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Senior Engineering Manager (Returnly)
Posted on 11/13/2021
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Science
Development Operations (DevOps)
  • 5+ years of experience working in a role applying DevOps practices
  • Strong familiarity with *nix environment including bash and command-line tools
  • Strong software development experience (Go, Python, Scala, Kotlin or any other established language) and solid understanding of current software design best practices, including modularity, event-driven architecture, functional programming, microservices, object-oriented design, optimization, extensibility, and testability
  • Proven work experience with CI/CD build pipelines and tools (Buildkite, CircleCI, Jenkins)
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code, e.g. AWS CloudFormation, Terraform etc
  • Experience with Docker and container orchestration services (AWS ECS, Kubernetes)
  • Good understanding of security best practices in a cloud environment
  • Experience with systems monitoring and alerting tools (Prometheus, Grafana)
  • Experience working with RDBMS and NoSQL databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL, Snowflake, Redis) and ability to write efficient SQL queries
  • Understanding of database methodology and database systems as well as relational schema design a big plus
  • Excellent planning and time management skills, being able to provide deliverables on time; ability to anticipate and resolve project roadblocks
  • Strong communication skills, confidently representing your expertise to peers and stakeholders across the organization
  • Self-motivated, working independently, intrinsic learner
  • BS in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience
  • Prior startup experience a big plus
  • Solve new and challenging problems around eCommerce payments, credit issuance and settlement, fraud detection, SaaS integration
  • Design, build and operate large scale production systems in the cloud (AWS)
  • Implement software deployment pipelines that enable agile development and testing processes
  • Automate boilerplate engineering tasks and build tools to improve the productivity of our developers
  • Collaborate with Engineering to define and implement security and access control policies in accordance to SOC II
  • Build and enhance systems with automated instrumentation and monitoring
  • Troubleshoot cross-system issues across the whole stack using log data, time-series metrics, and various analysis tools
  • Disseminate DevOps mentality and skills to other engineers, analysts and data scientists
  • Work cross-functionally with some of the best people in different disciplines like Engineering, Data Science, Finance, Product, Marketing, Sales, Customer Success

1,001-5,000 employees

Point of sale installment loans for consumers
Company Overview
Affirm seeks to deliver honest financial products—to improve lives. The company operates a buy-now-pay-later platform for consumers at the point of sale.
  • Spending wallets: Access tech, food, lifestyle, and family planning wallets for your expenses
  • Supportive communities: Get involved with our employee resource groups and community groups
  • Remote-first workforce: If your role is remote, you can set up shop anywhere in your home country
  • Generous time off: Take the time you need when life happens
  • Health benefits: Get a plan that fits your needs
  • Mental healthcare: Take care of your mind with great mental health programs
  • Parental leave: Birth and non-birth parents get 18 weeks paid leave. Plus, a 4-week return-to-work transition program, at full base pay.
  • Compensation: We have a simple, flexible, and transparent remote-first compensation structure so you can make the best decisions for yourself and your family.
  • Away days: We offer 24 company-wide paid days off—which help our teams collectively pause to recharge.
  • Learning & development: Engage in exciting learning programs to level up your growth.
Company Core Values
  • People come first: We consider our impact on people’s lives before we think about our own interests.
  • No fine print: We are completely transparent and honest—with our customers and with each other.
  • It's on us: We take full accountability for our actions, never shirking responsibility or passing the buck.
  • Simpler is better: We make complex things simple and clear.
  • Push the envelope: We never stop innovating, taking smart risks, and raising the bar.