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Senior DevOps Engineer

Date: May 8, 2022

Location: United States

Company: Optimizely

Optimizely is focused on unlocking digital potential and we are the recognized category leader in Digital Experience Platform (DXP) and created the category for A/B Testing and experimentation software. We have incredible customers – isn’t that one of the most important aspects of looking for your next job? Optimizely has over 9,000 brands from global organizations such as Visa, Sky, Yamaha, Wall Street Journal to tech innovators like Atlassian, DocuSign, FitBit and Zillow.


Not only are we financially sound and growing but we have unicorn status: Exceeded $300M in revenue in 2020, is profitable already, and has all strategic options ahead of itself. Optimizely continues to invest and addresses a market opportunity north of $30 billion, providing significant personal career growth opportunities.


We are an inclusive culture with a global team of 1200+ people across the US, Europe, Australia, and Vietnam. We blend European and American business culture with emphasis on teamwork, inclusion, and moving fast. People make the difference!


If you are looking to work on the next generation of digital technologies in a fast-paced, hyper-growth environment, apply! We’re just getting started...


We are one team with one goal. Optimizely is focused on unlocking digital potential for our customers. Join the R&D team as a Software Engineer focusing on the Build and Release processes and platforms for our B2B Commerce product. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with a team of exceptional engineers passionate about building innovative solutions to complex problems. The role provides a broad exposure to new technologies in an environment that encourages skills and career growth and promotes a solid work-life balance. Join our engineering team at a pivotal growth point and help take our products to the next level.

Job Responsibilities

  • Proactively research, recommend and implement automated build and release tools and processes using Kubernetes, Argo, AWS and Azure
  • Manage the source code repository and policies for access and publishing software build artifacts
  • Design and develop simple, secure, scalable, and maintainable software solutions
  • Able to manage a project from design through completion
  • Collaborate with team and stakeholders to deliver high value solutions
  • Contribute to architecture and design decision process
  • Grow your skills as a member of a dynamic team that prides itself on maintaining an awareness of the state of technology, engineering techniques, and best practices
  • Passion for building clean, high quality software
  • Self-motivated, thorough, and methodical
  • Openness to new techniques and technologies
  • Enthusiasm for continued education and personal growth

Knowledge and Experience

  • Full understanding of software development lifecycle and DevOps best practices
  • Experience with AWS, Azure and Kubernetes platforms
  • Experience using Argo to implement Kubernetes workflows is a plus
  • Automating tasks using scripting languages – Python, PowerShell, Ansible, scripting and relevant CI / CD technologies (TeamCity, Argo)
  • Experience building and deploying applications to cloud platforms
  • Strong debugging skills and a methodical approach to problem solving
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills
  • Ability to mentor less experienced engineers
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English

Optimizely is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Optimizely is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.