Jr. DevOps Engineer

Description:

We are looking for an experienced Developer or DevOps engineer who can understand end-user needs and platforms, lead the development of a complete automation solutions, and help clients understand the implementation approach and trade-offs.

This role will work directly with an Oxalis Product Director and would be perfect for someone interested in working on a flagship software product that is rolling out to market.

Responsibilities:

  • Detail oriented, process oriented, methodical work processes.
  • Generalist, rapid new tech ramp.
  • Strong Linux ability.
  • Basic understanding of data bases, particularly postgresql.
  • Experience managing production environments (2+ years).
  • We need someone who has been in the trenches and seen some things, gotten burned, made mistakes…
  • Basic Amazon Web Services & Cloud formation.
  • Experience with scripting/coding.
  • Looking to expand our capability to grow into the ‘development’ part of ‘devops’.
  • Our immediate need is purely operations.
  • Immediate responsibilities:
    • ownership of production environments.
    • participation in mammoth infrastructure activities.
    • Dashboard / alert development.
    • Playbook work.
    • 6 month Growth:
    • Author ‘Infrastructure as code’ scripts/DSLs.
    • On-call scheduling and escalation point.

Requirements:

  • Strong written and spoken English skills.
  • 5+ years of software development experience.
  • Experience working with non-technical users/customers.
  • Ability to work on site at our location in Portland, OR.
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Must be a US citizen.

Compensation:

This is a full time salaried position compensated to market. Benefits package includes, but is not limited to, a strong Health, Dental, Vision plan and 401k.

The right candidate will have the opportunity to work remotely if necessary.