DevOps Engineer at Fairygodboss
New York City, NY, US

What You Will Be Doing:

The dev team embraces an agile development culture utilizing CI/CD to deploy features and deliver technical solutions in a fast and iterative manner. You will be brought on to support the tech team to:

  • Improve the build and deployment processes for our various environments.
  • Review and enhance our automation tools to allow for quicker branch integrations and deployments.
  • Devise and execute formalized solutions for security, configuration, logging, alerting, monitoring, etc. for our platform.
  • Work with QA to further incorporate existing integration suites into our build pipeline and production monitoring system.
  • Work with product development to devise ways to create new environments on the fly in a cost effective and scalable way.
  • Create and monitor the on-call process.



The ideal candidate enjoys working in a supporting role that enables the engineering organization to be productive. This candidate should pride themselves on creating a well monitored and well maintained environment by setting up various tools and processes to give each team more autonomy. 



  • 2+ years of devOps or SRE experience
  • Experience with managing and optimizing infrastructure and AWS costs
  • Experience with Docker & Container Orchestration Tools 
  • Knowledge of build automation tools (e.g. Jenkins, Airflow)
  • Knowledge of operations automation tools (e.g. Ansible, Chef)
  • Experience with logging and monitoring tools (e.g. DataDog, Cloudwatch, Sentry)

Nice To Have:

  • Knowledge of JavaScript & Node.js
  • Familiarity with relational databases and data warehouses
  • Experience working with distributed systems/services (e.g. Spark, Kafka, Zookeeper)

Other Tools We Use:

  • AWS (ECS - Fargate, EC2, SQS, Athena)
  • Sentry & Cloudwatch
  • Docker & Container Orchestration Tools
  • Apache Druid & AWS Kinesis


Highly competitive and commensurate with experience.

Company Description:

Fairygodboss is the largest career community for women*. Our mission is to help the women in our community by providing free resources and a safe, inclusive environment for highly motivated women to connect with other career-minded individuals and help one another to succeed. Millions of women visit Fairygodboss for career connections, jobs, community advice, virtual events and hard-to-find intel about how companies treat women.

*Fairygodboss is an inclusive community and when we use the term women, we refer to cis women, trans women and nonbinary individuals.