Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Nationwide /
Engineering /
Full Time
About Beam

Beam Dental was founded in 2012 by three engineers who saw the opportunity to modernize the dental insurance industry using technology. The first product was the Beam Brush, which was one of the earliest examples of the Internet of Things in healthcare. Today, Beam Dental is the fastest growing provider of dental benefits in the country and is available in over 40 states around the US. Beam’s product focuses on ease of use, tailored pricing, and a unique commitment to preventative care by incorporating dental hygiene behavior into policy pricing.

Joining Beam Dental Means

• Working for a complex and dynamic business, simultaneously operating across insurance, CPG manufacturing, IOT, and dental services
• Being challenged to improve every day by a diverse and diversely skilled team
• Engaging in an active, intense, and fun work environment
• Being a decision maker and ‘owner’ of your subject matter
• Joining in our mission to forever change the way people access dental services
• Being a person of high character, high EQ, and amazing talent

The Role

Beam is looking for an experienced engineer with a passion for building and supporting a DevOps culture to join our Site Reliability Engineering team. The team's mandate is to write software to automate the operations of our engineering organization by iterating on service level indicators and objectives to measure and maintain application reliability.

What you will bring:

You’re an experienced Site Reliability Engineer who believes strongly in shared ownership of infrastructure and related tooling. You have worked closely with engineers to design, build, and support service-oriented architectures. You believe sharing knowledge encourages collaboration with other engineers. You have a strong background in writing infrastructure as code and a strong desire to automate processes.

What you will do:

    • Build and support Beam's production infrastructure in a self-managed AWS environment.
    • Write software to automate the operations of our Engineering organization.
    • Work with engineers to design scalable systems that keep pace with Beam’s rapid growth.
    • Support the product teams in monitoring production cloud infrastructure.
    • Build and maintain tooling for managing production and testing environments.
    • Be an advocate for developing and maintaining SRE best practices within the organization.

What technical skills will help you be successful:

    • 2-3 years of experience building infrastructure solutions and security best practices in AWS.
    • 2-3 years of working with Docker containers and their orchestration technologies.
    • 2-3 years of scripting/programming experience (Ruby, Python, etc).
    • Experience working with Kubernetes.
    • Experience with continuous delivery and deploy automation.
Visa sponsorship or transfer not available for this position.

Visa sponsorship or transfer not available for this position.
Beam believes a diverse and inclusive environment is key to building a great company and a great product. We are committed to creating an environment that is welcoming for people of all backgrounds, and encourage everyone to apply. Beam is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.