VM Operations Engineer


What you’ll do

  • Troubleshoot problems in our VMs whilst working closely with our customer and crowdsourcing support teams
  • Package new versions of popular browsers and associated software to run on our VMs
  • Improving our VMs to deliver the best possible user experience
  • Work within our distributed engineering team, whilst remaining independent

What we’re looking for

  • Windows system administration experience
  • Scripting/programming skills
  • Good communications skills especially for a non-technical audience
  • Experience of administering VMs as cattle rather than pets

  • Bonus points for:
  • Located in UTC-05:00 or willing to work those hours so you can work with your teammates in Europe, North America, and South America
  • Knowledge about Microsoft licensing
  • Active Directory / Group Policy
  • Configuration management
  • Mac OSX/Linux administration experience

Our technology of choice

  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • Grape
  • Go
  • Redis
  • Postgres
  • QueueClassic
  • GraphQL
  • React with redux
  • KVM
  • Puppet
  • Heroku
  • AWS

How we'll reward you

  • Flexible, remote work options
  • Generous vacation time
  • Competitive compensation and stock options
  • Voluntary 401 k program (US only)
  • Whatever desk setup you need to get your job done
  • Professional development, career coaching, and conference attendance
  • 3x per year onsites- we’ll fly you into our beautiful San Francisco office to spend quality time with your teammates!


At Rainforest QA we believe that diverse teams improve our business. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Meet Some of Rainforest QA's Employees

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Business Operations

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Edward P.

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Day in and day out, it’s Edward’s job to make sure that the Rainforest experience is the best that it can be for each and every customer through innovative engineering.

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