Dev/Ops Developer

Surefire Local - Tysons Corner, VA (30+ days ago)

Surefire Local is a SaaS technology and services company, that connects national brands with their networks of franchises, dealers or contractors to drive marketing campaigns and new customer acquisition at the local level. Located just outside of Washington DC, we have been on the Inc 500 or Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Companies for the last 3 years - and are on track for continued high growth.

We are looking for a strong Dev/Ops Developer who will help us enhance and extend our system operations capabilities. Join our System Operations team supporting multiple SAAS products and hundreds of web sites.

The Dev/Ops Developer will work in an Agile environment supporting multiple projects in the Systems Operations department. You will be working on code development, testing, deployment, and support. You will also be responsible for developing and improving the tools, automation, resolving bugs, monitoring and maintaining dev/test/production environments.

Major technologies you will be working with include: PHP, Ansible, Nginx, Apache, MySQL, Redis, Squid, and multiple AWS services.


  • LAMP Stack developer with solid understanding of web technologies
  • 2+ CSS, JavaScript, and PHP
  • 2+ experience in SQL queries utilizing MySQL
  • Software repo using Git
  • Experience building responsive web application
  • Experience developing Wordpress themes or plugins
  • Willing to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field or equivalent work experience.

Additional experience highly considered:

  • Linux administration (any distribution (we use Fedora base systems)
  • Web server tuning and optimization
  • Solid understanding of Networking technologies and common protocols (TLS, UDP, TCP/IP, DNS, Firewall)
  • Shell scripting (bash/sh, sed, awk)
  • Ansible (or equivalent configuration management)
  • Administering / managing Relational Database Management Systems
  • AWS cloud administration experience
  • SaaS operations
  • Background in software security

Job Type: Full-time


  • MySQL: 2 years (Required)
  • Wordpress: 1 year (Required)
  • GIT: 1 year (Required)
  • LAMP: 2 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Tysons Corner, VA (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)