DevOps Engineer

  • Location:

    Austin, Texas

  • Sector:

    IT & Technical Sales

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  • Salary:

    US$160000 - US$180000 per annum

  • Contact:

    brikena gjota

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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DevOps Engineer - Austin or remote - Fast-paced eCommerce start-up - highly distributed teams - generous equity available - AWS or Polyglot - Up to $180,000

Oscar Tech is looking for a DevOps Engineer who will be responsible for building out this start-ups DevOps platform from scratch! This start-up has had a lot of hustles since they launched 16 months ago and having already profited 9 mil last year, they have grown a lot through acquisitions, it's now time to bring all tech into line and this starts with you!

As a highly distributed business, they already have teams in Austin, Europe, and Malaysia. You'll have ownership of scaling their cloud tech globally, both onshore and offshore. Like to travel? There could be opportunities to do so here too! Ideally this position will fall within the Austin team, so you may be meeting once a month for architectural summits.

The Qualities

  • AWS experience
  • Significant SaaS experience
  • DevOps experience
  • Experience in an Agile environment, ideally working in short (2-3 week) sprints with typical Agile ceremonies (stand-ups, estimation, retrospectives)
  • An understanding of the role of peer review and QA in professional software development
  • Ability to take feedback and make revisions in a fast-paced environment
  • Confident as an engineer but eager to learn and improve
  • Comfortable speaking up. You don't keep silent and complain later.
  • Team player who is willing to jump in and bring fresh perspectives
  • Driven and self-motivated
  • Highly communicative and collaborative

Technical Skills

  • AWS
  • Terraform
  • Kubernetes
  • Docker
  • Linux
  • Ansible
  • Automation
  • Programming / scripting experience in Python, Go or similar

The Company

This company is a leading suite of software-as-a-service (SaaS) products that support ecommerce businesses. They have a strong pipeline, tons of opportunity, and huge goals for what they will become in 2022 and beyond. If you're interested in joining a rapidly growing start-up with a diverse work atmosphere, this company is the place for you! They are a group of knowledgeable, high-achieving, experienced, and fun professionals who love to win and know how to get things done.

This not only offer an amazing opportunity regarding their growth and equity piece, but a great culture, and are let by a CEO, CRO and CPO who all have had previous successful exits. They just raised series A, with B already lined up for next year. You will have 20 days PTO plus banks, however if you get your job done, this is more like unlimited. There is a pension scheme and much more!

DevOps Engineer - Austin or remote - Fast-paced eCommerce start-up - highly distributed teams - generous equity available - AWS or Polyglot - Up to $180,000

Oscar Associates Limited (US) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.