About Our Team

ContainIQ was founded by Nate Matherson and Matt Lenhard. After working together for over six years at their previous company, Nate and Matt teamed up again to build a new Kubernetes monitoring solution that just works. ContainIQ is backed by Lachy Groom Fund, Y Combinator, Taurus Ventures, Pioneer Fund, ACTAI Ventures, and others. ContainIQ is located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with offices just across the river from NYC.

Nate Matherson

Co-founder & CEO

Nate Matherson is the Co-founder & CEO of ContainIQ. Nate is an experienced entrepreneur having previously founded a venture backed startup which was notably funded by Y Combinator and others.

Outside of work, Nate is a member of the Board of Directors at the non-profit Blankets of Hope. Nate is also an active angel investor having invested in twenty-seven companies.

Nate graduated from the University of Delaware in 2016 with a B.S. in Finance.


Matt Lenhard

Co-founder & CTO

Matt Lenhard is the Co-founder & CTO of ContainIQ. Matt is an experienced technology founder having founded multiple tech startups, twice with Nate. In his previous roles, Matt built a number of internal tools and software to help internal teams improve productivity and optimize resources.

Matt is a full-stack developer with extensive experience in Kubernetes. Outside of work, Matt is an angel investor focusing primarily on early stage software companies.


Marcello Rossi

Director of Product

As the Director of Product, Marcello oversees design and user experience of ContainIQ's product

Marcello is also responsible for identifying and prioritizing high potential feature sets that improve the end use experience.


Paulo Esteves

Software Engineer

As a Software Engineer, Paulo isvresponsible for the implementation of features pertaining to ContainIQ's webapp. He is largely a self-taught programmer with experience working on projectsrelated to digital marketing, analytics, and eCommerce. 


Fred Leitz

Software Engineer

Discovering a love for technology at an early age, Fred taught himself how to program as a teenager and at 18 moved to Vancouver from his home in Abbotsford, B.C to break into the burgeoning tech industry.In his 20 years of industry experience, Fred has always been drawn to start-ups and entrepreneurs, relishing the opportunity to be on the frontlines of change and evolution within the sector.Fred thrives on challenge, both in and out of the office. Next on his bucket list is a trip to Antarctica but before he gets there he'll settle for off-roading in the beautiful wilderness of British Columbia. A lifelong Canucks fan, Fred also gets his adrenalin rush cheering them on during hockey season each year.


Want to build with us?

We are currently hiring for an eBPF & Kernel Engineer. You can learn more about th roles by visiting our Careers page here.

We are currently hiring for an eBPF & Kernel Engineer. You can learn more about those roles by visiting our Careers page here.
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Competitive Salary
Premium Health Coverage
401(k) Match, Disability, & Life Insurance
Generous PTO
Dog-friendly Office
Open to Remote Work
Our Investors
Taurus Ventures
Lachy Groom Fund
Y Combinator
ACTAI Ventures
Pioneer Fund