Overview

Our team of pros needs reinforcements. We are looking for a strong and crafty Lead DevOps Engineer to build and maintain the core systems that power our platform. This is a challenging role which calls for a combination of leadership, operations and application development skills. You will be tasked with leading a team of ops and software engineers to scale our backend throughout the technology stack.

What you will do:

  • Provide leadership and be a mentor for the DevOps team

  • Participate in architectural decisions across the system

  • Be hands-on and develop various components of our service platform (e.g., network servers, queue brokers, storage systems, etc.)

  • Continuously fine-tune and automate deployments, monitoring and other routines

  • Manage and scale our data storage systems

  • Analyze and address performance and stability risks

  • Be on top of the latest best practices in the world of Ops and System Design, facilitate a great engineering culture 

We have plenty of beasts in our technology zoo. You will either support or work with these directly:

  • Several different languages (from most common to least): Java, Erlang, Lisp, Python (Django), NodeJS, PHP

  • AWS

  • Nginx and HAProxy, WebSockets

  • MySQL, Redis, MongoDB, DynamoDB

  • Zabbix, NewRelic, Logstash

  • Opscode Chef

  • Jenkins

  • Git

You don’t need to come in knowing all of these; we want talented engineers who can pick up the tools they need on the fly, and who share our passion for creating systems that will help millions of English writers across the world.

About Grammarly

Grammarly improves communication among the world’s 2+ billion native and non-native English writers. Our flagship product, the Grammarly® Editor, corrects contextual spelling mistakes, checks for more than 250 common grammar errors, enhances vocabulary usage, and provides citation suggestions. More than 3 million registered users worldwide trust Grammarly’s products, which are also licensed by more than 250 leading universities and corporations. Grammarly is an Inc 500 company with offices in San Francisco and Kiev.

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