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Appfigures is the largest mobile app reporting platform in the world, serving tens of thousands of developers world-wide. Located in the heart of New York City, our office environment is open and casual. We love creating great products and always encourage creativity and open communication.
We love what we do. But love don't pay the bills. We offer competitive salaries and a complete medical benefits package including health, vision and dental. Then there are little things like unlimited snacks and drinks, and perks including a free zipcar membership and discounted metro cards. We do what we can.
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Systems Operations Engineer

 Full Time | New York, NY (lower east side)

Running a platform at our scale takes a lot of busy machines. We're looking for an operations engineer to maintain and scale our infrastructure. You'll be responsible the uptime and performance of databases and other systems critical to our product. Like every member of the appFigures team, you'll also be involved in making decisions about product development and the user experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Scaling our physical and cloud infrastructure as the platform grows.
  • Developing and improving our monitoring and reporting systems.
  • Improving the reliability and availability of our systems and services.
  • Participating in high level design decisions about the appFigures platform.
  • Working with an intelligent team to create an incredible product.

Requirements:

  • Experience with production multi-server MySql clusters.
  • Prior experience with maintaining some or all of: Sphinx (or similar), Memcached, and Redis at scale.
  • Solid troubleshooting and debugging skills across the entire stack.
  • Experience with physical hardware as well as cloud providers (AWS, DigitalOcean, etc.).
  • Experience with configuration management and automation tools.

What Wouldn’t Hurt:

  • A passion for automation.
  • A desire to take the lead helping us create a strong and responsible ops culture.
  • Having a solid understanding of network/protocol level bottlenecks and optimizations.

Benefits

  • Great medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Pre-tax transit benefits, subsidized gym memberships and excellent discounts on hundreds of other well-known services and products
  • Plenty of paid time-off and work-from-home days
  • Awesome work station with multiple monitors and all the gadgets you need, including a 3D printer
  • A fully stocked kitchen with a variety of snacks and drinks
  • Personal project days
  • Weekly catered lunches
  • Whiskey Fridays
  • Events for employees and members
Please send your resume and work samples to jobs@appfigures.com.