Sr DevOps Engineer

goPuff - Philadelphia, PA (22 days ago)2.6

We are seeking a DevOps champion who will lead our dev team in automating everything. This is not a role for someone who just wants to do ‘DevOps’, this is a unique role to help make devops a part of our culture. Our Development team is creates and operates software in order to provide a world class customer experience. Your primary responsibility will be to continually improve the SDLC and help educate full stack developers around best practices and emerging techniques. You will also help collect and analyze metrics to ensure that we understand how our systems performances is impacting our customers and users. A commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and quality product is essential.


  • Adhere to an agile methodology
  • Implement and improve continuous integration systems
  • Implement automated unit and integration tests runner
  • Strive towards continuous deployment
  • Translate lazy developer behaviors into self driving automations
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code
  • Code maintainability and clarity is desired over performance
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to mitigate and address these issues
  • Operationally support the system for correctness of the business

  • Production Experience using Javascript and node
  • Experience with C# or Java is helpful
  • Experience deploying on unix in a production setting
  • Experience building and maintaining meaningful Continuous Integration systems
  • Familiarity with Microsoft SQL Server, Postgres and/or Oracle
  • Production Experience with Jenkins, Teamcity, or Codepipeline
  • Production Experience with mocha, jUnit, tox or similar
  • Production experience with either Azure or AWS
  • Familiar with AWS, specifically SQS and Lambdas
  • Familiar with AWS SDK and cli.
  • Understanding of the devops ecosystem and best practices
  • Familiar with functional programming concepts
  • Familiar with various design and architectural patterns
  • Knowledge of concurrency patterns
  • Understanding of fundamental design principles for building a scalable application
  • Experience implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, Git and Github preferred
  • 7 years as a professional software developer or sysadmin, 2 in devops
  • Able to explain what DevOps means in less than 3 minutes