Senior DevOps Engineer



    • Build and automate cloud-based (AWS) infrastructure supporting eCommerce payments, credit issuance and settlement, fraud detection, SaaS integration, data ingestion
    • Live and breathe resiliency and uptime
    • Work directly with engineering leadership to continuously tune Returnly’s infrastructure with the focus on scalability, maintainability, simplicity, and cost optimization
    • Help developers with productionalizing their code
    • Define and implement operational metrics and alerts; act as a first responder for system-level issues
    • Troubleshoot cross-system issues using log data, metrics, and various analysis tools
    • Be part of a world-class team of engineers with decades of experience
    • Work cross-functionally with some of the best people in different disciplines like engineering, data science, finance, product management, marketing & sales, design


    • 5+ years of industry experience
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; attention to detail
    • Strong bash programming and knowledge of one or more of these languages: ruby, java, go
    • Knowledge of web service technologies and REST best-practices
    • Understanding of scalability challenges and performance of server-side code
    • Ability to design and develop horizontally-scalable, resilient and efficient systems
    • Deep understanding of distributed systems in a cloud environment, and event-driven architecture
    • Exposure to Amazon Web Services, including understanding of low-level entities such as VPCs
    • Understanding and experience with relational databases and SQL
    • Understanding of and experience with NoSQL data stores is a plus
    • Courage and discipline to dig-in and refactor other team members’ code and explore new technology and solutions
    • B.S. degree equivalent (or higher) in Computer Science, Engineering or related field is a plus
    • Prior history of driving impact in a high-growth e-commerce / technology startup is a plus
    • Desire to improve broken processes and make your own job easier over time
    • Ability to think creatively and critically and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic, and often ambiguous work environment
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to communicate and influence effectively across various departments
    • Command of the English language, both written and spoken
    • Data-driven mentality

At Returnly we help merchants turn product returns into new revenue streams. We are a Silicon Valley startup and we have recently opened an office in downtown Madrid (near Alonso Martinez subway station). We’re are a financial technology services company that builds award-winning products which make shoppers’ propensity to repurchase go through the roof. We’re backed by smart money VCs in Fintech and one of the most well-funded startups in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our mission is to de-risk online commerce and we’re building a team of amazingly talented people to build the next generation of retail fintech products.