of this is ensuring that our benefits
* are out of this world.
In a nutshell, we've built and are growing a place where we truly love working, and we think you will too.
GitHub is made up of people with many different backgrounds and lifestyles, and we like it that way.
We invite applications from people of all stripes.
We don't discriminate against employees or applicants based on gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, pregnancy status, veteran status, or any other differences that people imagine to discriminate against one another.
Also, if you have a disability, please let us know if there's anything we can do to make the interview process better for you; we're happy to accommodate.
Please note that benefits vary by country, if you have any questions don't hesitate to ask your recruiter!