Senior CI/CD Automation Engineer

  • Symphony
  • Palo Alto, CA, USA
  • Sep 07, 2018
Full time JAVA SCRUM

Job Description

At Symphony, we’re on a mission to help people communicate, collaborate and enjoy their work.  Our secure messaging and meetings platform is changing the way people do business in information sensitive industries.  Our customers are fast-paced, and rely on Symphony to keep up.

We are seeking a passionate and experienced CI / CD Automation Engineer to join the Symphony engineering group to enhance and optimize the current continuous integration and deployment infrastructure & you will create and maintain tools and frameworks that will help  build, deploy, configure and test Symphony releases in a consistent, repeatable and scalable fashion. You will own and operate tools that support multiple clouds and those which will directly impact and improve developer productivity.

If you are a Software Engineer with 5 or more years of professional experience,  you have experience with AWS, CI / CD, Git, and scripting (Python, Bash), and your first instinct is to automate and measure results, we should talk!


  • Design, build and maintain the tools and frameworks for deploying software across various environments in a repeatable and automatic fashion
  • Enhance and maintain tools that will help increase developer productivity across the company
  • Develop scalable solutions to support the fast growing developer and QA team within the company
  • Create dashboards that displays relevant metrics to audiences ranging from developers to executive team
  • Able to lead a team to define, design and execute on frameworks to help the QA, performance and release teams
  • Contribute to Symphony’s ongoing functional, regression, performance and resiliency testing efforts
  • Develop innovative solutions for quality engineering, data analysis and highly generic automation frameworks to promote Quality as a Service


  • BS in Computer Science and 5+ years’ experience in software development, including CI/CD Automation for an Enterprise SaaS Product
  • Proven experience building solutions from scratch that helped improve/optimize release processes and/or developer productivity
  • Experience in designing, building and supporting automation frameworks for Java and Node applications in a multi-cloud, multi-region environment
  • Strong scripting experience in Bash and Python
  • Hands-on experience in Unix/Linux environments
  • Prior experience in a fast-paced, dynamic and highly collaborative global environments
  • Experience with GitHub or similar source code management tools
  • Advanced knowledge of build and deploy automation tools like Jenkins and 
  • Hands-on experience with public cloud platforms; AWS or Google Cloud
  • Strong problem solving skills and good understanding of the best practices for building, testing , deploying and monitoring software
  • Agile/Scrum supporting Cloud products
  • Experience with deploying microservices preferred


Symphony transforms the way users communicate effectively and securely with a single workflow application. Forging a new path in the industry, Symphony is designed to help individuals, teams and organizations of all sizes improve productivity, while meeting complex data security and regulatory compliance needs. Symphony was founded in October 2014 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, with offices in New York, Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, Stockholm, Sophia-Antipolis and London.
Symphony has raised roughly $300 million from the world’s largest financial institutions and recognized investors such as Bank of America - Merrill Lynch, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Citibank, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase, BlackRock, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, HSBC, Wells Fargo, UBS, Société Générale as well as Google.

We’re looking for top-notch talent to join our team to help us change the way the world communicates. If you have the skills and savvy to work with a world-class team and an appetite for game-changing disruption, we want to hear from you! 


  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • 401(K) plan
  • Life and AD&D coverage
  • Short-term and long-term disability coverage
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account benefits
  • Unlimited vacation and sick time
  • Fully stocked kitchen and catered or reimbursed lunches
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Many other fun and exciting benefits and activities!


  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus Plan
  • Equity 

*Benefits and Perks vary based on location.

Symphony reserves the right of ownership for all unsolicited resumes submitted for this requisition and is not responsible for any fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Symphony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Symphony participates in E-Verify. 

Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the completion of an I-9 form and submission of the appropriate documents for identity and work authorization.