DevOps Engineer

Job description

You’re the type of person that dreams about articulating infrastructure as code...not Kafkaesque nightmares, but awesome, automated environments. You love data, metrics and iterative improvements and have a passion for building resilient, reliable, autmated and scalable database, web and API infrastructure.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Scaling the ProTenders architecture to support heavy growth while keeping the service fast and reliable
  • Implement monitoring and alerting tools that can keep track of both system-level and business-level performance
  • Expanding our configuration management infrastructure to enable rapid deployment of new services
  • Working with the rest of the engineering team to perform security audits and proactively make recommendations/improvements to keep security tight
  • Contributing improvements back to the open source projects we use


  • Comfortable working in a continuous deployment environment
  • Unix: Ubuntu, CoreOS
  • Cloud Providers: Amazon Web Services,...
  • Databases: PostgreSQL, Redis, MongoDB,...
  • Deployment: Chef, Ansible, Vagrant, Docker, Kubernetes,...
  • Monitoring: Graphite, Nagios, ELK...
  • Bonus Points for Ruby on Rails, Nginx, Capistro a plus.