Senior Platform Engineer

About Us:

We are a cutting-edge vector database company dedicated to providing high-performance, scalable solutions for managing and querying large-scale vector data. Our mission is to revolutionize the way organizations handle complex data by leveraging the power of vector databases. We are a fully remote company looking for talented and passionate senior backend engineers to join our team and help us build the next generation of database technology.

Position Overview:

The Senior Platform Engineer at Qdrant will be a key player in designing, implementing, and managing a highly scalable cloud platform that powers our innovative vector database solutions. This role requires a strategic mindset to ensure the platform aligns with the company's growth objectives and can handle the increasing demands of our expanding customer base.


  • Design, implement, and manage a highly scalable cloud platform.
  • Develop a strategic vision for the platform that aligns with business growth.
  • Utilize cloud platform providers (AWS, GCP, Azure) for optimal performance, cost, and reliability.
  • Optimize cloud infrastructure to support business needs efficiently.
  • Architect and manage Kubernetes clusters.
  • Develop and operate Kubernetes operators to enhance cluster functionality.
  • Design and maintain distributed systems ensuring high availability and resilience.
  • Write high-quality, maintainable code in Go.
  • Automate workflows and integrate various platform components.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams (development, data science, operations).
  • Ensure platform stability and scalability through effective teamwork.
  • Implement monitoring, logging, and alerting to ensure system health.
  • Continuously optimize for efficiency and cost-effectiveness.


  • 3-4+ years in platform engineering or a related field.
  • Proven track record of managing and scaling cloud platforms.
  • Proficiency in Go.
  • Deep understanding of Kubernetes architecture and management of Kubernetes operators.
  • Strong knowledge of distributed systems and microservices architecture.
  • Solid understanding of distributed systems principles.
  • Willingness to participate in on-call rotations and experience in handling high-pressure incidents.
  • Extensive experience with one or more cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure).
  • Demonstrated ability to design systems that scale efficiently and handle rapid growth.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Proactive approach to identifying and solving complex problems.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team-oriented environment.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Flexible work hours and full remote setup.
  • Opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology in a fast-growing industry.
  • Professional development opportunities and career growth.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment.
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