Senior Cloud Engineer

Engineering · Remote
Department Engineering
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced


This role is 100% remote. Our entire company works virtually, and often across time zones. Your home office is your work location.


  • 4+ years of progressively related experience working in Goland. 
  • Experience working in Python.
  • Experience with tests (unit, end-to-end, integration) in Golang.
  • Experience using containers, container orchestration, and container configuration management using technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, and Helm.
  • Experience with job servers, event queuing, or stream processing systems.
  • Experience with application observability, logging, and monitoring systems such as Grafana, Stackdriver / Loki, Prometheus, and New Relic.
  • Experience with CI/CD processes using technologies such as Jenkins, Github Actions, CircleCI, etc.
  • Experience with Linux systems.
  • Experience working on a remote team.
  • Experience in the following areas is a plus: Google Cloud Platform; familiarity with the latest in ML / AI frameworks Pytorch / Detectron2, FastAI, and/or Tensorflow; video and image transcoding and manipulation in Libav / Libx264; familiarity with Ffmpeg and GStreamer.

About Plainsight

Plainsight streamlines vision AI for enterprises with new ways to analyze, share and benefit from valuable visual information. Solving problems where others have failed, Plainsight helps the world’s most innovative customers realize the potential of their data through smart, easy-to-use, effective solutions. Our intuitive, low-code platform gives every team across organizations the ability to build, manage, and operationalize solutions. With actionable insights and unblinking accuracy, Plainsight powers enterprise-ready applications to automate processes, mitigate risk, enhance product portfolios, and increase revenue opportunities.  

The Job

As the Senior Cloud Engineer you will join a team of highly talented engineers, in the pursuit of architecting and implementing an end to end computer vision platform. You’ll be working with a team to build backend systems and functionality that handles end to end machine learning pipeline automation and data ingestion with Go, Python, Docker, Kubernetes, GPUs and IoT devices.

At Plainsight, you can expect a collaborative, respectful, innovative and supportive environment where our core values are on display in How We Show Up, How We Think, How We Work With Others, and How We Deliver. We expect all team members to understand, use, and advocate for these core values.


  • Develop backend services in Golang.
  • Build REST and gRPC APIs.
  • Manage Kubernetes clusters.
  • Build DevOps systems such as logging, metrics, and monitoring.
  • Identify solutions to engineering problems.
  • Implement robust solutions on a team with other backend engineers.
  • Build services for orchestrating and scaling GPU workloads.

Plainsight is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $156,000-$195,000+ equity + benefits. Our salary ranges are determined by role and level. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for relative experience during the hiring process.

Please note that the compensation details listed in US role postings reflect the base salary only, and do not include equity or benefits. Learn more about benefits at Plainsight.

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