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Cloud Software Architect

Silk Israel · Full-time · Senior

About The Position

Would you like to lead exploratory development of new technologies on the intersection of public-cloud and high-performance, distributed computing? Join our architecture team to participate in our next challenges and breakthroughs.


  • Help in embedding leading edge cloud development methodologies and best practices into Silk's engineering 
  • Analyzing and improving performance, scalability and stability of Silk's products, environments, and tools
  • Thinking out of the box of realistic huge impact ideas - and getting them implemented
  • Solving diverse, complex problems of high scale using cutting edge systems & technologies


  • Significant development experience in public cloud environments
  • At least 2 years experience in technological leadership or architecture positions for cloud-based products
  • Familiarity with public cloud security best practices
  • Excellent system-level and product level understanding
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills


  • Experience with C and Python
  • Experience with cloud native technologies
  • Experience with Agile methodology
  • Experience with performance optimization of complex software systems

About Silk

Silk gives demanding workloads 10x faster performance on the cloud compared to native cloud alone. The Silk Cloud Platform is a virtualization layer that sits between the underlying cloud infrastructure and customers’ workloads. Without refactoring, workloads such as Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, and industry-specific applications can move onto the cloud and massively improve user experience. Industry leaders in e-commerce, software publishing, FinTech, and healthcare, trust Silk with their mission-critical workloads to get the ultra-fast speeds their customers demand. Silk is headquartered in Needham, MA. To learn more, visit https://silk.us/.

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