Senior SRE (DevOps) | Mobile FinTech Startup

My client is a very well-funded Series A, pre-launch Mobile-Native banking startup. The platform is aimed a the "underbanked", the younger generation and people who are generally sick of the current banking norms. There are ZERO FEES. EVER. Track your balance, earn interest, deposit checks and manage your savings from the mobile app. You can also send and receive money on your phone, shop with a personal card and earn rewards just for using the bank.

I am looking for an accomplished SRE to come in and define, build and sure up the infrastructure, as well as making sure new products, features, and patches are released in an automated and timely manner.

The Role:

  • Work in a small, tight-knit cross-functional team
  • Be a part of a high energy, world-class engineering team
  • Contribute to the design, implementation and running of a high-volume, low-latency, distributed transaction processing systems

What's Required:

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field
  • 5+ years relevant work experience in a DevOps, Build/Release, SRE or Infrastructure Engineering position
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals - Major daily coding/scripting tasks
  • Solid grasp of your favorite modern programming languages/frameworks - Use your experience to influence and design the stack
  • Passion for uptime and automation
  • Knowledge of best practices related to security, performance, and disaster recovery
  • Familiarity with Google Cloud and Google Kubernetes Engine - Nice to have, not essential
  • Working knowledge of Kubernetes - Essential
  • PostgreSQL experience - Or similar NoSQL database
  • Familiarity with Agile, CI/CD, DevOps - Java coding experience highly preferred

On Offer:

  • Competitive salary based on experience, with full medical and dental benefits
  • Stock in an early stage startup that is growing
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • Free daily lunches - Free snacks & drinks
  • Monthly team events outside the office
  • Dog-friendly office
  • Office right next to Caltrain