Staff Platform Engineer

Remote, USA /
Engineering /
Do you enjoy building systems that create developer workflow efficiency? Do you believe that Platform and Infrastructure Reliability Engineering is a culture, rather than a process that accelerates velocity of the engineering team?

Here at Project Ronin, Platform and Infrastructure Reliability Engineering is a discipline combining software and systems engineering skills. We take security and our users' privacy extremely seriously. As part of our core mission, Platform Engineers will work closely with engineering teams and share the burden of delivering our uptime and quality guarantees.

The Ronin Platform Engineering mindset is strongly aligned with key concepts around automation, best practices, infrastructure as code, continuous improvement of process and quality. You'll maintain and automate our infrastructure while being an efficiency multiplier to our broader engineering and product teams. You will increase deployment cadence, feature velocity, decrease the defect rate with tooling such as CI/CD, and help make our platform secure.

Here's What You'll Do Day-to-Day

    • Build the self-service platforms that the engineering teams use to build, test, deploy, and monitor services.
    • Writing code using Ruby, Python, Java or similar programming languages.
    • Work with our engineering teams to to ensure we are following best practices. 
    • Manage Kubernetes clusters running in the cloud.
    • Configure systems and infrastructure as code using tools like Terraform.
    • Assist in making sure our platform is secure and compliant 

Does some or most of the below describe you? Let’s chat!

    • 6+ years experience in engineering.
    • Strong Coding ability. Familiar with one or more of the following: Ruby, Python, Java or similar programming. languages Experience writing and deploying services in the cloud.
    • Familiar with CI/CD and production automation around deployments, rollbacks, promotions, etc.
    • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

Have these skills as well? Even better.

    • SRE experience
    • Experience with cloud infrastructures, such as Azure, OCI, AWS or GCP.
    • Experience with orchestration platforms, such as Kubernetes (k8s).
    • Experience with TerraformDeployment automation tooling such as Spinnaker.
    • Logging, monitoring, and alerting tools.
    • Experience with Linux internals and/or network administration (e.g., filesystems, system calls, signals, process states, TCP/IP, routing, AWS VPCs, Firewalls, cloud security groups, IP Block Management).

What We Offer:

- We’re a remote-first company within the United States
- Competitive salary and equity, based on experience 
- 401k through Guideline
- Medical, dental, and vision 100% covered for employees and 70% for dependents 
- 100% covered life insurance for employees 
- Parental Leave
- Flexible vacation: we encourage everyone to take at least 15 days off per year
- 11 paid company holidays plus a week off during the winter holidays 
- All the stipends! Learning & development, internet, cell phone, and team lunches
- Opportunity to work on impactful products in the complex cancer space

Project Rōnin is filling one of the greatest gaps in patient care to date. Our mission is to increase the length and quality of every persons’ life who has been affected by cancer. 

This year alone there will be nearly 1.8 million new cancer diagnoses, and the tools oncologists are using haven’t been updated in 20 years. With our platform, communication between patients and their doctors is optimized through an individual care platform that is already having an immediate impact. 

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Our Values

Avoid the confidence gap. If some of the above describes you, we’d love to chat and see where your skills can add to our team.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status.