Platform Engineer

San Francisco
Engineering /
Full-Time /
About Kandji

Kandji is the Apple Device Management and Security Platform. Kandji empowers companies to manage and secure Apple devices in the enterprise and at scale. By centrally securing and managing Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV devices, IT and InfoSec teams can save countless hours of manual, repetitive work with features like one-click compliance templates and more than 150 pre-built automations, apps, and workflows. 

Device Harmony is our vision for tearing down the wall between IT and InfoSec to keep every Apple user secure and productive, using connected intelligence and automation. By choosing a career with Kandji, you will play an integral role in contributing to making our vision a reality. Backed by world-class investors such as Tiger Global, Greycroft, B Capital Group, Okta Ventures, the Spruce House Partnership, and First Round Capital, Kandji has raised over $100+M in capital to date.

Trusted by industry leaders, Kandji’s rapidly growing customer base includes companies like Ramp, Notion, Netskope, Noom, Turo, Groupon, VoxMedia, and more. 

Recognized for its award-winning products, Kandji was recently named the #1 fastest-growing app in Okta’s 2023 Businesses at Work Report and a G2 Best Software 2023 Award Winner for Fastest Growing Products! 

The Opportunity

As a Platform Engineer at Kandji, you will assist with efforts to design, build, and scale our cloud computing platform while meeting strong quality, performance, scalability, reliability, and security goals. You will work alongside our Platform Engineering Team and our Security, Data, and Application Development teams to help maintain Kandji’s stellar record of solid stability.

We are looking for that engineer who has the foundational experience to work on our already existing solutions and designs and can maintain and extend them. You should have strong attention to detail, especially around quality, performance, and reliability, and thrive in an agile, collaborative environment.

The successful candidate will grow to work increasingly unassisted on Kandji's cloud computing platform, eventually becoming an expert on it, and grow to take on more responsibility within the team and wider company.

Required to work on-site 3 days a week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday). Managers may require additional on-site days.

How You Will Make a Difference Day to Day:

    • Build and use DevOps tools to deploy, maintain, and update infrastructure.
    • Maintain and improve SLA’s with proactive monitoring.
    • Support an increasing volume of customer transactions by improving infrastructure scalability.
    • Work across engineering teams to facilitate application deployments, infrastructure utilization, root cause analysis, and performance improvements.
    • Ensure high-security standards are designed and implemented into all tooling and infrastructure solutions.
    • There will be expectation to be in the on call rotations.

Minimum Qualifications:

    • 2 - 3 years of experience with building, deploying, administration, and monitoring SaaS applications and related cloud computing infrastructure.
    • Hands-on experience with containerized platforms like Docker and container orchestration including but not limited to Kubernetes, Argo CI/CD, Helm
    • Experience building and maintaining CI/CD platforms
    • Experience with AWS, specifically EC2, RDS, EKS, IAM, S3, and CloudTrail.
    • Experience with Infrastructure as code. We use Terraform.
    • Experience with Linux Architecture, such as Ubuntu, Redhat and Amazon Linux 2.
    • Experience scripting with languages such as Bash, Python, Ruby, or Go.
    • 2 years of experience with logging and monitoring tools such as ELK, New Relic, Datadog, Sumologic, AppDynamics, Splunk, or Sentry.

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience with technologies in the Hashicorp toolset, Packer, Vault, Consul, Nomad
    • Experience ensuring and implementing security controls
    • Knowledge of NoSQL and RDBMS database platforms such as PostgresDB, Redis, DynamoDB, Cassandra, or Mongo
$120,000 - $150,000 a year
These requirements are for the strongest, ideal candidate.  Even if you do not outperform every bullet point, Kandji encourages you to apply.  We promote a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture and recognize that even the strongest candidates won’t have all desired experiences and qualifications.

Benefits & Perks

 • Competitive salary
 • 100% individual and dependent medical + dental + vision coverage
 • 401(k) with a 4% company match
 • 20 days PTO
 • 14 paid holidays per year
 • 10 health and wellness days per year
 • Kandji Wellness Week Off July 1 - July 5, 2024
 • Equity for full-time employees
 • 12 weeks of paid leave for new parents
 • Paid Family and Medical Leave
 • Modern Health - Mental Health Benefits - Individual and Dependents
 • Monthly Utilities stipend
 • Gym Membership
 • Lunch 3 Days/Week
 • Exciting opportunities for career growth
 • An outstanding, inclusive culture

We are excited to be serving a significant need for a fast-growing market, and are proud of the high-performing team we have brought together so far. If you’re someone who wants to engage in new, exciting projects that will challenge your skills in the best way possible, we would love to connect with you.

At Kandji we believe in fostering an inclusive environment in which employees feel encouraged to share their unique perspectives, leverage their strengths, and act authentically. We know that diverse teams are strong teams, and welcome those from all backgrounds and varying experiences.

Kandji is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability, protected veteran or military status or any other status protected by applicable law.