Sr. DevOps Engineer (AWS)

Job ID: 2746

Reason this role is for you:

As an Application Engineer for the Cloud Platform, you will drive developer productivity up while driving resource waste down. Your job is to ensure the applications and infrastructure are performant and executing to match our customer’s expectations. 

You will design, build, and maintain the tooling that supports our internal operations and engineering efforts, enabling your team and peers to succeed in everything from testing to deployments. You will learn how the payment products applications and infrastructure ecosystem fits together, how it works, how it fails, and make it better!

Additionally, you should care deeply about how your platform supports both your fellow engineers, our client providers, and their end users. This means understanding and improving performance considerations, financial flow integrity, user impact, and how your peers will interact with our systems and tooling.

Your experience should include having built and – equally important — maintained systems with a hard reliability requirement. You should have a knack for understanding how systems scale, how they fail, and how to improve them.

Role Expectations:

  • Builds scripts, applications, and libraries to support the team and organization in:
    • reliability
    • availability
    • observability
    • system performance
  • Automates high availability, resiliency, and disaster recovery
    • Design, build, and maintain the tools that ensure availability and reliability
    • Support development teams as needed with deployments, testing, and integration
    • Lead technical planning sessions, engineering code reviews, and DB migrations.
    • Utilize enterprise and opensource tools/software to support deployments and maintain uptime
    • Define / educate team on new technologies and/or standards that are introduced to the engineering team
    • Build, test, and support new features/bug fixes in both new and existing applications and toling
    • Find the path forward for support tools and infrastructure decisions
    • Experience leading and working in Kanban or agile frameworks
    • A firm ability to help a team of fellow engineers increase their velocity and throughput.

Required Skills:

  • 4+ years experience in one or more of the following roles:
    • Software Development
    • DevOps
    • Site Reliability Engineering
  • Able to propose and design technical solutions to problems facing the team
  • Deep understanding of Linux systems
  • Intimate knowledge of cloud-based infrastructure ecosystems such as AWS and/or Google Cloud (AWS preferred)
  • Experienced in infrastructure as code (terraform preferred)
  • Development experience in php, python or go
  • Strong grasp of MySQL queries, replication, configuration, etc.
  • Understanding of monitoring and alerting for modern containerized web applications
  • Experience with Kubernetes for container scheduling and orchestration


  • Annual bonus
  • 401K match (50% of your contribution up to 8%)
  • Educational Assistance Program
  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • PTO + 14 Paid Holidays + 1 Floating Holiday


Please Note: You must be a US citizen or eligible to work in the United States for this position.

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