Our client is an established Austin based Technology company that started out with a vision to make the power of a Fortune 500 customer loyalty program accessible to local businesses and today is trusted by more than 14,000 small businesses looking to gain a competitive advantage.

As part of the Engineering team, your mission is to deliver applications that impact and improve the day-to-day lives of small business owners and consumers using our client’s products across their network. In this Senior DevOps Engineer role, you will be building and delivering highly scalable and reliable systems that drive the experience of thousands of local businesses and millions of consumers. You are an experienced, infrastructure engineer who has built large, scalable systems that handle millions of daily requests and have applied that knowledge in a cloud environment. You can design, develop, and stand up new services based on product needs. You have experience transitioning from monolithic architectures to microservices. You are determined to provide reliable and fault-tolerant systems to the application developers that consume them and do so through automation captured in code.

Primary Responsibilities of the DevOps Engineer position

  • You will act as chief advocate for DevOps practices and process improvement
  • You’ll lead the production monitoring, build, and deployment functions
  • You will work on the platform upon which all our web products and mobile APIs are built
  • You’ll actively identify site scaling issues and help redesign systems to address them
  • You’ll maintain a high level of quality in our infrastructure systems through sound development practices including code reviews, monitoring and alerting systems, automated testing, and architecture reviews.

Primary Responsibilities of the DevOps Engineer position

  • Strong previous experience focused on DevOps and service-based systems engineering
  • 5+ years experience building large-scale, distributed, high-volume systems
  • Experience in managing production Kubernetes infrastructure with exposure to the use of cloud vendor Kubernetes solutions such as EKS, AKS, and GKE
  • Extensive experience automating system tasks and infrastructure using a scripting language (Python, Bash) with configuration management tools (Ansible), service registry and discovery tools, and infrastructure orchestration tools (Terraform, CloudFormation)
  • Experience automating public cloud deployments (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)
  • Experience using and optimizing monitoring and trending systems (Prometheus, Grafana, Datadog), log aggregation systems (ELK, Loggly), and their agents
  • Deep understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle including Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CICD) pipeline architecture (Jenkins, GitLab, Drone) including deployments into Kubernetes environments using tools such as Flux, Argo, or Spinnaker
  • Be a strong team player. We work in small, tightly knit product teams that function cohesively to move as quickly as possible

What is in it for you as a Senior DevOps Engineer with this awesome company?

  • Excellent compensation package includes solid salary range and comprehensive benefits
  • Culture that promotes growth, opportunity and sense of teamwork
  • Our client’s mission is to help businesses and communities thrive by turning every transaction into a relationship. Over 30 million people use our client’s platform to get rewarded at 12,000 local businesses with one rewards program.
  • Local businesses use the client’s platform to bring more customers into their stores with one powerful program. In 2017, they drove $2 billion in local commerce across their network and invite you to join us in creating a Love Local movement across the US and Canada.