Cloud Infrastructure Architect at Zwift
Rio de Janeiro, BR
WHO WE ARE:

Zwift is the fitness company born from gaming. We use the fun of gaming and the power of communities to inspire and encourage everybody to turn their fitness goals into achievements, from start to finish, wherever your finish line is.

We took the boring indoor cycling and running routine and game-ified it, creating a rewarding social experience shared by a global community.

We’re a fast growing, solidly backed startup defined by a passionate group of creative people. Zwift HQ is located in sunny Long Beach, CA with offices in NYC, London, and Rio de Janeiro.

THE TEAM

The Zwift server platforms run on heterogeneous and distributed cluster stacks composed of several different layers and nodes that require a number of different technologies that run 24/7 for the international user community. We are constantly modifying the software, adding and improving features and making changes to accommodate the increased load that comes with the steady growth of our successful business. All changes must happen with no disruption to the service; this requires a detailed monitoring platform, a great level of automation in tests (functional, load and performance, etc), release deployment orchestration. Zwift’s continuous growth requires us to form a dedicated team of Technical Operations, DevOps and SRE specialists to monitor, improve and maintain the platform on a continuous basis.

WHO WE’RE SEEKING:

As a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer you will be working together with a high performance team of Software Engineers and Systems Engineers to improve and maintain the tools that monitor, maintain, provision, setup, configure and deploy the different stacks, layers and nodes of the Zwift Server Platforms. You should work on improving the existing delivery, operation and monitoring processes for the different services and systems at Zwift, help define a sustainable infrastructure strategy its execution and work side by side with developers to help them push their services from zero to production.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
  • 5+ years of meaningful experience as an Infrastructure Engineer
  • Large experience with Amazon Web Services (VPC, IAM, EC2, RDS, Kinesis…)
  • Large experience with Infrastructure as Code automation (CloudFormation, Terraform...)
  • Large experience with configuration management tools (Ansible, Puppet, Chef...)
  • Experience running continuous integration and git-flow branching strategies;
  • Experience with continuous integration solutions, preferably Jenkins
  • Experience with Docker
  • Experience managing distributed services/microservices platforms
  • Experience operating and tuning Java server applications
  • Large experience using and managing Cloud Based Environments and AWS;
  • Advanced Experience with RDBMS and NoSQL Database setup, configuration and monitoring (Such as PostgreSQL, Oracle, MongoDB, Redis, etc.);
  • Knowledge of security vulnerabilities, attacks and best practices to protect against them

Bonus Points

  • Enthusiasm for cycling;
  • MSc or PhD in Computer Science or Relevant Technical Area. Alternatively, 10+ years of professional experience;
  • Experience with TDD, Integration Tests, Continuous Integration, etc;
  • Experience on Database Design;
  • Experience with Kafka or Kinesis
  • Experience with ElasticSearch clusters
  • Experience working with geographically distributed teams.

TOP REASONS WE THINK YOU’LL LOVE IT HERE

  • Great employee bike program
  • Awesome team of diverse individuals that love what they do
  • First class technical team, always ready to share their experience
  • Relaxed atmosphere: Office in Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, with monthly happy hours for local startup community :-)
  • Did we mention that we ride bikes and run at work?