Platform Developer

Product Team New York, NY | Helsinki, Finland | Remote

Kontena, Inc. is looking for a skilled developer with a passion for container technologies and a make-it-happen mindset. You will be part of Kontena’s core development team creating a world class Kubernetes platform that will be a foundation for organizations to run their containerized workloads around the world. You will participate in all phases of our product development: designing, prototyping, implementing, testing, and documenting. The ideal candidate has experience with container technologies, Kubernetes, various cloud platforms, APIs and high availability solutions development.


  • Design, prototype, implement, test and document software components for the Kontena's Kubernetes platform.
  • Work as a core member of our product team to transform product feature ideas to technical specifications and solutions.
  • Actively engage with Kontena’s open source community by participating in GitHub project and issues discussions.

Skills & Requirements

  • Experience participating in agile and test driven development models.
  • Solid programming experience and interest in Ruby and/or Go.
  • Strong knowledge of Linux, Virtual Machines, Docker containers and Kubernetes.
  • Excellent presentation, interaction and communication skills along with the ability to collaborate effectively across different parts of organization.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

Perks at Kontena

  • Competitive salary
  • Choose your own tech gear
  • Amazing company, cool product and a world class team
  • Frequent company events
  • Great office location

About Kontena

Kontena, Inc. is developing the most easy to use tools for containerization. By making these tools open source and available to everybody, Kontena is fueling and boosting innovation at organizations regardless of their size or IT budget. The company is a startup - backed up by great VCs - with hundreds of customers and users all around the world.

We look forward to reviewing your application. Thank you for your interest in Kontena!

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