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Staff Platform Engineer
Posted on 8/25/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
AWS
Customer Service
Development Operations (DevOps)
Docker
Google Cloud Platform
Java
Leadership
Management
Terraform
Kubernetes
Python
Requirements
  • Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
  • 7+ years of relevant work experience (5+ years of solid development background with Go, Python, or Java; 3+ years Experience designing and operating large scale, multi-region service platforms)
  • Experience developing APIs and SDKs
  • Experience working with cloud infrastructures, particularly AWS and GCP
  • Experience with container schedulers and runtimes such as Docker or OCI running on Kubernetes, Rancher, or Mesos
  • Experience building deployment pipelines leveraging common CI/CD tools
  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code (e.g. Terraform, CloudFormation, etc)
  • Experience with real-time telemetry and tracing tools like Jaeger and Prometheus
  • Security awareness, with an emphasis on designing for security best practices
  • Strong team player with a customer service orientation and ability to forge relationships at all levels of the company and across diverse cultures
  • Have excellent communication skills - written, verbal and interpersonal
Responsibilities
  • Deploy and maintain Ripple's multi-region, multi-provider service platforms (with an emphasis on security and resiliency)
  • Develop tools for automation, monitoring, and instrumentation to reduce operational friction and increase engineering efficiency
  • Create solutions for unique technical challenges faced by Ripple involving PKI, secret management, geographic failover, data replication, availability, and platform resiliency
  • Create and automate new and existing platform and application lifecycle services, leveraging data to converge on declared states with minimal human interaction
  • Collaborate with product engineering to ensure code is production-ready
  • Participate in the leadership of DevOps and GitOps principles within the organization
Ripple

501-1,000 employees

Enterprise blockchain
Company Overview
Ripple's mission is to provide one frictionless experience to send money globally using the power of blockchain technology.
Benefits
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Healthcare Coverage
  • Health and Wellness
  • Family Support
  • Flexible Vacation
  • Employee Giving
  • Learning and Development
Company Values
  • Live it: We are passionate. Attitude fuels our entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Enjoy it: We have fun. There’s no roadmap for where we’re going and we enjoy the journey.
  • We deliver: We seek out the next problem, drive forward with purpose and give our all down to the very last detail.
  • Go for it: We are bold. We dream big, embrace risk and learn from our mistakes.
  • Own it: We are accountable together. There’s no such thing as someone else’s problem.
  • Say it: We are transparent. We are direct, open and embrace tough conversations.