Site Reliability Engineer / DevOps Engineer

Remote /
Development /

Minds is an open source and decentralized social network dedicated to privacy, free expressions and helping creators thrive. We have over 5 million users around the world and have been featured in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Techcrunch, Fox News, The Joe Rogan Experience and dozens more major podcasts and media outlets.

“Minds is The Anti-Facebook That Pays You For Your Time” - Wired

“Meet Facebook’s New Open-Sourced, Encrypted Competitor, Minds” - Observer


    • Responding to platform emergencies, alerts, and escalations from Customer Support.
    • Being available on a rota for out of hours response
    • Triaging, debugging and collaborating on fixing bugs
    • Contribute to and maintain a thorough understanding of application standards, policies, and procedures
    • Engage and collaborate with the wider open source community
    • Automating infrastructure and procedures
    • Overseeing, scheduling and executing maintenance of databases and other core components of the Minds stack
    • Building dashboards, logging and monitoring tools to provide insights on the stability of the platform

Our stack

    • Terraform
    • Kubernetes / Docker
    • Cloud: AWS / GCP
    • CI/DI: Gitlab CI
    • Databases: Cassandra, ElasticSearch, Redis, Pulsar
    • Backend: PHP
    • Frontend: Typescript / Angular
    • Mobile: Typescript / React-Native

What we're looking for

    • Ability and willingness to learn and evolve ideas
    • Proficiency with either: Cassandra, ElasticSearch or Pulsar
    • Experience working in an Agile environment
    • Excellent attention to detail, strong organisational skills and clear communication skills
    • A strong knowledge of any of the following languages: PHP, C, C++, Java
    • Bachelors degree or 4+ years of work experience

What you'll get

    • Remote working
    • Travel and accommodations for Minds Summits
    • Education and learning programme including courses, conferences and materials
    • Parental leave
    • 30 days paid annual leave
    • Competitive compensation including stock options
    • Health care (US Only)
Minds is an equal opportunity employer.