Cloud Developer in Whitestack


Santiago (Chile) — Full time

Programming | Semi Senior

Salary: $1400 - 2600 USD/month

Whitestack is an ambitious telecom infrastructure provider that builds production-grade solutions, based on commodity hardware, open source software, professional services and carrier-class support.

We develop solutions in three major areas:

  • Cloud Computing: Helping datacenters and large companies deploy hyper-scalable (private or public) clouds, in order to provide their own IaaS (Infrastructure-as-a-Service) platform.
  • Open & Software Defined Networking: We are a member of Facebook's Telecom Infra Project, where we have the chance to test and implement cutting-edge networking solutions. We provide Telcos and large organizations with a very clear path to SDN
  • Network Function Virtualization: We support the Telecom Industry in its path to leverage the benefits of Cloud Computing, by virtualizing the necessary real-time functions on top of x86 hardware, orchestrated by an end-to-end service orchestrator.

Whitestack has technical offices in Santiago and Lima.

Job functions

Whitestack is looking for the most talented, motivated and obsessive Cloud Developers!

What's this position about:

  • Immerse yourself in the private cloud world and learn about OpenStack, OSM, OpenNMS and other exciting open-.source leveraged technologies.
  • Do your work in a flexible, agile-based workflow.
  • Fortify our existing open-source-based products by adding new features and/or execute bugfixes in Python.
  • Develop add-hoc solutions/products for our more demanding customers.
  • Support our Cloud Integration Engineers whenever they run out of ideas.

What we offer

  • Immerse yourself in Cloud Technologies (computing, storage, networking).
  • Work with exciting open-source frameworks (Openstack, OSM, Kubernetes, Ceph, etc.).
  • Competitive salary.
  • Possibility to work eventually remotely up top 40% of the time.
  • Take advantage of our offices located in shared workspaces (Wework Tobalaba@Santiago, Comunal Miraflores@Lima).
  • Company laptop.
  • Satisfying work-life balance.
  • Flexible and objective-oriented environment.
  • We are currently exploring the company insurance option.
  • The technical leaders are technology-minded and hands-on people, not just pushy slave drivers.

Qualifications and requirements

For this position, we are looking for semi-senior and senior developers, with the following requirements:

  • Experience with Linux OS (basic system administration) and Shell scripting (Bash).
  • Deep grasp of Python (at least 2-3 years of proven professional or personal experience), or fluent in another similar programming language and willing to "relocate" to Python
  • Being able to integrate (adapt/improve/connect) existing open-source code.
  • Experience with the following software engineering methodologies: Version Control (git), Continuous Delivery / Integration (desirable).
  • Notions of Networking (TCP/IP).
  • Good grasp of English (our definition: you google in English).
  • Autonomy: Can work on its own without constant micro-management.
  • Discipline: Can be trusted to work in a serious and consistent matter (especially considering the possibility of remote work).

In your application, please state explicitly your experience with programming in Python.

Desirable skills

  • Experience with Docker
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience with OpenStack

In your application, please state explicitly your experience with these technologies.


Pet-friendly Pets are welcome at the premises.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Partially remote You can work from your home some days a week.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Beverages and snacks Whitestack offers beverages and snacks for free consumption.

About Whitestack

Whitestack es una empresa de tecnología enfocada en el desarrollo y productización del Cloud (Openstack), Redes definidas por software (SDN) y Virtualización de Funciones de red (NFV) en Latinoamérica! — Whitestack's full profile