DevOps Engineer ($140-155k/year)

Our client’s platform tracks the daily performance of over 10 million Airbnb and Vrbo properties across 120,000 global markets. They collect data from over a million partner properties. This marriage of scraped and source data, enhanced by proprietary algorithms, makes solutions the most accurate and comprehensive in the world. 


They’re firm believers that data isn’t the destination; it’s the starting point. The launchpad. The bedrock for any future-forward business.


The Role

Our client is looking for a Senior Engineer to join their Platform team to drive growth by designing, maintaining, and improving our platform and processes. The ideal person for this role is driven to design robust, scalable, secure infrastructure, while helping their teams work more effectively.


Location: Hybrid office in downtown Denver (15th & Blake)

Terms: Direct Hire

Salary: $145-155,000/year

What you’ll get to do:

·      Maintain and improve our platform infrastructure, running on AWS and Kubernetes.

·      Support the engineering teams with tooling, processes, and training designed to make everyone’s jobs easier

·      Maintain and champion good documentation

·      Be passionate about observability best practices

·      Automate whenever possible

·      Consider security with every decision

·      Diagnose and troubleshoot problems in a distributed microservice environment

·      Be comfortable with cross-functional, cross-team work

·      Evaluate new technology

·      Be cost-conscious and look for areas to optimize spend

What you’ll need to be successful:

·      4+ years of experience in a technical operations capacity

·      Strong familiarity with Amazon Web Services, multi-account experience preferred

·      Expertise using Docker and Kubernetes

·      Experience with git and CI/CD pipelines

·      Solid understanding of TCP/IP networking

·      Understanding of information security practices

·      Expertise with Linux (prefer Ubuntu, Alpine, and/or Amazon Linux)

·      Experience with observability tools such as prometheus, elasticsearch, datadog

·      Understanding of DevOps practices

Tech stack:

·      Gitlab pipelines

·      ArgoCD

·      ELK stack or similar logging platforms

·      Ansible or other configuration management tools

·      Cloudformation or other IaC tools

·      JSON/YAML

·      OpenVPN

·      Apache Airflow

·      Databases (postgres preferred)

·      Spark

·      Cloudflare

·      Atlassian tools such as Jira, Confluence, StatusPage

·      Programming experience in Python or other scripting languages

·      Experience with performance optimization of distributed microservices

Benefits include:

·      Medical, dental, and vision packages to meet your needs

·      Unlimited vacation policy; take time when you need it

·      Fully remote available for this position

·      Quarterly team outings 

·      401K option 

·      Continuing education stipend

·      Daily in-office lunch

·      We have a great office located just three blocks away from Union Station in the heart of Denver’s historic LoDo neighborhood–high ceilings, exposed brick, a fully stocked kitchen (snacks, espresso, etc.), and plenty of meeting rooms and brainstorming nooks

·      Commuter/RTD benefit

·      12 weeks of paid parental leave

·      New MacBooks for employees

·      Pet-friendly!