Software Engineer

  • Kitchener, ON, Canada
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time

Company Description

Mirantis is the fastest way to modern apps, providing containers-as-a-service at enterprise scale. The company uses a unique as-a-service model to deliver Kubernetes and related open source software, empowering developers to build, share and run their applications anywhere - from public cloud to hybrid cloud to the edge. Mirantis serves many of the world’s leading enterprises, including Adobe, DocuSign, Liberty Mutual, PayPal, Reliance Jio, Splunk, STC, Vodafone, and Volkswagen. Learn more at

Job Description

Mirantis is adding a talented Software Engineer, Backend to join our development team!  We build enterprise software that addresses operational and security challenges of managing cloud native platforms such as Kubernetes, while providing enterprise customers with integrated tools for running containerized workloads with Docker.   Our product known as Mirantis Cluster Engine (formerly known as Docker Enterprise, which was acquired from Docker Inc in Nov 2019) is managing mission critical services at Fortune 500 companies and many other organizations all around the world.

This position is open to US, Canada and Europe locations.  Remote working eligible. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Designing and developing features and enhancements in Go for our Docker Enterprise product.
  • Collaborating with customers and our product management team to enhance existing products and create the next generation of our cloud-native platform
  • Assisting our support team to solve real-world DevOps problems
  • Working closely with teammates in design, code, and test-plan reviews to help build robust software and promote knowledge sharing
  • Becoming an expert in bleeding-edge cloud technologies such as: Docker, Kubernetes, Prometheus, Nginx and Istio
  • Implementing and maintaining meaningful unit, integration and end-to-end tests 
  • Participating in and contributing to agile methodologies and best practices
  • Passionate about building tools and software that improves the experience of developing, deploying and managing software applications


  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, a closely related field, or equivalent work experience
  • 3 years of experience with Go programming language or any other modern programming language that builds applications to production
  • 2 year of experience with Docker and Kubernetes and their networking and storage cloud-native technologies in production environments
  • 2 year of experience with Linux or Windows Server
  • Experience with or ability to learn public cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure and Google Cloud Platform
  • A passion for learning and adopting new technologies
  • The ability to take ownership of tasks and work them through to completion
  • The ability to troubleshoot and debug challenging problems in complex distributed systems
  • Experience with Kubernetes CNI and CSI plugins is a plus

Additional Information

What does Mirantis offer you?

  • Work with an established leader in the cloud infrastructure industry.
  • Work with exceptionally passionate, talented and engaging colleagues, helping Fortune 500 and Global 2000 customers implement next-generation cloud technologies.
  • Be a part of cutting-edge, open-source innovation.
  • Thrive in the high-energy environment of a young company where openness, collaboration, risk-taking, and continuous growth are valued.
  • Receive a competitive compensation package with strong benefits plan and stock options.

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