Senior Site Reliability Engineer (1st Hire!)

Lehi, UT /
Engineering /
Neighbor is on a mission to create the future of storage. Our storage marketplace application is used nationwide. We have attracted world-class investors such as Andreessen-Horowitz, Fifth Wall, and the creators of Airbnb, Uber, and Doordash. We have just completed a $53M Series B fundraising round. We are building the world class technology team we need to meet the challenge of growing our user base exponentially.

This is our first SRE hire and a unique opportunity for a seasoned engineer to get in on the ground floor.  We need to move fast, scale quickly and retain the trust of our users. There are opportunities for immediate impact.


    • Work across the organization to design and deliver flexible, reliable, scalable and secure applications to our users
    • Design and implement common infrastructure for deployment, monitoring, and foundational services
    • Embed with teams and mentor engineers as an expert in operational best practices


    • You enjoy building and running distributed systems at scale in production
    • You have built one or more large cloud scale application on a major cloud vendor (GCP, AWS, Azure)
    • You communicate clearly and teach others
    • You understand standard methodologies related to security, performance, and cost efficiency
    • You are skilled in identifying performance bottlenecks, anomalous system behavior, and resolving the root cause of service issues
    • You are a proficient software developer and enjoy writing code
    • You design a well-monitored and instrumented operating environment
    • You are a voice for quality and predictability
    • You build automated and continuous deployments
    • You can hustle and be flexible to meet the needs of a fast-paced startup
    • You can wear many hats when needed
    • You can work on-site at our Lehi, UT location (with temporary remote flexibility during the COVID-19 pandemic)

Nice to have

    • Experience with AWS, Heroku, Terraform, Postgres, Elasticsearch
    • API Gateways, WAFs
    • Containers: Docker, Kubernetes, ECS
    • Security expertise
    • Networking expertise
    • Experience building platforms for microservices


    • Stock options
    • Medical and dental insurance options
    • Paid time off
    • 401(k) plan
    • Infant care leave