Quick Take: Axios is a new digital media company that tells you what matters and why to make you smarter, faster. We’re hiring an Operations Engineer.
Why it Matters: You will support and maintain our existing systems while also building them out. You will help configure AWS, come up with better deployment practices, make our systems more efficient and help us prepare for disasters.
Go Deeper: This opportunity will allow you to play a role in shaping database operations, server architecture and engineering for a start-up that is unapologetically fixing media.
The Details: You have worked on a project from idea to creation and completion, even if it was on your own. We’re looking for the following skillset:
Fast learner with an ability to work collaboratively
Experience building and maintaining AWS infrastructure
Knowledge of Docker, Ansible and Terraform
Demonstrated experience with Python
Always looking to make systems more efficient, faster and cheaper
Past experience with Content Management Systems is a plus
Knowledge of Jenkins, scripting Jenkinsfiles and parallel builds
Proven ability to leverage AWS API with tools such as boto3 and others
Background in operations security/compliance practices very helpful
Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
Commuter and cell phone benefit
A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture