DevOps Engineer



Software Engineering
United States · Remote
Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024

See yourself at Dataminr

As a Site Reliability Engineer, you will ensure the high-quality delivery of our software with a rapidly growing team, by building the frameworks and tools needed by software engineers and data scientists to thoroughly validate, deploy, and monitor their code. In this role, you will be a champion for best practices and a quality mentor to the rest of the engineering organization.This US-based role can be remote or based out of our New York City office.

At Dataminr, we are creating a team of talented builders, creators and visionaries to have a real-world impact on how organizations respond to fast-emerging events as they unfold. We are over 600 talented individuals, spanning seven global offices, united by our passion to use AI for the greater good and be agents of positive change in our company and in our communities.

We offer a competitive benefits package aimed at keeping you healthy and happy:

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance plan options for employees, domestic partners and their dependents

  • Generous PTO, flexible sick days and remote working options

  • Paid parental leave and family forming benefits

  • Mental health benefits and support

  • Company equity (RSUs)

At Dataminr, we serve a global community made up of many cultures and strive to reflect the diversity of the world in which we live. We stand for social justice and we lead with empathy. We foster a culture of allyship, standing up for those who face systemic barriers to equality. We actively condemn racism and discrimination in any form.

We believe our differences give us strength. Our employees are empowered to be their best, authentic selves through various opportunities, such as our robust employee resource group (ERG) network, learning and development funds, and more.

The opportunity

  • Develop and maintain an Internal Developer Platform used by engineering teams to deploy containers, manage configuration and secrets, observe applications and manage cloud resources

  • Drive improvements in security, scalability, reliability, and performance

  • Troubleshoot large-scale distributed systems

  • Work closely with engineering teams to support project delivery and provide guidance on infrastructure/architecture related decisions

  • Support our production infrastructure as part of an on call rota, help with triage and resolution when issues arise

What you bring

At Dataminr, we value you for who you are. We encourage you to apply for this role, even if you don't meet every qualification. Our candidates are reviewed on the basis of their skill and potential to succeed.

  • Extensive knowledge and experience with Python, Go or similar programming languages

  • Experience with Linux system administration and TCP/IP networking

  • Hands on experience with building and operating scalable and secure infrastructure on AWS

  • Experience with deployment and administration of Kubernetes based infrastructure at scale

  • Familiarity with self service internal developer platforms for developers using cloud native technologies

  • Deep understanding of reusable infrastructure as code modules for provisioning cloud infrastructure e.g. Terraform

  • Experience with observability infrastructure e.g. OpenSearch, Kibana, Loki, Grafana

  • Extensive knowledge and experience with serverless functions e.g. AWS Lambda, GCP Cloud Functions

  • Experience designing and deploying reliable CI/CD pipelines for deploying containers, serverless functions and cloud infrastructure

About Dataminr

Dataminr, the world’s leading real-time information discovery platform, delivers the earliest warnings on high-impact events, emerging risks and other critical business information far in advance of other sources. Recognized as one of the world’s leading AI businesses, Dataminr enables faster response, more effective risk mitigation and stronger crisis management for public and private sector organizations spanning global corporations, first responders, NGOs and newsrooms. Most recently valued at $4.1B, Dataminr serves more than two-thirds of the Fortune 50 and half of the Fortune 100 companies and over 650 newsrooms worldwide.

Colorado, New York, California, Washington only: The salary range for this position is as indicated below. Base salary ranges may vary by geographic location, applicant skills, and prior relevant experience, among other factors. Please note this salary range does not include any potential bonus or commissions tied to this role and is related to the fixed salary only.

New York/California/Washington: $150,000 - $165,000

Colorado: $135,000 - $148,500

Dataminr is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Individuals seeking employment at Dataminr are considered without regards to race, sex, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetics, marital status, pregnancy, unemployment status, sexual orientation, citizenship status or veteran status.