DevOps Engineer

Location: Remote

About our team

We are a team of seasoned software and fintech professionals who’ve come together to solve a big problem we have experienced first hand. We bet you have experienced it too. We value diversity of thought, principled thinking and can-do attitudes that keep up the pace needed to succeed in our market. We’re making a bold bet – and there is no better time than now to get on with it.

We are looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer to join the Zenda Engineering team. The ideal candidate will be a highly skilled engineer who is passionate about using technology to solve healthcare-related fintech problems. You will be working alongside experienced team members to help launch new products.

What you’ll do
  • Develop and maintain multi-tier applications and services on AWS infrastructure
  • Work with various stakeholders to implement security and resiliency objectives on AWS infrastructure
  • Run tests to ensure services meet our performance and capacity expectations
  • Design procedures for system monitoring, maintenance and rollback
  • Use scripting methodologies to solve a problem with a custom workflow
  • Collaborate across teams on priorities, deadlines, and deliverables
  • Develop and implement a multi-AZ based high-availability architecture on AWS
What you’ll bring
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience as a DevOps engineer or in a similar software engineering role
  • Experience of managing and maintaining secure cloud services on AWS infrastructure (preferably using AWS CDK)
  • Experience of administering and configuring CI/CD processes/pipelines using tools such as Git, Jira, Terraform, CloudFormation or Jenkins
  • Understanding of the configuration and security setup needed for infrastructure components like container orchestration services (Kubernetes or AWS EKS), messaging brokers (Kafka, Kinesis), Lambda services and databases (SQL and NoSQL)
  • Hands-on experience of writing code in Ruby, Python, Javascript or Go
  • Working knowledge of databases and SQL
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
What you’ll get
  • Competitive salary and equity for all full time employees
  • Flexible PTO
  • Generous allowances for home-office setup
  • Health insurance (of course!)
Please Mention These in Your Application
  • Links to online profile (GitHub, Gitlab, etc)
  • Work history (LinkedIn or Blog URL)

Zenda is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or Veteran status.