Head of Infrastructure

  • Location

    Palo Alto

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

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  • Salary:

    Circa $200,000

  • Contact:

    Jason Rumney

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  • Consultant:

    Jason Rumney

Our client is a  next-generation financial services company building the best banking experience to help teens and young adults, due to rapid growth they are looking for a Head of Infrastructure.

The Role:

Our client is looking for their first Infrastructure Engineer to help define and implement how they deploy and run the software in the cloud. This is an opportunity to start as an individual contributor and help build and lead the Infrastructure Engineering team.

Responsibilities include:

  • Working in a small, tight-knit cross-functional team

  • Be part of a high energy, fun, world-class engineering team

  • Contributing to the design, implementation and running of a high-volume, low-latency, distributed transaction processing systems


  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience

  • Kotlin, Java            

  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals

  • Solid grasp of your favourite modern programming language

  • Passion for uptime and automation

  • Knowledge of best practices related to security, performance, and disaster recovery


  • Familiarity with Google Cloud and Google Kubernetes Engine

  • Working knowledge of Kubernetes

  • PostgreSQL experience