Warby Parker is searching for a thoughtful, versatile Senior Reliability Engineer to join our 60+ person in-house Engineering department. In this position, youll support a super-collaborative team responsible for building & operating cloud infrastructure to deliver maximum performance at scale. Youll be given free reign to dive deep into our production architecture, dreaming up ways to bring more speed, efficiency, & automation to our systems. Ready to drive continuous improvement that will impact the success of our entire organization? Read on!
What youll do:
- Build cloud infrastructure, manage our production environment, & participate in our on-call rotation
- Deliver high-performance, high-scalability solutions that enable the business to move faster
- Lead or support one of our Agile teams, learning anything & everything necessary to deliver best-in-class cloud infrastructure
- Participate in code & architecture reviews to help maintain high standards of quality
- Work with other Technology teams & leaders within our company to refine best practices & processes
- Mentor other Engineers on our team
Who you are:
- Backed by at least 5 years of professional programming experience, including time at a rapidly growing e-commerce or technology organization
- Able to build large, complex, & highly maintainable systemsand you have the track record to prove it!
- Familiar with building & operating production software in the cloud at scale using Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, Azure, or a similar provider
- Knowledgeable about modern relational databases, such as PostgreSQL or MySQL
- Equipped with a solid understanding of Linux or other UNIX-like systems
- Steeped in modern systems design (you know the ins & outs of networking, DNS, CDNs, & distributed systems)
- An excellent troubleshooter & debugger
- Experienced in Agile development & Continuous Delivery
- A flexible, open-minded developer whos able & eager to learn new domains quickly
- Not on the Office of Inspector Generals List of Excluded Individuals/Entities (LEIE)
- Strong knowledge of AWS, as well as infrastructure management platforms like Chef, Puppet, Ansible, CloudFormation, or Terraform
- Experience with the Site Reliability Engineering philosophy pioneered by Google
- Web application development experience
Warby Parker was founded with a lofty objective: to offer designer eyewear at a revolutionary price while leading the way for socially conscious businesses. By circumventing traditional channels & designing our frames in-house, were able to offer top-quality glasses & sunglasses (plus an uncommonly delightful shopping experience) at a fraction of the traditional going price.