DevOps Engineer (A)

Remote Latam /
Technology – Software Engineering /
/ Remote
Do you want to earn a salary in USD? 
Would you like to work from wherever you want with a flexible schedule?
Would you like to be a part of the leading next-gen software developers? 

Hi, You finally found us! 

Why would you want to work at Blue Coding? 

At Blue Coding we specialize in hiring excellent developers and amazing people from all over Latin America and other parts of the world. For the past 8 years, we’ve helped cutting-edge companies in the United States and Canada -both large and small, build great development teams and develop great products. Online shops, digital agencies, SaaS providers, and software consulting firms are a few of our clients. Our team of over 50 engineers is distributed in more than 10 countries across the Americas. We are a fully remote company working with a wide array of technologies and have expertise in every stage of the software development process.  

You would be part of a very united and culturally diverse team, who loves movie nights. Our collaborators are individually involved in many initiatives around the world, from wildlife preservation to volunteering at local charities. We also participate in group activities like movie nights and have had yearly retreats before the pandemic. We stand for honesty, fairness, respect, efficiency, hard work, and cooperation.

What are we looking for?

In this opportunity, we are looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer, specifically on the AWS platform, with a track record of building, developing, managing, operating and expanding robust infrastructure both in manual and automated fashion. If you’ve previously executed successful AWS DevOps and Infrastructure Engineering practices on AWS, and love interesting and challenging projects, this would be a great way to expand your skill set and contribute to a very exciting and challenging project.

Our ideal candidate should be an organized, detail-oriented, self-starter who can engage with changing technologies, make use of automation technology, manage day to day operations of infrastructure and be a steward of high quality production code.

What's unique about this job?

Our client builds web and mobile applications where their iterative approach emphasizes agile solutions that get to market fast. Their design and business strategy expertise is augmented through their venture capital services. They are innovation capitalists, helping clients refine product concepts, prove market potential, and then attract large investors. By providing capital and strategic guidance, they lower their customers' costs and raise their valuation.

They already have a strong distributed team and everybody works from home for 20 years now. Some of their most senior and trusted lifelong developers are in Brazil.  All of their projects are large, long-term and last several years.

Here are some of the exciting day-to-day challenges you will face in this role:

    • Setting up infrastructure and monitoring it, and working on deployment processes. 
    • Setting up processes for environments and product stages, as well as configuring load balancers. 
    • The client wants DevOps to work on the foundational things so that the developers can concentrate on building software and not worrying about deploying it.
    • Also, providing infrastructure solutions and participating in the CI/CD part of the system.
    • Working with Github.
    • Scripting techniques.

You will shine if you have these skills:

    • Capable of resolving code conflicts and running automated unit tests and end-to-end tests.
    • Able to do Github actions, and different scripting techniques.
    • Caring about drawing diagrams, for yourself and for communicating with the team and clients.
    • Understanding of the value of drawing diagrams before executing ideas.
    • Preference for working more with the majestic monolith model.
    • Proficiency in GitHub and AWS.
    • Experience with Docker.
    • Knowledge or understanding of Ruby on Rails application layer.

It doesn’t hurt if you also have:

    • Initiative
    • Accountability
    • Exceptional organization skills while working remotely
    • Team oriented personality
    • Client facing experience

Here are some of the perks we offer you:

    • Salary in USD.
    • Flexible schedule (within US time zones).
    • 100% remote.
    • Long-term and full-time.
Hey, you are still here! 

So, let us ask a few questions. Do you like working in a friendly environment? Are you fluent in English? Do you have a strong work ethic, are detail-oriented and have an ownership mentality? And most importantly do you love music and puppies? If so, then what are you waiting for? Come join our team and become part of this awesome company! We will be expecting you.