DevOps Engineer

Job description

About us:

TrueAccord is a category-defining company. We deploy technology, machine learning, and data science to innovate and optimize how debt is collected. Come join our team and disrupt a multi-billion dollar industry that’s been waiting for change.

We are looking for a Dev Ops Engineer to be based out of our San Francisco office. The ideal candidate will have the ability to see and link the pieces of the big picture together across all functions to make our business grow and flourish. He/she will need to hit the ground running, and learn by doing. While we will provide extensive support, there will be pressure to deliver results very quickly after joining the team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an mission driven individual who is interested jump-starting their career by joining a leader in the FinTech industry.

Position Summary:

Under supervision of the CTO, this position is responsible for deploying, automating, maintaining, troubleshooting and improving the systems that keep the backend infrastructure running smoothly. The role requires you to have hands-on technical experience and a can-do approach towards environment automation / management and continuous improvement.

The role will encompass the use of a broad range of AWS technologies, operating systems, and application environments, with an emphasis on the implementation of best practice cloud security principles.

Primary Duties:

  • Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing AWS cloud based production system, to ensure the availability, performance, scalability and security of productions systems.

  • Build, release and configuration management of production systems.

  • System troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains.

  • Suggesting architecture improvements, recommending process improvements.

  • Evaluate new technology options and vendor products.

  • Ensuring critical system security through the use of best in class cloud security solutions.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Cloud: 2+ years’ experience with using a broad range of cloud technologies including kubernetes, AWS ec2/WAF/RDS, and Google Big Query

  • DevOps: Solid experience as a DevOps Engineer in a 24x7 AWS environment, including automation experience with configuration management tools.

  • Scripting Skills: Strong scripting (e.g. Python) and automation skills.

  • Monitoring Tools: Experience with system monitoring tools.

  • Problem Solving: Ability to analyze and resolve complex infrastructure resource and application deployment issues.

Educational Requirements:

B.Sc. in Computer Science or other equivalent technical discipline.