Senior DevOps Engineer @ BitMEX

BitMEX · Sep 3rd 2017

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As head of BitMEX DevOps, you will be responsible for our cloud-based architecture, system hardening, durable automation, network security monitoring, and planning and leading change management in a 24×7 environment with a global presence. BitMEX’s growth is exploding and our commitment to be best-in-class for performance and uptime demands active and effective DevOps leadership.


  • Maintain BitMEX strict uptime and performance standards
  • Develop and manage a modern Kubernetes-based container environment on AWS
  • Stay abreast of and actively manage security concerns at the OS, container, and application levels.
  • Manage BitMEX’s security exposure, mitigation, and audit
  • Work with other engineering disciplines to accommodate efficient and robust deployment, configuration, and monitoring flows


  • Production experience with Kubernetes
  • Significant production experience with AWS
  • 5+ years experience managing high-volume unix-based environments

Careers at BitMEX

BitMEX is the leader in the Bitcoin/USD market and is rapidly expanding. As one of the fastest-growing companies in the Cryptocurrency and Fintech space, we provide a unique, trading-focused experience to digital currency markets. We’re a finance-first company, building upon the technologies and best practices used in today’s fast-moving derivatives markets.

We are hiring motivated self-starters to work on challenging problem sets. BitMEX serves tens of thousands of demanding customers transacting billions of USD per week.

If you are the type of person who likes brain-bending challenges, new technologies, varied teams, and fast programs, you could be right for BitMEX.

All positions offer ample vacation time, company work-abroad trips, and competitive salaries. Revenue shares in BitMEX are available for the right candidates.


BitMEX offices are located in Hong Kong and San Francisco. Limited development positions are open in Milwaukee and Chicago.

Remote placement is an option for the right candidate, but we require on-site placement during your beginning months and for 1-2 weeks on a quarterly basis.

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