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Boxed // mobile bulk shopping
Engineering, Full Time    New York City, NY    Posted: Thursday, December 02, 2021
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About the company

Boxed is an easy & modern way to shop for bulk goods. As a mobile-first company, customers can shop directly from Boxeds app on their iOS or Android device, or online at With Boxed, customers can have their household, personal care, & pantry favorites delivered conveniently to their home or office.

The Boxed DevOps team values an always-learning approach to technology. We want people who already know they dont know it all & who are willing to work closely & honestly with team members to collectively & objectively find the best solutions to problems. Technological humility - the desire to build whats correct over being the person whos correct - is a trait we value highly.

As a Boxed DevOps Engineer, youll be helping to scale out & improve our large & growing GCP infrastructure & helping us manage our applications running in Docker & Kubernetes. Most of the software we run is Node.js, with a heavy reliance on MongoDB. Python, Go, & Java, which are also utilized for various services, as are several other data stores, including Redis, Postgres, Snowflake, & Elasticsearch.

You Will:

  • Work collaboratively with the team to build out & improve our large & growing GCP infrastructure
  • Improve & optimize our cloud infrastructure with Terraform
  • Help automate & streamline our operations
  • Troubleshoot & resolve issues in our dev, staging & production environments
  • Support Software Engineers with building, testing, & deploying their applications
  • Be on an on-call rotation with the rest of the Engineering team
  • Be a critical part of not just the technology team but to the company as an excellent problem solver.


  • Good programming skills
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience with GCP components & pitfalls (AWS or Azure also acceptable)
  • Experience with an IaaC tool (Terraform)
  • Experience with a CI/CD tool such as Jenkins
  • Experience writing Dockerfiles for apps in multiple languages
  • Experience writing scripts to automate repetitive tasks
  • Disaster recovery experience, especially if self-inflicted
  • Experience with MongoDB performance analysis, debugging, and/or data modelling
  • Familiarity with cloud networking - Firewalls, NAT, VPN, network peering
  • Experience running Node.js apps under load
  • Ability to debug system problems like running out of memory, inodes, or ephemeral ports
  • Knowledge of distributed systems (formal theory or learned firsthand)
  • Experience using a Log Aggregation Platform. 

Benefits & Perks:

  • Working with smart, positive people
  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Full healthcare benefits. 

OUR package for you!

Alongside our customer focus & technology DNA, we pride ourselves on our employee centric mentality. NBC Nightly News called our CEO, Chieh Huang, Americas Dream Boss for our generous benefits. Our team enjoys competitive compensation plus stock options, flexible parental leave, unlimited paid time off, weekly company-wide events, & lots of other perks -- just some of the reasons we made Crains list of best places to work in NYC.

Wed love to meet you, so apply today!

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