Technical Director - DevOps

| Santa Monica

ABOUT MOMENTFEED

MomentFeed is a digital marketing SaaS platform that connects brands and consumers at the local level. The platform empowers major brands including Starbucks, Sephora, and Red Lobster to capture local audiences, engage with consumers in authentic and locally relevant ways, and measure campaign performance down to the point of sale.

You will be an integral part of a rapidly growing, cutting-edge technology company with VC backing and huge growth potential. We believe in taking risks and that revolutionary ideas can come from anywhere and anyone.

THE ROLE 

As the Technical Director - DevOps, you will be an integral part of the team responsible for building and enhancing the MomentFeed application suite. This is a hands-on role with supervisory responsibility over a small team of engineers.

We are a tight knit group, but you must also be comfortable working across teams and business units. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Collaborate with our engineering team to detect and resolve infrastructure problems and enhance performance
  • Create CICD pipelines using Jenkins and CodePipeline
  • Write Dockerfiles for micro-services
  • Code automations to manage our multi-region infrastructure
  • Troubleshoot authentication issues, network connectivity, database replication, etc
  • Participating in an on-call rotation
  • Develop proactive monitoring and respond to alerts
  • Help document devops workflows 
  • Forecast and plan for the infrastructure needs of a fast-growing SaaS company and finding ways to improve the efficiency
  • Maintain highly available and redundant web and backend systems

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience 
  • Prior experience leading and mentoring a team of DevOps Engineers
  • Expert understanding of the Linux operating system
  • Proficient in Python and shell scripting
  • Minimum of 2-year experience in AWS administration
  • Experience with Docker
  • Experience working with automated server configuration and deployment tools
  • Enthusiasm to learn and support teammates
  • Commitment to security and best practices
  • Familiarity with source control systems such as GIT
  • Familiarity with REST APIs
  • Basic understanding of VPC, Load Balancer, and security groups

BONUS POINTS

  • Terraform
  • SaltStack
  • Kubernetes
  • RabbitMQ
  • SQS
  • Nginx, HAProxy
  • New Relic
  • GrayLog
  • MongoDB or other No SQL database experience
  • Postgres or other relational database experience

COMPENSATION/NOTABLE PERKS

  • Salary: competitive
  • Health Benefits: comprehensive coverage (medical, dental, vision)
  • Flexible Time Off 
  • MacBook Air/Pro laptop given to every employee on first day
  • Referral Bonus Program
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PHPLanguages
    • jQuery UILibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • MongoDBDatabases

Location

Around the corner from Santa Monica Pier, we're walking distance from 3rd Street Promenade and directly in front of a Metro Expo Line station.

What are MomentFeed Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

Casual, Open Office Environment. A Macbook and stock options for everyone. Company sponsored wellness and Yoga. Employees who live and breathe the company values - Authenticity, Excellence, Innovation, and Partnership.

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