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Senior/Staff eBPF and Go Engineer ⌨️

Polar Signals

Polar Signals

Posted on Thursday, January 18, 2024

Senior/Staff eBPF and Go Engineer ⌨️

About Polar Signals

Polar Signals is at the forefront of performance analysis and observability, leveraging cutting-edge technologies like eBPF. We are a team of passionate engineers dedicated to building scalable, efficient, and innovative solutions that empower our users to gain deep insights into their systems.

Learn more about our company values, benefits, and goals here.


We're fully remote, we can hire anywhere remote.com can employ.

Role Overview

We are looking for a Senior or Staff eBPF and Go Engineer to join our agent team working on the Parca Agent. This role requires expertise in eBPF and Go, with a strong focus on developing high-performance, scalable, and reliable software. If you do not have eBPF experience, then a strong understanding of the Linux kernel is okay as well. Do not hesitate to apply even if you don’t meet all the criteria.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, and maintain eBPF-based tools and applications.
  • Contribute to the development of the open-source Parca Agent project written in Go.
  • Lead the design and implementation of new features and optimizations.
  • Ensure code quality, maintainability, and scalability.
  • Keep up with the emerging trends and technologies in the eBPF and profiling ecosystems.
  • Collaborate with customers to help them troubleshoot and learn from their challenges and improve the Parca agent.
  • Build out Polar Signals' continuous profiling product and other future SaaS products.
  • Act as a technical mentor to other team members.


  • 6+ years of software engineering experience, with a focus on Go, C, C++ or Rust.
  • Deep understanding of Linux internals and kernel development.
  • Experience with performance analysis, observability tools, and systems programming.
  • Proven track record of building large scale, complex distributed systems.
  • Autonomously deliver production ready features.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.

Why Join Us

  • Be part of a cutting-edge technology company.
  • Work with a team of experts passionate about performance analysis and observability.
  • Enjoy a flexible and collaborative remote work environment.
  • Awesome culture and benefits.

How to apply

Apply by emailing jobs@polarsignals.com with your CV and cover letter that explains a bit about yourself, why you are right for this position, and why you want to work with us.