DevOps Engineer

Location: Seattle, WA

Department: TechOps

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

About this position with Moz

In this position, the ideal candidate will help us modernize our infrastructure and deployment stack.  The qualified candidate will programmatically manage infrastructures in both our public and private clouds. DevOps will work with the TechOps, Engineering and QA teams to create and set standards for build and config management, monitoring in addition to building and maintaining stage and test environments code to staging and production.

Because we work on the bleeding edge of a lot of technologies, we look for individuals that problem solve creatively, learn quickly and work productively both independently and collaboratively.

Responsibilities / Requirements

  • Set the standards for build processes and configuration management
  • Application monitoring from the frontend through the backend
  • Build test and stage environments in collaboration with the QA team
  • Well versed in Ubuntu or other Linux flavors
  • Proficient in high level script languages like Ruby or Python, as well as Linux script environments like bash.
  • A desire to automate everything!
  • Experience with a myriad of open source monitoring tools such as Nagios, Zabbix and Cacti to name a few
  • A desire to squeeze out as much performance as possible
  • Experience with high availability infrastructure designs in a high SLA environment
  • Accurately document operational processes.
  • Experience with distributed and large-scale software systems
  • BS/BA/MS+ in Computer Science (or a great reason for not having one, and believe us, there are plenty)
  • 5+ years of relevant industry experience

Bonus skills

  • Database experience (MySQL, Riak, MongDB, Cassandra, Redis)
  • Previous experience with Cisco UCS and F5
  • In depth understanding of the network layer - routers, switches, firewalls and load balancing

About Moz

We build analytics software that gives our users the technical edge towards better marketing on the web. Behind the tool is a sea of Mozzers with a wide array of personalities, experiences, and expertise. We’re a startup with the ability to turn a profit, backed by a passionate community of followers, and with an exciting and hopefully VERY lucrative road ahead.

We’ve worked hard and deliberately to build a cultural roadmap. It’s not just about ping pong games and company parties (though we have those too!)— Learn more about it below before you apply:

Sneak peek at the goodies

  • Competitive salary, 401K, stock options
  • 21 days off plus 3000 per year towards your vacation!!!
  • Home internet and transportation subsidies
  • And so much more (feel free to grill us about the rest in the interview!)



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