Senior Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) / DevOps Engineer

  • Quiq Inc
  • Remote
  • Dec 02, 2020
Full time Engineering Information Technology

Job Description

Company Description

Quiq is a fast-growing technology company based in Bozeman, MT. We make it easy for consumers to engage with companies via text messaging. Do you ever wish you could just message a company for help instead of having to call or email? Us too! That’s exactly why Quiq was founded. We strive to make everyone’s life easier by providing companies with a messaging platform Of note, our leadership team is extremely experienced in the customer service and customer experience marketspace, with numerous successes under their belt. As we continue to build Quiq, there’s a perfect spot for you to grow with us.

Our Mission

Our mission is to improve the way customers communicate with companies. We believe mobile message-driven communications will replace a significant portion of traditional phone and email interactions, reducing costs while improving customer satisfaction. Quiq makes it easy for customers to contact a business via messaging, the preferred channel already in use with our friends and family.

Senior Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) / DevOps Engineer

We’re looking for Engineers who are passionate about infrastructure as code and desire to automate as much as possible. We also appreciate those who have an eye for security, reliability and scalability. This senior position requires at least five years experience including advanced software development and large scale cloud operations experience.

Remote work accepted. Mountain Standard Time +/- 2 hours is preferred. 

Job Description:

One of our goals is to provide our clients an exceptional experience with no downtime. Quiq depends heavily on the health, availability and maturity of our cloud to deliver that promise. We are looking for talented and experienced engineers who know how to manage and contribute to our rapidly evolving and expanding infrastructure. Your contributions will have a lasting impact on Quiq as we expand and evolve. We automate everything and can stand up a production cluster within minutes. 

Technologies used at Quiq include: Ubuntu, Docker, AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, Hashicorp tools (Terraform, Nomad, Consul, Vault), Ansible, Prometheus, Redis, MySQL, OpenResty, HAProxy, PrestoDB, Grafana, InfluxDB, NGINX

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Solid foundation in Computer Science - BS/MS CS or similar degree and more than five years of experience
  • Experience in system automation - Majority of work includes writing and enhancing automation tools and infrastructure. Experience with Python, Go, Lua (openresty), Terraform, and Ansible.
  • Expert level proficiency in Linux
  • Knowledge of monitoring and alerting tools to track issues and continually improve the availability of systems.  We want an alerting system where everything is actionable and automated.
  • Experience tuning and analyzing performance at all levels: OS, Docker containers and the application
  • Ability to troubleshoot code and submit bugs or pull requests, including the various open source projects authored and used by Quiq. Proficiency with Python and Go. Nice to have for working with other Devs: Java, Scala, C/C++
  • Knowledge of security hardening including principles of Defense in Depth / Zero Trust  and DevSecOps. Experience working with hackers via bug bounties is a plus.
  • Network analysis and troubleshooting experience - TLS, NAT, DNS, subnets, network load balancers, OpenVPN
  • Experience implementing Disaster Recovery, Backups and Redundancy
  • Must be able to work on-call as needed.

Benefits and Perks

  • Market competitive total compensation package
  • 100% company paid family medical and 100% individual dental and vision insurance coverage
  • Flexible, unlimited vacation policy
  • Stock options

Quiq is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure people feel supported and connected at work. This position is only available at our headquarters in Bozeman, Montana. Applicants need to have the authority to work in the US. As we are early stage, immigration sponsorship is not available.