DevOps Engineer

Remote, Seattle, WA, United States • $120k - $160k


Role Locations

  • Remote
  • Seattle, WA, United States


$120k - $160k


11 - 25 people


1411 4 Th Ave
Seattle, WA, 98101-2249, US

Tech Stack

  • Node.js
  • React
  • MongoDB
  • Kubernetes
  • Azure Cloud
  • Semantic UI
  • Express

Role Description

Job Description

  • Refactr is looking for a talented DevOps engineer to join its solution support team. In this role, you will be implementing and providing architecture guidance on a wide variety of DevOps automation pipelines built using our enterprise DevSecOps platform.

  • Ideal candidates will already be already familiar with multiple infrastructure-as-code and configuration management tools. Programming skills are required, including fluency in multiple general purpose languages as well as declarative DSLs. You will also need basic software engineering knowledge, including algorithms and data structures. Additionally, proficiency in web technologies, HTTP, and networking is essential.

  • This position provides an amazing opportunity to expand your DevOps engineering skills by stepping outside your comfort zone. Candidates will be expected to get up to speed quickly with tools they may not be comfortable with across a wide variety of project work, both internal and as support for our clients. You will also be working closely with our product engineering team to provide feedback and feature requests for our software platform.

What You'll Do

  • Design and implement modern, complete DevSecOps pipelines using open source tools

  • Provide solution architecture support for clients, both in public/private cloud and on-premise

  • Help develop and maintain our catalog of pre-built DevSecOps automation solutions

  • Work with clients to translate business requirements into technical requirements

  • Work closely with the application engineering team, providing design feedback, opening issues, and making feature requests

  • Develop written technical product documentation and documentation of DevOps pipelines

What is Required

  • 5+ years experience in software engineering, site reliability engineering, or other IT automation categories

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or similar technical discipline, or equivalent experience

  • Proficiency in computer science fundamentals, including data structures and algorithms

  • Experience with web technologies including HTTP and TCP/IP network stacks

  • Ability to lead new DevSecOps initiatives from inception to completion

  • Strong communication skills and ability to work closely with a small team, as well as with clients

  • Experience working with public cloud APIs and public cloud templating systems including AWS CloudFormation, Azure Resource Manager, and Google Cloud Deployment Manager and tools including Hashicorp Terraform

  • Experience with configuration management systems such as Red Hat Ansible, Chef, Puppet, SaltStack, PowerShell DSC, etc.

  • Experience with automated security and policy tools, such as OpenSCAP, CIS-CAT Pro, Open Policy Agent, Inspec, etc.

  • Experience automating containerized solution delivery, e.g. with Docker, Kubernetes, Helm, OpenShift, etc.

  • Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages, such as Python, Go, Ruby, JavaScript, Rust, Java, C/C++, etc.

About Refactr

Refactr is an up-and-coming startup company that is modernizing the IT industry through a cutting-edge DevSecOps automation platform. The most forward-thinking enterprise SecOps teams, solution architects, and developers turn to Refactr to automate their processes and radically increase their operational efficiency. Based in Seattle, Refactr is attracting customers ranging from cybersecurity vendors to the Department of Defense who are leading the way in DevSecOps automation in an increasingly software-defined, aka IT as Code world.

We are a small startup with a very fast-paced, but flexible work environment. We work in ~2-week sprints with a rapid user feedback cycle, and we work very closely with select partners to make sure the product is solving client needs at every iteration. Our office is a co-working space in downtown Seattle, but much work is done remotely.

As an innovative software startup, Refactr offers a unique opportunity for ambitious engineers to be given significant autonomy and responsibility in implementing solutions. We are looking for engineers who can translate business problems into technology solutions, which means looking at technology as a tool, and making the best choices and tradeoffs in how solutions are implemented.

Company Culture

We are an agile startup who loves self starters who are team players. We love contributors who push us to make our product even better everyday.

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