DevOps Engineer

| Austin
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At Volusion, we make products that people love. Our teams are dedicated to providing SaaS commerce solutions and services for all business types, ranging from startups to large enterprises. If you are the kind of engineer that loves working in teams, has a passion for driving positive change, and wants to change the world with your ideas, we want to hear from you. If you want to help build the world’s greatest software for our customers, you’ve come to the right place!

The rundown:

We are looking for a DevOps Engineer with strong Google Cloud Platform (GCP) experience to support multiple projects, including our next-generation VOLT eCommerce and technology platform. This engineer will work with teams to create and debug features for complex operational systems to ensure they operate and scale smoothly, automate deployment and rollback procedures, and explore new Google and third party services to enhance our platform

You will: 

  • Evolve our architecture: Google’s cloud platform is constantly evolving and adding capabilities. You will be expected to keep current with these capabilities and look for areas of improvement and increased performance and efficiency for use in our platform.
  • Automate: We believe that anything done the same way more than twice is a great candidate for automation. You will be charged with building out automation frameworks for our platform.
  • Enhance: You will look for ways to improve our platform through better monitoring, triage, metric-driven reporting of status, automatic recovery, failover, etc.
  • Document: You will capture our architecture at multiple levels, identify industry patterns that could be employed, and capture current and future states for our platform.

We are looking for someone with:

  • 5+ years experience working in software development, 3+ years working with cloud technologies
  • Experience with build and deployment automation (Google stack, TeamCity, and/or Jenkins)
  • Ability to clearly document and communicate architectural concepts at multiple levels
  • Experience deploying and managing Kubernetes clusters
  • Experience with infrastructure monitoring tools (Nagios, New Relic, Splunk, etc.)
  • Experience with data engineering tools and technologies (SQL, NoSQL, MongoDB, etc.)
  • Working understanding of code and script (Javascript, React, and TypeScript)
  • A Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Software, or other Engineering discipline
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Volusion’s Technology Stack:

  • JavaScript-based front-ends, especially Angular, React, and Node.js
  • React (including React hooks), React with Redux, Relay, and server-side and client-side rendering
  • Public-facing REST APIs
  • Google Cloud Platform including Kubernetes, Firebase, and managed database services
  • SQL and no-SQL Databases; specific experience with PostgreSQL and MongoDB is a plus
  • Search and caching using Elasticsearch, RediSearch, Algolia, and Redis

Who is also the embodiment of our culture code (we hope you are nodding your head in agreement as you browse through it!):

  • Humble: Have humility and be respectful; no egos allowed.
  • Effective: Get stuff done!
  • Adaptable: Willing to fill any role, anytime. Going above/beyond the call of duty.
  • Transparent: Open and honest to self and others.
  • Collaborative: We favor teamwork and take ownership.
  • A founder: Think big, go fast, and solve for the customer. 

Benefits & Perks:

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Paid parental leave
  • Flexible Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) with Company Matching
  • On-site Fitness and Yoga Classes
  • Casual Dress
  • Breakfast taco and beer Fridays
  • Endless Supply of Tiny House Nitro Coffee, sparkling water, fruit and snacks
  • Two Volunteer Days Off
  • Bring Your Dog to Work Days
  • Adjustable desks 
  • Chair Massages
  • Team Sports and Team Outing
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Location

A hop, skip and a jump from The Domain.

An Insider's view of Volusion

What are some social events your company does?

Part of our Culture Code is to "put people before everything else", with this we listen to quirky ideas that employees come up with- like having a watermelon throwing contest and a snack wagon. Yes, a snack wagon- once a month we bring an old school radio flyer wagon full of snacks around to every desk. It's so simple yet brings so much joy.

Rachel

Sr. People & Culture Coordinator

What does your typical day look like?

Once I get settled, I head over to the kitchen to pour myself a cup of cold brew. I grab fruit and something salty from our snack bins. I then meet with the teams I am apart of to give updates on my work. The rest of my day is spent prioritizing & completing ad-hoc requests, developing data pipelines, and chipping away at longer-term data projects.

Andrew

Data Engineer

How does the company support your career growth?

My leaders take the time to understand my career goals. They support me by teaching me not only career lessons but life lessons too! Through company wide projects, Volusion gives me the opportunity to gain skills outside of my department. This helps me to be a well rounded sales pro and to better understand the industry and product that I sell!

Megan

Business Development Representative

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

I encourage my team to just try it! Whether "it" is a new tool or program, a way to customize the website experience or connect with entrepreneurs. We always want to be testing and moving forward with our brand and our approach to creative problem solving.

Tracy

Visual Design Manager

What makes someone successful on your team?

We're there to make sure our merchants get heard so being a great listener helps for a start! Other skills that would make someone successful on our team is being organized, attentive to details, willing to work hard to make the team successful and going the extra mile to make sure that our merchants feel taken care of.

Jonathan

Customer Happiness Consultant

What are Volusion Perks + Benefits

Volusion Benefits Overview

Volusion offers a wide array of benefits and perks. From benefit eligibility on your first day of employment to unlimited time off, 401K company matching and paid parental leave just to name a few.

Culture
Volunteer in Local Community
Daily Stand Up
Open Office Floor Plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Our gym includes cardio, weight lifting equipment and a TV. Volusion also provides a weekly yoga class.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Volusion matches dollar for dollar up to 3% of an employee's salary.
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
New moms get 12 weeks of paid time off and new dads get 4 weeks. There are NO service length requirements that must be met before you are eligible for this perk.
Remote Work Program
Each team manages their own work from home policy with most teams offering 1 work from home day per week.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Full time salaried employees are eligible for unlimited time off which means you don't have to earn it before you use it! Full time hourly employees earn 5 weeks (!) of paid time off per year.
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Volusion offers paid time off to observe major holidays.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Volusion has quarterly paid team outings and company wide events like holidays parties and awards ceremonies.
Game Room
Ping pong, pool, video games, air hockey just to name a few.
Stocked Kitchen
Volusion offers unlimited snacks, fruit, coffee, soda, sparkling water and energy drinks. We also have an Wilder vending machine with lots of healthy lunch items to purchase.
Some Meals Provided
Volusion will find any excuse to celebrate and it always includes food :-).
Parking
Volusion provides ample FREE parking.
Pet Friendly
Every Friday you will see lots of doggies around the office.
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Employees receive a generous discount for a Class Pass membership.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and Learns
On a monthly basis we host lunch and learns on topics ranging from financial planning to health and wellness.
Promote from Within
Mentorship program
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