DevOps Engineer - Productivity Tools

DevOps Engineer - Productivity Tools

Remote/Telecommute JobREMOTE / Toronto, Ontario, Canada  - Permanent
This job allows you to work remotely 

Job Description

DevOps Engineer - Productivity Tools

Our client knows that large marketplaces like Amazon have trained us to expect products delivered to our doorsteps within 1-2 days at no extra cost.

As a result, millions of sellers on other marketplaces are falling behind, unable to cost effectively deliver products to their customers. Our client's mission is to transform the $8-12T fragmented and outdated logistics industry and build an intelligent, asset-lite network that enables any online seller to offer fast affordable fulfillment.

How you'll make an impact:

The DevOps Engineer - Productivity Tools is critical to the success of our mission. This is an opportunity to build out a new DevOps team within the organization! Here is a true greenfield opportunity, with tons of room for growth!
The Team:

Our client is different — they are an eclectic group of violinists, economists, ex-consultants, journalists, and more. What unites them together is this factor: a bias for action, curiosity, and entrepreneurial ownership. They're looking for intelligent,
driven, and passionate people to help make their vision a reality.

They’re based in the heart of San Francisco and building teams around the globe — backed by leading Silicon Valley venture capital firms.

If you are excited about joining a people-first company that is driven to power the future of online retail, — we're
looking for you. Are you ready?

What you'll do:

- Work with existing engineering teams to develop a DevOps practice and set of productivity tools for the organization
- Implement best practices, and shape the way our software is developed and deployed
- Reinvent fulfillment by designing, developing, testing, deploying, maintaining
and improving pragmatic software.
- Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.
- Be a full business owner: shape the foundation of the product and business
that you work on.
-Actively learn new language, techniques, and methodologies.
- Contribute actively to code reviews and design review

The Stack:

DynamoDB for integration services.
SQS for queuing
Running on AWS.

Must Have Skills:

What we’re looking for:
- BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent
practical experience.
- 4 + years of experience in a related role.
- Someone who follows TDD or in general likes to write tests.
- Experience shipping production code with full instrumentation: deployment,
logging, and monitoring, and documentation.
- Experience processing large amount of data.
- Experience with building and evolving REST APIs.
- Experience building productivity tools, ideally in a startup environment.
- Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English.
- Strong familiarity with container based deployments and orchestration tools.
- Expertise with Cloud Platforms and related tooling: AWS, Terraform, Jenkins,
- Strong intuition around system design, robustness, and scalability.
- Insatiable Curiosity, Undying Passion and Ownership to take on hard real world
- Extensive Typescript, Javascript, Java, or Python experience.
- Must be based in North America.

Nice to Have Skills:

- Master’s, PhD degree, further education or experience in engineering, computer science or other technical related field.
- Prior experience in Supply Chain, Fulfillment, Logistics, Shipping and Warehouse technologies.
- Machine learning, operations research and optimization, developing large software systems, logistics & fulfillment industry, pricing algorithms, shipping technology.
- Rich github or hackathon accolades or other ways you can show that you love
to code.

Special Perks:

Fitness Benefits!
Catered Meals!
Commuter Benefits!
100% remote or relocation assistance to Toronto, Chicago or SF (post Covid pending eligibility)


Starting: ASAP

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