DevOps Engineer

Engineering /
Full Time /
Drivetrain is on a mission to empower businesses to make better decisions. Our financial planning & decision-making platform helps companies scale and achieve their targets predictably.

Drivetrain is a remote-first company headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area. Founded in 2021 by a couple of ex-Googlers, Drivetrain is a fast-growing company on a trajectory for success with backing from leading venture capital firms.

Drivetrain provides a great culture for its employees to thrive in and be happy. 

💜 Remote-friendly: Drivetrain brings together the best and the brightest, no matter where they are and provides them a great degree of autonomy. We trust our people.
🗣️ Open & transparent:  We know that when our creators have access to all the information they need, their best work will emerge.
👏 Idea-friendly:  We provide an environment to explore new ideas, to take risks, to make mistakes, and to learn, so you can succeed. Anyone in the company can come up with great ideas and become a catalyst for positive change. We let the best ideas win.
👥 Customer-centric:  We follow a product-led growth strategy, continuously  learning from our customers and collaborating to build the amazing software that Drivetrain is.

About the role

Drivetrain is looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to join our team. You will manage the transition between project planning and software deployment. In this role, your duties will include supervising junior developers, developing software and configuring systems, and performing diagnostic tests throughout the stages of development. You will also be required to forecast project duration and cost.

What you’ll be doing

Consulting with management on the operational requirements of software solutions.
Contributing expertise on information system options, risk, and operational impact.
Mentoring junior software developers in gaining experience and assuming DevOps responsibilities.
Managing the installation and configuration of solutions.
Collaborating with developers on software requirements, as well as interpreting test stage data.
Developing interface simulators and designing automated module deployments.
Completing code and script updates, as well as resolving product implementation errors.
Overseeing routine maintenance procedures and performing diagnostic tests.
Documenting processes and monitoring performance metrics.
Conforming to best practices in network administration and cybersecurity.


4+ years in a DevOps role(high-growth startup environments highly preferred).
Advanced knowledge of programming languages such as Python and Java, and writing code and scripts.
Proficiency in documenting processes and monitoring performance metrics.
Advanced knowledge of best practices related to data encryption and cybersecurity.
Track record of success in building new engineering processes and an ability to work through ambiguity .
Willingness to roll up your sleeves and fix problems in a hands-on manner.
Intellectual curiosity and research abilities.
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