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Sr. Software Engineer - Equinix Metal

Sr. Software Engineer - Equinix Metal

Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company, operating 210 data centers across the globe and providing interconnections to all the key clouds and networks. Businesses need one place to simplify and bring together fragmented, complex infrastructure that spans private and public cloud environments. With Equinix Metal, customers can rapidly deploy automated single-tenant infrastructure and interact with 1,800+ networks and 2,900+ cloud and service providers. Our global platform allows customers to place infrastructure wherever they need it and connect it to everything they need to succeed. 

At Equinix, we help the world’s digital leaders scale with agility, speed the launch of digital services, deliver world-class experiences, and transform people’s lives. Our culture is based on collaboration and the growth and development of our teams.

We hire hardworking people who thrive on solving challenging problems and give them opportunities to hone new skills, and try new approaches, as we grow our product portfolio with new software and network architecture solutions. We embrace diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success


  • Build and operate the leading open-source bare-metal provisioning platform enabling everything from Equinix data centers to breakfast NUCs (Tinkerbell)

  • Design-driven development of new systems and enhancements

  • Create an inclusive open-source community around the Tinkerbell project

  • Migrate our production environment to an open-source provisioning stack 

  • Partner with internal teams to build a great customer experience

  • Participate in a production on-call rotation (we run what we create)

  • Team Values: Empathy, Sustainability, Teamwork, Engineering Excellence Fun


  • 2+ years of experience with the Go Programming Language

  • 7+ years of software engineering experience

  • Experience designing microservices for resilience, observability, and scalability

  • Knowledgeable in operating system internals and TCP/IP

  • Passionate about software craftsmanship (Clean Code, TDD, CI/CD, etc.)

  • Experience participating in open-source software development

  • A knack for debugging complex systems

  • Unbounded intellectual curiosity


Equinix is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disabilities.

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Sr. Software Engineer - Equinix Metal