DevOps Engineer

  • Metromile
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Jul 13, 2018
Full time Developer

Job Description

About us

Metromile is a start-up that is disrupting the $220 billion car insurance market by offering an entirely new model where the monthly bill is based on miles driven, paired with a smart driving app. Our product marries engineering and data science to deliver mobile technology, automotive telematics, and data-driven applications to make a car's data accessible and useful to modern drivers, including street sweeping alerts, trip stats, decoded check-engine lights, and car location. We aim to make car ownership as simple and affordable as it can be. 

You could think of us as the David to the auto insurance industry's Goliath. Buckle up and get ready to drive with Metromile.
 
Metromile has been named on Glassdoor's Best Place to Work in their 2018 Employees' Choice Awards list for the second year in a row!
 

About the role

As a DevOps Engineer at Metromile you will help keep the engines running at top efficiency. Our stack of Linux, Java, Nginx serve all the requests all the time in millisecond response time. You will strive to make our batch jobs finish before they start. Our developers will love you for giving them the tools to deploy new microservice projects every other week at the touch of a button.

About you

  • 2+ Years using Linux/Ubuntu/Debian/RedHat.
  • Strong knowledge with AWS and some of their 3 letter services.
  • Experience with Docker and container orchestration.
  • Experience with major configuration management tools like Salt, Ansible, Puppet or CFEngine.
  • Experience with scripting languages like Python, Bash or Perl.
  • Experience standing up and administering monitoring and metrics tools like Nagios, Sensu, Graphite, etc.
  • Experience with continuous integration servers like Jenkins.
  • Experience with Mysql, Postgres, DynamoDB and interests in Aurora.
  • Familiarity with Linux internals.
  • BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science, Statistics or Math, or equivalent work experience.
  • A passion for learning new things.

What’s in it for you

  • Competitive salary plus equity
  • Benefits (health, dental, vision)
  • Transportation and gym benefits
  • Catered lunches and a fully stocked kitchen
  • In office happy hour every Friday
  • Monthly social events (trivia nights, skeeball, ropes course, etc)
  • Mac equipment and ergonomic work station, customized to your specs