Mattermost provides an open source enterprise-grade messaging platform to the world's leading organizations that allows teams to collaborate securely & privately anywhere. With over 10,000 server downloads / month our customers include Uber, Samsung, Affirm, The US Department of Defense & more. Our private cloud solutions offer secure, configurable, highly-scalable messaging across web, phone & PC with archiving, search, & deep integrations with hundreds of SaaS & on-premises technologies. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, our company serves customers around the world with a distributed organization spanning the globe.
We value high impact work, ownership, self-awareness & being focused on customer success. If these values match who you are, we hope you'll learn more about working at Mattermost & come talk to us!
About the Role
Working in open source means your work is publicly visible. Your code will receive both credit & constructive critique from the community. With the right mindset & support these can lead to you a highly positive working environment & making the best engineering decisions of your career. Core committers include highly skilled volunteer developers from the community, staff employed by enterprises deploying & investing in Mattermost, as well as staff employed by Mattermost
We are looking for a lead engineer to drive a team solving performance issues in a large code base spanning multiple problem domains, programming languages, & platforms. You know when to delegate & when to get into the code yourself. You have a strong track record as a full stack developer & a keen sense of common performance concerns, solutions & their associated tradeoffs. Speaking & writing about complex technical issues comes naturally to you, helping your team & the rest of the R&D organization stay on top of performance concerns.