DevOps Engineer

Company Description

Accolade is an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans, health systems and consumers. Our team of compassionate, exceptional professionals is supported by breakthrough science and technologies to guide people through the healthcare system in a deeply personalized manner. By taking the time to get to know each person, understand the context of their healthcare decisions, build trust and influence decisions, we deliver industry-leading engagement levels, satisfaction scores unseen in healthcare, better health outcomes, and cost savings of more than 10 percent. 

Accolade has been recognized as one of the nation’s 25 most promising companies by Forbesmagazine, the fastest-growing private healthcare company by Inc. 500and a Top Workplace in Philadelphia for five consecutive years. For more information, visit

Job Description

A day in the Life…

o  Design, run and operate AWS-based infrastructure powering Accolade’s applications and services.

o  Automate provisioning of AWS resources to allow a complete self-service for other teams.

o  Build full CI/CD automation, provide required tooling and also help other teams to build their pipelines and run their services efficiently.

o  Design and run Accolade’s API routing platform.

A look outside the day to day:

o  You will be shaping the entire Accolade’s cloud platform. It starts from designing the base building blocks routing requests and packets, then it continues through securing and automating the entire pipeline and it overlaps with orchestrating, building and shipping of the application code.

o  All services and application development teams will be in close touch with you. We all strongly believe in ownership and you will be helping other teams to adapt and use our tooling.




Demonstrated education, skills and experience to be successful in this role:

o  Provn hands-on experience with at least 1 high-level scripting language, like Python.

o   Detailed knowledge of distributed systems and RESTful micro-services.

o   Broad experience with public clouds, like AWS, Azure and/or GCP.

o  Strong knowledge of Linux internals and common Linux distributions.

o  Expert in TCP/IP, load-balancing, routing principles, DNS, HTTP, SSL and API routing.

o  Experience with describing infrastructure as a code, for example with CloudFormation, Terraform, Azure Resource Manager etc.

o  Experience with CI/CD tools and writing pipelines.

Additional Information

Values we admire:

·       We find joy and purpose in serving others.

o  Making a difference is what we do. We do the right thing for the right reasons – and we do it well, even when it’s hard.

o  You operate from a perspective of truly caring about our employees, clients, and customers and creating value for them.

·       We are strong individually and together, we’re powerful.

o  We believe in each other, in honesty, and in having fun. You won’t find egos or office walls here because we aren’t defined by titles – but by actions, behaviors and results.

·      We roll up our sleeves and get stuff done.

·      We’re boldly and relentlessly reinventing healthcare.

o   We are a company changing the world, one person at a time. 

o   Super high expectations? Bring it on?  Our curiosity drives us.

·       You understand our desire to be the best place to work and that trust is the foundation of that.

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