Do you enjoy working with infrastructure and an enviable tech stack? Do you enjoy solving problems, building solutions, and automating processes? Snagajob is seeking a motivated engineer to be a member of our DevOps team. We are an active player in the AWS cloud and are constantly evolving our infrastructure, security, and software delivery pipelines. We strive for a highly available, robust, and scalable infrastructure to support our products.
You will be a part of a highly productive team providing infrastructure, automation, and issue resolution for cloud services. You will work closely with the Engineering, Product, Data Science, and Site Reliability teams, and will have the opportunity to contribute to Snagajob’s architecture, infrastructure and services.
This role may be based remotely or in our Richmond or Arlington, VA, or Charleston, SC office.
What Snagajob Will Promise You
When you join the Snagajob Engineering team, you’ll be working on high-volume, high-traffic sites that receive over 50 million visits a month. But that’s just the start of it. You get to contribute more than just code; engineers are encouraged to present ideas, so you’ll influence what we build and how we build it. Expand your skills with our weekly tech talks and book clubs. Learn about, and experiment with, new technologies/ideas in our monthly hack days and chapter meetings. Engineering at Snagajob isn’t just about keeping the lights on and the site running. It’s a place for you to learn and grow in a supportive team environment.
What You’ll Get to Do
Implement and manage CICD pipeline code and methodologies within AWS
Design and maintain tools to automate operational processes
Work with internal customers including product team developers, architects, product owners, data scientists, and site reliability engineers to understand their platform needs and build software tools to enable developer productivity
Ensure information security best practices and policies are implemented and followed
Participate in 24/7 on-call rotation; respond to alerts in a timely fashion and escalate issues as needed
Suggest and lead improvement opportunities for platform and deployment processes and technologies
Learn new technologies and skills for delivering quality software to our customers
What You'll Bring
Exceptional communication skills that will help you work effectively with Product, Engineering, Support, Data, and members of the leadership
Strong experience with Python object-oriented programming (AWS Lambda, Boto3 REST APIs, etc.) and Bash scripting
Strong hands-on experience with the AWS Cloud environment, including operations automation tools, scripting, network constructs, and security best practices
Practical experience with infrastructure-as-code (Terraform, Ansible, Cloudformation, etc.)
Hands-on experience with CircleCI, Codebuild, or comparable CI/CD toolset.
The ability to prioritize and execute high-value, high-impact projects
Strong experience administering Linux and Windows servers as well as docker based infrastructure (like Kubernetes and ECS) in a highly available environment
The ability to live by Snagajob’s core values - Solidarity, Candor, Unconvention, Fire - by being an ally, speaking hard truths, questioning the status quo, and always doing whatever it takes to meet our mission of putting people in the right fit positions so that they can maximize their potential and live more fulfilling lives.
At Snagajob, we celebrate our differences in an inclusive workplace designed to support the things that make us individuals. Snagajob is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we strongly encourage candidates from all different backgrounds and identities to apply. Each new hire gives us the opportunity to bring in a fresh new perspective to further diversify our company for the benefit of our employees, products and our community.
Snagajob offers a highly competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, a 401k plan, health and fitness incentives, PTO, paid community service time, and a casual fun work environment with an award winning culture. What Snaggers love most is our commitment to work-life blend and the amazing leaders who are dedicated to helping their teams grow personally and professionally. Snagajob promotes a culture of community and support, so once a Snagger, always a Snagger. We pride ourselves on keeping it real and not being afraid to challenge the status quo.
Snagajob, the country’s largest and fastest-growing platform for hourly work, connects more than 47 million active job seekers with employment opportunities at 450,000 employer locations in the US and Canada. Snagajob’s mission is to put people in the right fit positions so they can maximize their potential and live more fulfilling lives. Through Snagajob, workers gain the flexibility of working when and where they choose while employers are assured every shift stays filled. For more information, visit www.Snagajob.com or connect with us on LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.