We're looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to join the SRE team at Zapier. Zapier’s on a mission to make everyone more productive at work. Over 3 million professionals already use Zapier to save more time, but there are millions more to reach. As a member of the Zapier SRE team, you’ll build systems to allow us to scale task processing for millions of customers and enable engineering teams to ship hundreds of times a day without fear!
If you’re interested in launching your career at a fast-growing and profitable startup, then read on…
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You’re a skilled Site Reliability Engineer. We’re looking for 3-5 years of experience in practicing infrastructure as code with Ansible and Terraform, working with Kubernetes clusters and implementing high availability / resilience patterns at scale.
You’re an excellent written communicator. We’re also a 100% remote team, and writing is our primary means of communication at Zapier.
You believe relationships are critical to success. The SRE team interact with every other engineering team in the organization and maintaining great relationships and communicating effectively with those teams on a regular basis is a key to success.
You’re an expert at diagnosing performance issues. Keeping zapier running efficiently is a main part of this role, so being able to diagnose the cause of slow downs on task processing to the root cause and tune the performance issue goes a long way.
Things You’ll Do
Zapier has been helping people across the world automate the boring and tedious parts of their job. We do that by helping everyone connect the web applications they already use and love.
We believe that there are jobs a computer is best at doing and that there are jobs a human is best at doing. We want to empower businesses to create processes and systems that let computers do what they are best at doing and let humans do what they are best at doing.
We believe that with the right tools, you can have big impact with less hassle.
We believe in small teams. Small teams are fast and nimble. Small teams mean less bureaucracy and less management and more getting things done.
We believe in a safe, welcoming, and inclusive environment. All teammates at Zapier agree to a code of conduct.
The Whole Package
Location: Planet Earth
Our distributed environment lets us work with the best people. You don't have to be located in the USA either. Some team members live in the United Kingdom, Thailand, India, Nigeria, Taiwan, Guatemala, New Zealand, Australia, and more! You just need the skills and drive to succeed in this role and the ability to work from anywhere.
*While we take care of our international folks as best we can, currently, healthcare and retirement plans are only available to US-based employees.
How to ApplyWe have a non-standard application process. To jump-start the process we ask a few questions we normally would ask at the start of an interview. This helps speed up the process and lets us get to know you a bit better right out of the gate. Please make sure to answer each question. After you apply, you are going to hear back from us, even if we don't seem like a good fit. In fact, throughout the process, we strive to make sure you never go more than seven days without hearing from us.
Zapier is an equal opportunity employer. We're excited to work with talented and empathetic people no matter their race, color, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, or age. Our code of conduct provides a beacon for the kind of company we strive to be, and we celebrate our differences because those differences are what allow us to make a product that serves a global user base.