See Team Structure.

Backstage Specialist
A Backstage Specialist handles behind-the-scenes development that helps improve the productivity of other developers.
Distributed Systems Specialist
Responsibilities Work on large-scale, in-production distributed systems that enable GitLab to scale horizontally (e.g. Gitaly) Architect GitLab features that require distributed system expertise Optimize bottlenecks through performance monitoring and measurement Design and implement plans for increasing availability through partitioning/sharding Document answers and improves existing documentation Write blog posts relevant to the community Requirements Strong understanding of distributed consensus protocols (e.g. Paxos, Raft) Strong understanding of tradeoffs with sharding Experience creating and working with distributed systems Experience building and scaling highly-available systems Proficient in Ruby on Rails and/or Go
Issue Triage Specialist
All developers will work on issue triage.
Prometheus Specialist
Responsibilities Manage day-to-day maintenance and evolution of GitLab’s Prometheus monitoring and alerting infrastructure Create and/or improve open source Prometheus monitoring tools as required Bundle Prometheus as an out-of-the-box monitoring solution for GitLab CE/EE packages Contribute to the Prometheus open source project Build and maintain a GitLab.com public monitoring gateway Help migrate out current performance monitoring solution to Prometheus Improve coverage of GitLab performance monitoring Measure applications deployed with GitLab (e.g. Mattermost) Create automated alerts to notify team members of regressions Document answers and improve existing documentation Write blog posts relevant to the community Requirements Experience writing production-level applications in Go Experience with managing large amounts of product analytics Experience developing time-series databases You have contributions in the Prometheus open source project


About GitLab

GitLab Inc. is a company based on the GitLab open-source project. GitLab is a community project to which over 2,200 people worldwide have contributed. We are an active participant in this community, trying to serve its needs and lead by example. We have one vision: everyone can contribute to all digital content, and our mission is to change all creative work from read-only to read-write so that everyone can contribute.

We value results, transparency, sharing, freedom, efficiency, self-learning, frugality, collaboration, directness, kindness, diversity, inclusion and belonging, boring solutions, and quirkiness. If these values match your personality, work ethic, and personal goals, we encourage you to visit our primer to learn more. Open source is our culture, our way of life, our story, and what makes us truly unique.

Top 10 Reasons to Work for GitLab:

  1. Mission: Everyone can contribute
  2. Results: Fast growth, ambitious vision
  3. Flexible Work Hours: Plan your day so you are there for other people & have time for personal interests
  4. Transparency: Over 2,000 webpages in GitLab handbook, GitLab Unfiltered YouTube channel
  5. Iteration: Empower people to be effective & have an impact, Merge Request rate, We dogfood our own product, Directly responsible individuals
  6. Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging: A focus on gender parity, Team Member Resource Groups, other initiatives
  7. Collaboration: Kindness, saying thanks, intentionally organize informal communication, no ego
  8. Total Rewards: Competitive market rates for compensation, Equity compensation, global benefits (inclusive of office equipment)
  9. Work/Life Harmony: Flexible workday, Family and Friends days
  10. Remote Done Right: One of the world's largest all-remote companies, prolific inventor of remote best practices

See our culture page for more!

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