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Senior Software Engineer, Platform & Networking


Tel Aviv

About The Position

About Weka

At Weka, we use rocket science scalable distributed computing to implement the world’s fastest file system. We take pride in coding solutions to real-life problems, helping AI to process huge data sets, genomic researchers to find the next medicine and autonomous cars be available. Our unmatched performance turns all these dreams from impossible to reality. Today.

We have deciphered the challenge of a software-defined file system that runs in production on a multitude of environments, such as the public cloud, Kubernetes, and more.

What we have to offer is an opportunity to work with a bunch of exceptionally smart people, in an environment that demands freestyle innovation where science meets technology. On top of all that, we can offer the comfiest environment to work In, in the heart of Tel Aviv, minutes from the train station.

Job Description

Weka's file system is a high-performance, distributed, and clustered system. The platform group owns the core system components, including scheduling, threading, synchronization, and SSD logic. The group also handles the networking protocol stack down from the driver up-to-the L5 over UDP RPC on a wide variety of systems, including the cloud.

The following core objectives are the core pillars of our engineering organization:


  • Provide architectural guidance and fresh ideas in our core areas of distributed computing, high-performance storage, and cloud computing.
  • Promote and take an active part in beautiful designs, efficient code, and collaborative code reviews.


  • This is our top-most requirement, from ourselves and from you - own and promote quality in every part of your daily activities.
  • Challenge our deciphered rocket-benchmarks with performance testing around IO and storage throughput.
  • We cherish our failures - promote and nurture automation and constantly increase code coverage.
  • We want to be better - promote root cause analysis activities to make us even better for our customers.
  • Constantly search for bottlenecks and push for refresh design and refactors.


  • Assume nothing - constantly revisit how we work and whether our productivity is perfectly tuned.
  • Drive simplicity and be agile - promote the unification of internal processes.
  • Say what you do and do what you say - own project timelines and provide transparent risk analysis.
  • Collaborate and be a friend - work closely and openly with other teammates.

Our Tech Stack

  • We develop in D and C on top of Linux.
  • Do you have a background in a storage or a networking company? Cool. We hope you know your way around SSDs, Linux Kernel, DPDK, NUMA, Intel/AMD/Arm/Mellanox processors, and cards.
  • A very cool advantage would be to find out you have a vast experience with InfiniBand, Ethernet configurations and related High-Availability topologies.



  • Master of low-level C development in Linux user-space or kernel-space, with a vast experience in performance-sensitive code
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience with software development on Linux based systems
  • Familiarity with Intel server architecture (NUMA, caching, interrupts, etc)
  • Familiarity with network protocols (IP, UDP, TCP)
  • Linux savvy


  • Experience with DPDK and SPDK
  • Experience with Storage systems and SSDs
  • Kernel driver development
  • Experience with hardware interfaces
  • Deep networking experience (congestion control, bonding, VLAN, InfiniBand)

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