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Systems / DevOps Engineer

Systems Engineering | West Los Angeles, CA | Full Time

Job Description

When was the last time you put an industry on its head, shook it up, and then smacked it to the point of complete disruption? Never? Want to?

FreedomPop has been a disruptive freemium telco delivering the nation’s first 100% FREE mobile phone and wireless internet service since 2011. With $100m+ in series c funding, FreedomPop is rewriting the rules of the global telecom industry. The company offers a suite of smartphones, tablets, hotspots, services, and innovative social sharing and incentivized benefits, providing consumers access to free mobile phone and high-speed internet services worldwide.

Yes, EVERYONE and EVERYWHERE. FreedomPop is the world's first 100% free mobile plan so that no one is left off the "connected grid.” That is the dream. But to realize our vision we need incredible people that want to put that “dent in the universe” and be a relevant part of our growing yet close knit crew.  

We are looking for an exceptional Systems / DevOps Engineer to join our team here at our new HQ in Westwood Village, CA. The ideal blend of skills + experience looks something like this.....Can you?......

  • Own our production cloud environment from start to finish

  • Work closely with engineering to architect and build the system

  • Automate everything

  • Own the monitoring and alerting infrastructure

  • Create and run the deployment process for quick deployments with no downtime

  • Work at a rapid start-up pace to fix issues and solve problems

  • Ensure production environment and user data are kept secure using best practices and tools and
    applying latest security updates

  • Be responsible for data replication, backup, restore, scaling, and redundancy

  • Own all parts of the network infrastructure: load balancers, DNS, VPC, VPNs, etc.

You will need:

  • 4+ years systems, network and tools experience.

  • Experience with shell scripting and at least one interpreted language (Python, Ruby, etc.)

  • To believe that downtime is never a planned activity

  • In depth knowledge automating setup and deployments to Amazon Web Services

  • Expertise with configuring and deploying nginx, message queuing systems, Redis, Postfix, etc   Strong command of linux system management and monitoring

  • Familiarity with Chef preferred or other provisioning technologies like Puppet, Fabric, Docker, etc.   Experience configuring and running Nagios, Cactus or similar monitoring and alerting systems

  • Experience with tools such as LogStash or Splunk an plus

With 100% free basic plans, FreedomPop also offers premium unlimited talk and text plans up to 80% off other carriers and top brand smartphones up to 50% off MSRP. With no contract and no commitment, FreedomPop offers the best value in mobile. So get your freemium on and disrupt your career for the better here at FreedomPop!

FreedomPop is an EOE M/F/D/V. We do not work with Search &/or Staffing Agencies.