Senior Site Reliability / DevOps Engineer

As engineers for The Honest Company, it’s our job to ensure a seamlessly delightful e-commerce experience for all customers and to achieve Honest’s mission of delivering safe, eco-friendly, beautiful and affordable products across the U.S.A. and Canada. We work behind the scenes, connecting the dots to drive the success of Honest as a whole, and we have an awesome time doing it.

We're currently looking for a talented Senior Site Reliability / DevOps Engineer to join our team. You will be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining The Honest Company's cloud infrastructure and automation tools. You’ll lead and oversee day-to-day operations and share and practice infrastructure & automation best practices with the Engineering team.

What you’ll do:

  • Assess needs, design, and execute DevOps initiatives for Honest
  • Design and perform system management, database management, configuration management, deep troubleshooting, preventative and corrective maintenance, and performance monitoring and enhancement
  • Provide comprehensive management for Ubuntu/CentOS Linux systems, Cassandra/MySQL/MongoDB database, and RabbitMQ message queue system
  • Coordinate tests of new software and systems
  • Plan and define the requirements for off-hour systems maintenance work
  • Oversee change management activities on the supported systems
  • Define and implement security controls and capabilities in operating systems, layered products, and specialty software to achieve security goals
  • Develop operations procedures, such as backups and recovery processes
  • Install and configure Ubuntu/CentOS Linux systems
  • Assist business users and developers with the setup, installation, and testing of their applications
  • Interface with users and developers in order to resolve technical and user problems

You'll love this job if you're: 

  • Highly analytical and strategic. Your problem solving skills are impressive and unparalleled
  • Ready for startup life. You thrive in a fast paced, fluid environment
  • Adaptable and ambitious. You will enthusiastically take on other assignments as needed to support your team!

What you’ll need:

  • 3+ years of cloud infrastructure operations on CentOS/Amazon Linux and Ubuntu Server
  • Substantial infrastructure automation experience (Chef, Puppet, Ansible)
  • Substantial experience with Amazon Web Services (OpsWorks, EC2, VPC, Route 53, VPN, S3, ElastiCache)
  • Proficiency with Cassandra (replication), MySQL (replication) or MongoDB (replica set) setup and administration (Oracle is a plus)
  • Strong scripting abilities (Ruby, Python, BASH)
  • Experience with SCM (Git) and continuous integration (Solano Labs, TeamCity, or Jenkins)
  • Monitoring experience (Nagios, Panopta)

Bonus points for:

  • RabbitMQ (cluster) setup and administration

**Full-time employment opportunity only**


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