Platform Engineer

Job description

Astronomer is a platform for deploying, managing and working with the popular open source project Apache Airflow on Kubernetes. Astronomer makes it easy to launch new Airflow clusters, and to deploy pipelines to those clusters. 

As a platform engineer, you will be working on the core of Astronomer, building the best Apache Airflow experience on top of Kubernetes. Astronomer targets customers on all major cloud platforms, as well as on-prem.



  • Write open-source server-side code to power the platform with Go, Python and Javascript.
  • Build, configure and program against other open source infrastructure components that make up the stack, such as Prometheus, Grafana, Fluentd, Elasticsearch, Kibana, Postgres, Docker, and Kubernetes.
  • Work with enterprise customers to configure and install the platform on their Kubernetes clusters.

At Astronomer, we value diversity.  We are an equal opportunity employer: we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.