ABOUT THE POSITION
Gridspace creates software to understand conversational speech and language. We process over two millenia of conversations per year for call centers, banking, and investment firms. We are a small AI startup leading the way in analyzing long-form, human-to-human conversation speech data. We operate one of the largest Kubernetes clusters in the world, and have a small team of technical leaders in fields as diverse as emotion analysis, speech synthesis, autonomous dialog systems, and massively scaled signal processing.
We are looking for a Snior DevOps Lead Engineer to provide technical expertise and leadership in our small and rapidly growing team.
Experience with cloud deployments, robust microservices, scaled media systems, Terraform, GCP/AWS, CI/CD, PCI DSS, and general full stack development are among the skills that we're looking for.
If you have an interest in working on a small and very technical team leading the way in a bleeding edge field of distributed computing and language understanding, reach out to us now!
Gridspace is a speech software company out of SRI, the lab behind Siri. Its software processes millions of spoken interactions for some of the world's most respected businesses. From contact centers to trading desks to voice networks, enterprise operators use Gridspace to capture, understand and handle all their mission-critical voice communications. Gridspace's real-time, accurate and massively scaleable speech processing technology has been recognized by NIPS, NoJitter, HBR, Forbes and the BBC. Gartner named it a "Cool Vendor" and Forrester covered Gridspace its latest NLU briefing.
The team behind Gridspace has built cutting edge speech recognition systems, put the Curiosity rover on Mars, built systems for Google, launched cloud video game platforms and created payment technology companies. Gridspace is backed by Santander, Bloomberg, USAA, Wells Fargo and the former COO of Facebook. The company is hiring for its offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco and offers a challenging mission, competitive compensation, and a high-quality working environment.
Gridspace builds technology to analyze and understand conversational speech. Our enterprise software is used to help companies understand business communication, from external contact center calls to internal meetings. A leader in applying advances in machine learning and artificial intelligence to long-form human-to-human conversations, Gridspace works with companies ranging from Fortune 500 banks to large call centers to understand their business conversations. The founding team is comprised of Stanford alumni with backgrounds in ecommerce, instrumentation, artificial intelligence, distributed computing, and infrastructure products. Collectively, our Gridspace members have built cutting edge speech recognition systems, created and successfully sold several tech companies, and helped put the Curiosity rover on Mars. We invite you to learn more about Gridspace at www.gridspace.com.
- 4+ years of experience
- Experience with large-scale production systems
- Ability to deliver in startup environment
- Linux Systems Administration
- Recent mastery of Kubernetes, Docker, and Helm
- Deployment on major Cloud Hosting Providers
- Continuous Integration and Deployment
- Security and compliance experience
- Logging and monitoring
- MySQL management, scaling, and replication
- Experience with some scripting languages (python, shell, perl, ruby)
- Familiarity with Elasticsearch, rabbitmq, nginx, redis, and other common backend applications