Contra: Senior DevOps Engineer

Headquarters: San Francisco


You will be joining a remote-first team of backend engineers working primarily with Node.js, GraphQL, and PostgreSQL. You will be involved in developing, maintaining and improving the tools, processes and overall infrastructure supporting our software development life cycle. 
This is a highly demanding role at a very fast-growing startup, working in a team of highly-accomplished, yet humble team who deeply care about the mission of the company. If you ever wanted to work on a rocket ship, this is as close as it gets. 🚀

How you’ll add value at Contra

Design, engineer and maintain solutions for high resilient and scalable infrastructure and services
Develop scalable CI/CD pipelines
Maintain monitoring, alerting and reporting tools
Provide on-going operational support
Collaborate with the rest of the team through planning, information sharing and regular communication

You’ll be successful here if you

Carefully plan your work and build for the future
Deliver transparent, honest, and direct feedback to your peers on an early-stage product
Enjoy participating in all parts of the product process, not just coding
Thrive in a remote-first environment
Are fluent in verbal and written English

Our stack

Backend: NodeJS, GraphQL, GraphQL Helix, Redis, PostgreSQL
DevOps: GitHub, ArgoCD, Kubernetes, GCP
Frontend: React, Suspense, & Relay

How Contra can add value for you

Remote-first culture
Health coverage
Well-funded company built to scale
Competitive salary + equity
Generous vacation policy + paid holidays off
Flexible parental leave
Team retreat
No Meeting Wednesdays
Half day every third Friday of the month
A custom slack emoji, just for you

Our interview process

Intro call
Complete a self-assessment form (10-15 minutes)
Technical interview with Backend Lead Engineer (30-45 minutes)
Non-technical (introduction & culture) interview (30-45 minutes)
Technical interview with CTO (30-45 minutes)

To apply:

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