DevOps Engineer

EmplifyProduct Development 3-5 Years


JavaScript, node.js

Job Description

*The Impact You’ll Have*
We are looking for a DevOps Engineer to improve the collaboration and productivity of our Product and Engineering teams by maintaining and scaling infrastructure, automating workflows and continuously measuring application performance.

Our technology stack consists of JavaScript, React, Postgres, and we deploy on AWS. We run a dual-track agile development cycle. As the primary owner of the DevOps function, you will be responsible for service delivery, reliability, scalability, monitoring, and helping define all of this as immutable infrastructure-as-code.

This role will work closely with our Software Architect and report to our Engineering Manager.

*What You’ll Do*

-Automate software deployment processes by releasing incremental updates and developing automation tools for software engineers.
-Improve communication and collaboration with software engineers to enable rapid product development by serving as the liaison between the development and product teams.
-Increase customer responsiveness and monitor application performance by anticipating and correcting operational issues before their occurrence.
-Create more stable operating environments for software engineers by continuously improving the infrastructure to be easily deployable and scalable.
-Maintain advanced knowledge of agile methodology, development processes, and programming languages.
-Participate in daily standups
-Other duties as assigned

*Who You Are*

-You have a minimum of 4 years of experience developing production software in a software-as-a-service environment
-Deep, recent experience in agile, continuous integration, and continuous delivery
-Deep problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
-Exceptional communication skills (listening, verbal, written)
-Solid expertise in Git, GitHub, and Pivotal Tracker or similar tools
-Deep experience with this technology stack, or strong demonstrated ability in related technologies like Ruby/Rails, Python, or NodeJS:
-React, React Native
Bonus Points For
-AWS certification(s)
-Previous startup/scaleup experience
-Experience with NewRelic, Scalyr, Terraform

*Benefits - What makes us extraordinary!*

-Equity: Ownership in a fast-growing company
-401k w/ Employer Matching
-Family Focus: Parental leave and flexibility for families
-Time Off: Flexible PTO policy to rest and recharge
-Healthcare: World-class medical, dental, and vision policies
-Monthly technology stipend to use on the tools you need to get the job done
-Annual professional development budget to help you continue to grow
-Catered lunch every Thursday
...And much more!

Posted On

January 7, 2020