Senior DevOps Engineer

  • Open, US, United States
  • Full-time

Company Description

What we're doing at BRD 

BRD is at the heart of a financial revolution. We're building the missing piece of infrastructure that ties together the essential functionality of a bank, but where individuals retain complete control over their assets. As a financial infrastructure company, our mission is unlikely to ever be complete. We need continually strive to bring the power of our apps to new regions of the world, some of which have never had wide access to banking functionality.

Our approach to this problem heavily focuses on several core tenets. For one, we will never have direct control or visibility over customer funds. It is not our job to interfere in the personal financial lives of our customers. This is accomplished by using digital assets like Bitcoin, and a mobile app like ours which manages its assets on-device.

The second tenet of our approach is to provide integration with the traditional financial system. Regardless of the currency, people still need to get paid, pay their bills, pay for goods at merchants, and send money to their family and friends. We are building infrastructure that integrates with local financial businesses that tie in with local currencies and adhere to local laws.

Finally, we need to fight for a quality consumer experience. This is why we try to retain control over every moment of our customer's interaction with our products. We relentlessly design, redesign, test, and experiment to ensure our customers have a positive, safe experience.

Job Description

Our main focus is delivering an enterprise REST API that enables easy access to over 150 cryptocurrency assets.  We also dogfood our own product and develop a consumer cryptocurrency wallet on both Android and iOS which are powered by our API.

We are looking to add many more cryptocurrencies as well as dramatically improve the reliability and responsiveness of our globally distributed infrastructure.  Some fun things you might choose to work on include: scaling infrastructure to multiple data centers, honing our automated deployment pipeline, optimizing database usage, improving proactive monitoring & alerting, etc

Qualifications

We are a small DevOps team and would love a senior engineer to join us! You've deployed a lot of different infrastructure by now and know what it takes to make them run like a greased flywheel. You know how to pick tools and design architectures that have outsized returns on time invested, and you know where the sharp edges are. Not only can you envision them, but you've got the technical expertise and communication skills to build them along side your team! Ideally you've spent 10+ years managing infrastructure in both large and small organizations

  • Get satisfaction from a CI pipeline executing like magnificent dominoes? Operate Kubernetes, Docker, Ansible, GitLab CI/CD, Runscope
  • Enjoy getting into the code? Mostly we use Java 11 and Golang
  • Want to get in touch with your inner DBA? We use Cassandra, Postgres, Redis, Kafka, Zookeeper, RabbitMQ
  • Does hybrid-cloud sound fun? Deploy across cloud providers and specialized bare metal
  • Want experience with Blockchain tech? Run nodes for: Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ripple, and adding more regularly
  • Most importantly you like working with a supportive team of industry veterans!

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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