DevOps Engineer

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Shipt - Birmingham, AL 35203

Job Description

At Shipt, we are transforming the grocery shopping experience and giving time back to consumers. Our friendly shoppers handpick fresh groceries and household essentials, then deliver them to your door in as little as one hour.

Shipt is growing and we are searching for a DevOps Engineer to join our team! In this role, you will join a team of talented individuals who will provide you with hands-on mentorship on topics ranging from design to communications strategy. Our friendly shoppers handpick fresh groceries and household essentials and deliver them to members in as soon as one hour.

What You'll Gain

You will get experience working with a cross-disciplinary team shipping real-world products to our customers around the nation. You will also receive hands-on mentorship from your friendly teammates on topics ranging from design to career advice

Your Responsibilities

  • Design, build, and implement complex multi-region network architectures
  • Operate and support highly available and scalable infrastructure in a microservice environment
  • Build tools and systems for internal engineering teams
  • Create build and deployment processes that scale
  • Design and build monitoring systems that can handle millions of metrics/day
  • Collaborate with engineers across the company to ensure systems are observable, fault tolerant, and performance


  • Formal Training in modern cloud architecture (virtualization, networking, databases, message queueing, etc.)
  • 3+ years experience with building highly available, scalable, fault tolerant infrastructure
  • 1+ years experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • 1+ years experience with common build and deployment (CI/CD) tools and practices
  • 1+ years experience maintaining linux systems

Nice to Haves

  • Familiarity building software applications in Golang
  • Familiarity running services written in Golang, Python, Ruby/Rails, and R
  • Familiarity with standard IT security practices such as encryption, certificates, and key management
  • Exposure to operating Postgres, Redis, and Kafka

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.