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Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Yokne'am Illit, Israel
Posted on Friday, May 3, 2024

About The Position

We are seeking an experienced Python developer to join our brilliant team. We are looking for a creative software developer who is passionate about inventing and designing software, with a strong curiosity and desire to learn. As a software engineer, you will be responsible for developing core software and bringing your expertise to our dynamically growing organization. You will join one of our core development teams and collaborate with our brilliant engineers in building a unique, scalable, distributed storage system, both on-premises and in the cloud. You will be involved in the full product cycle, from defining requirements to solving customer issues.


  • Develop core software for our organization.
  • Join one of our core development teams and collaborate with other engineers.
  • Contribute to the development of a unique, scalable, distributed storage system.
  • Participate in the entire product cycle, from requirements definition to resolving customer issues.


  • BSC/BA in computer science or software engineering.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with excellent knowledge in Python and system-level programming.
  • Experience working in a Linux environment.
  • Familiarity with distributed systems and multi-threaded programming.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both Hebrew and English.

Advantageous Knowledge Areas:

  • Storage systems.
  • Networking.
  • Cloud environments.

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/.