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DevOps Engineer

RemoteNew YorkEngineering

Job description

At Blue Bite we strive to improve lives by helping the world's best brands create connected product experiences that scale. These experiences give products a voice - making them safer, more sustainable and transparent.


We achieve this through the Blue Bite Platform. A cloud platform, hosted on AWS.


As we grow we are looking for a highly motivated Sr DevOps Engineer to join our team. As an integral part of our development team you will be responsible for managing, maintaining, and expanding our AWS infrastructure for our enterprise applications. This is a collaborative position; working alongside the Development team to architect, design, and develop infrastructure for our various SaaS web and mobile applications both internally and externally. This person should possess problem solving skills and be willing to incorporate their own ideas.

Responsibilities

  • Build, maintain, and scale application infrastructure for non-production and production environments

  • Key stakeholder in the design, implementation, and maintenance of applications and tools across our AWS stack

  • Evolve and automate our CI/CD pipeline

  • Handle code deployments in all environments

  • Work closely with Development and QA teams to help ensure end-to-end quality

  • Work alongside project management teams to successfully monitor progress and implementation of initiatives

  • Incidence management and root cause analysis

  • Document and design various processes; update existing processes

  • Encouraging and building automated processes wherever possible

  • Mentor colleagues and teams in devops and infrastructure best practices; inform and support architectural decisions

Job requirements

  • 3+ years experience in a DevOps Engineering role or equivalent. More experienced folks are welcome to apply. 

  • 2+ years experience building/managing applications on AWS

  • Strong professional experience with automation tools such as Terraform, CloudFormation, Ansible, etc.

  • Experience working with and managing microservices

  • Experience working with SQL and NoSQL databases

  • Experience with continuous integration services such as CircleCi or Jenkins

  • Strong scripting experience (Python, Bash, etc.)

  • Understanding of Linux systems

  • Understanding of serverless technologies

  • Up-to-date on the latest industry trends; able to articulate trends and potential clearly and confidently to both technical and non-technical audiences

  • Highly motivated with excellent problem solving skills

  • Able to work together with Engineering SCRUM team

  • Firm grasp of modern application security requirements


Stand Out Attributes:

  • Experience with monitoring/observability tools(DataDog, New Relic, etc.)

  • Experience with cloud/network security tools(AWS WAF, CloudFlare, etc.)

  • Experience working in a fast paced, startup environment

  • AWS certification or equivalent

  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field

  • Excellent communication skills (in person, on Slack, over video chat)

  • Experience creating clear and concise technical diagrams detailing operation of software and/or infrastructure components.

Salary range listed is for base salary only and may not include performance bonus and other incentives. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information or any other factors prohibited by law.

What We Offer

  • Blue Bite’s culture is rich in impact and innovation meaning we value input that contributes to our company continuing to thrive.

  • A team that runs based on selflessness and communication where we work together to get things done.

  • Monthly virtual and/or in person team building events, bi-annual Town Halls, quarterly book club, and other seasonal events.

  • Weekly manager check-ins that aim to provide you with mentorship and feedback for continued work and personal development.

Perks

A competitive base salary with performance bonus

Paid holidays, sick time, and a generous PTO policy

Work where works for you - either at home or in our gorgeous NYC HQ

401k plan + matching

Health, Dental, and Vision plans starting day 1

Annual conference budget & tuition reimbursement

Paid parental leave

Other fantastic benefits such as life insurance, EAP, & commuter assistance