We’re looking for a DevOps Engineer with a minimum of two years experience to spearhead our growing DevOps culture. We are looking for someone with experience in the provisioning, deployment, monitoring, logging and security of cloud based servers and services using tools like Chef, DataDog, PagerDuty, ELK, VPCs on AWS or equivalent who is ready to take on the challenges of developing and maintaining a large scale distributed infrastructure.
We’re an enterprise marketing analytics company based out of Railtown, in Vancouver. We’re an unusual company, being completely private, bootstrapped, and profitable. We’ve experienced high growth over the past years and the team is almost 40 people strong.
STAT is a data visualization tool for SEO experts built with Ruby on Rails. It's powered by a system that deals with terabytes of data and hundreds of millions of SQL operations everyday. The entire infrastructure is built on AWS, comprising of several thousand EC2 instances, and many other services like RDS, DynamoDB, EMR, ElasticCache and Elasticsearch.
As a DevOps focused Engineer at STAT, you will join the team that owns the infrastructure operations and monitoring at STAT. Your work will impact all the products and features that we build, both on the web application, and also on the data collection systems. This is a particularly exciting time to join the infrastructure team at STAT because we are building a new service based infrastructure. You will be working closely with team leads and development managers on orchestration, auto-scaling, instrumentation, and monitoring of new and existing services in our large scale distributed system.
Here’s what you’ll be doing:
Here are our must-haves:
You’ve got experience
We expect at least two years of experience in Infrastructure and DevOps Engineering. You should be comfortable in working on a large scale distributed system with high availability and uptime requirements. This role will focus on working on technical design, DevOps implementation, and system administration.
You’ve got education
At a minimum; you should have a post-secondary diploma or equivalent degree in computer science, engineering or a related discipline.
You’re confident in our technical landscape.
We’re not looking for an out-of-the-box expert in all of our core technologies. But we are looking for people who are confident working in our landscape, including infrastructure automation, server operations, system administration, databases, and software-as-a-service. That can mean direct experience with our specific core technologies, or it can mean experience with similar languages and technologies.
In order to be considered for this role, we need you to show us that you’re great in some—or all—of the following areas:
A few side benefits of working here:
Our development culture at STAT is an open and collaborative agile workflow. We believe that the best way to solve challenging engineering problems is to bring the most inventive ideas together through discussion and implementation. Our process involves constant communication and feedback.
Some reasons why you’d want to work with us:
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