Validity Sr. DevOps Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts
About the Role
Be instrumental in the building of our AWS based cloud operations for our SaaS products with a special focus on data at scale, performance, and resiliency. You'll be crafting unique approaches to solving difficult problems, contribute to the continuous improvement of our engineering practices, building infrastructure as code, in a resilient and replicable manner. You?ll see your ideas come to life as part of a growing, success-driven team. Validity values a highly collaborative, cross-functional, positive culture, and approach to developing products. Craftsmanship and ownership are important to us.
Position Duties and Responsibilities
Help build our next generation platform based with a focus on resiliency, predictability, and scalability.
Automate and autoscale infrastructure so that none of us ever get a page.
Expertly lead a team of application engineers through their DevOps journey.
Become an active participant in the cloud, platform, security, and product roadmap conversations.
Required Experience, Skills, and Education
A passionate engineer who lives and breathes AWS cloud, infrastructure as code, CI/CD, applications at scale.
5+ years of work experience building, loving, and caring for AWS cloud operations in a SaaS context with some combination of the skills below.
Great experience with many AWS products including but not limited to EC2, Route53, S3, RDS, DynamoDB, etc.
Experience implementing infrastructure as code. We predominantly use Terraform, but experience with CloudFormation, Ansible, Puppet, or Chef is also valuable.
Experience with containerized applications. Most of our software runs in Docker.
Experience with a distributed container orchestration platform or the strong desire to immediately obtain significant experience. Most of our software runs on Kubernetes.
Experience with any CI/CD platform and understanding the principles and best practices.
Able to geek out on monitoring, instrumentation, observability with a detective mindset. We use a variety of monitoring tools, but primarily NewRelic, Scalyr, Prometheus, Thanos, and Grafana.
Bonus points for mid-level programming capabilities. We write internal tools and Kubernetes operators in Go.
Preferred Experience, Skills, and Education
Kubernetes or EKS
For over 20 years, tens of thousands of organizations across the world have relied on Validity solutions to target, contact, engage, and retain customers ? using trustworthy data as a key advantage. Validity?s flagship products ? DemandTools, BriteVerify, Return Path, Trust Assessments, and GridBuddy ? are all highly rated, #1 solutions for sales and marketing professionals. These solutions deliver smarter email campaigns, more qualified leads, more productive sales, and ultimately faster growth.
Validity is a truly unique company - massive revenue growth, top-tier investors, 5-star product ratings, proven ability to acquire and integrate top tech companies and welcome them into the Validity family, winning culture, and a work environment that fosters hard work, trust, and fun.
Headquartered in Boston, Validity has offices in Tampa, Denver, Indianapolis, London, and Sydney. For more information, visit connect with us on LinkedIn, Instagram, and Twitter.
Validity is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, parental or pregnancy status, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or veteran status.