Senior DevOps Engineer

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DevOps Engineer

We are looking for a talented DevOps Engineer to jump right in and be a part our DevOps team. We are a dynamic small team that works very closely with engineering to manage a number of projects including performance, security, configuration and database administration.

Our app has incredible spikes in demand when high-stakes assessments are starting so one of the fun challenges you’ll work on is helping us seamlessly scale during these unpredictable periods of heavy traffic.


Job responsibilities

As a DevOps Engineer your responsibilities will be to:

  • build and improve platform services including web application hosting, databases, and networking
  • automate the provisioning, configuration, scaling, and monitoring of our platform
  • manage vendors and integrations used to deliver Inspera Assessment services
  • participate in 24/7 on-call rotation
  • promote knowledge sharing and DevOps culture across our entire engineering department

Job requirements

We are searching for applicants with:

  • experience running a large-scale mobile and web operation
  • experience with configuration management tools such as Chef/ Puppet, CloudFormation or TeamCity
  • strong Linux skills
  • strong Java skills
  • experience working with REST APIs
  • experience with cloud platforms, preferably AWS, Oracle RDS, NoSQL databases and caching layers
  • hands-on knowledge of high-availability approaches such as load balancing, failover, clustering and disaster recovery
  • familiarity with performance and security best practices
  • passion, drive, energy, a sense of humor and a great attitude!