Akash Network

Distributed Systems Engineer

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Job Description

Akash is looking for talented, enthusiastic software developers who share our passion for big data and are excited by impossible challenges. As one of the first 20 employees at Akash, you must feel comfortable working in a fast-paced environment where the solutions aren’t predefined.

Akash Network

  • The world’s first serverless super cloud and offers compute at a fraction of a cost (10x lower) than the market.
  • Raised over $6 million from notable silicon venture capitalists.
  • Founded by notable open-source developers Adam Bozanich, and Greg Osuri.
  • You will be amongst the first 20 employees in a fast-growing company and expected to double the team size by year-end.


  • You have at least 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Proficiency in writing production-quality code, preferably in GoLang
  • Strong familiarity with distributed programming models
  • Deep understanding of all things “cloud infrastructure” – architectures, optimization, scalability, etc
  • Excellent communication skills
  • You are amazingly entrepreneurial
  • You want to help build a massive company
  • You must feel comfortable working remotely
  • GoLang, Kubernetes (programming), Network and System Design, Cloud Infrastructure Automation.

Bonus Points

  • Notable Opensource Contributions
  • Working with edge deployments (low-latency and distributed)
  • Programming Language Design
  • Experience in building public decentralized ledgers (Blockchain)
  • Experience with serverless technologies

Job Summary

akash.network Website
San Francisco, Remote Location
Full Time Job Type
Akash Network


Akash is the serverless super cloud on a mission to make cloud infrastructure censorship-resistant, self-sovereign and open -- aligned with the foundational principles of the internet. Akash lets anyone with a computer (be it large data centers or home installments) become a cloud provider by offering their compute (usually unused) cycles in a safe and frictionless manner. Developers using Akash get to enjoy compute (10x lower) at a fraction of the cost with the ability to deploy their cloud applications on a network of globally distributed computing clusters. By employing a human-centric design principle for developer tooling, Akash provides developers with best-in-class deployment tools that are carefully crafted to deliver the best possible experience.
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Email: careers@akash.network

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