Senior Web Operations Engineer

LearnZillion · Feb 14th 2020

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Overview Help us change education for the better! Nearly two million teachers and millions of students in the U.S. use LearnZillion.

Our fast-growing education technology company is looking for a web operations engineer to help us create essential tools for teachers, parents, and students. You will play a key role in building LearnZillion’s technology platform and shaping its future. You will work closely with operation and software engineers to host our world-class web application.

You should be technically skilled, focused, and creative.

Our Technology Stack

  • Amazon Web Services
  • Route53
  • ELB
  • EC2
  • RDS Postgres
  • Elasticsearch
  • Elasticache (Redis)
  • S3
  • CloudWatch
  • Terraform
  • SaltStack
  • Docker (development)
  • Nginx
  • Unicorn
  • Sidekiq
  • GitHub, Code Climate, Circle CI, automated QA test suite
  • Ruby on Rails, Webpack, node, yarn

Key Responsibilities

  • Architect, configure, and maintain production, staging, and development environments
  • Develop automation and tooling for configuration, deployment, monitoring, backup/recovery, etc.
  • Measure, analyze, and monitor the infrastructure for availability and performance
  • Design and implement processes to maintain overall system security
  • Qualifications
  • 3+ years of solid Linux systems engineering, administration, and automation on Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Knowledge and experience in deploying web applications, preferably Ruby on Rails
  • Intrinsically-motivated individual who loves to ship quality infrastructure often

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