Senior DevOps Engineer

We're looking for a full-time Senior DevOps Engineer to help us build the next generation of educational technology here at Nectir. This position is remote and based out of Los Angeles.

Senior DevOps Engineer

Job Brief

As a Senior DevOps Engineer at Nectir, you will have the opportunity to design and build new features that will be used by tens of thousands of students, teachers, and staff around the world. You will join a small and hard working team of problem solvers who are dedicated to improving education. A variety of challenges lie ahead; from optimizing our networking infrastructure to handle realtime messaging, video, and voice chat to scaling to 100k monthly active users. If you are someone who learns by doing and is looking for the chance to use technology for good, this is the chance to do it.

Projects you may be involved with

  • Automate development and deployment workflows
  • Implementing infrastructure-as-code for all infrastructure
  • Help manage and improve our Kubernetes infrastructure
  • Optimize database performance and availability
  • Scale overall infrastructure to be able to handle 1,000 schools
  • Research and introduce new technologies and strategies to reduce latency and increase application speed

Skills + Experience

  • 6+ years of working full-time as a DevOps engineer
  • Demonstrated contributions to the reliability of web services at scale
  • Broad familiarity with most or all of the technologies comprising our stack, as well as deep expertise in at least one

Our Stack

  • Application: JavaScript, TypeScript, React, React Native, Meteor/Node
  • Infrastructure: GCP, MongoDB Atlas, Cloudflare, Terraform, Github Actions