DevOps Engineer - Platform Engineering at Afterpay

Platform Integrations, Permanent Full-time, Melbourne or Sydney melbourne sydney engineering full-time
Posted 10 days ago

DevOps Engineer - Platform Engineering

Afterpay is transforming the way we pay by allowing customers to receive products immediately and pay for their purchases over four instalments, always interest-free. The service is completely free for customers who pay on time - helping people spend responsibly without incurring interest, fees or extended debt!

Afterpay is offered by more than 75,000 of the world’s best retailers and has more than 14 million active customers globally. In the U.S. more than 5 million customers use Afterpay and is offered by more than 15,000 of the top fashion and beauty retailers across the country - including Anthropologie, Forever 21, DSW, GOAT, Finish Line, Levi’s, Mac Cosmetics, Ray-Ban and many others.  We are currently available in Australia, New Zealand, the United States and the United Kingdom where the brand is called Clearpay.

Afterpay is on a mission to power an economy in which everyone wins 🚀

Platform Engineering at Afterpay
Platform Engineering is responsible for the build, deploy, monitoring and maintenance of the underlying cloud infrastructure that powers Afterpay’s platform.  Our customers are the internal Afterpay product teams; we enable them to focus on building new product features by providing a highly available infrastructure platform.  It is our objective to ensure product development teams can provision new services to the platform quickly, easily and safely.

Platform Engineering at Afterpay is made up of multiple teams - CI/CD tooling, Kubernetes, SRE and Observability (amongst others).  We are hiring into all of them - this advert is the front door to several specialisms under the mantle of Platform Engineering.

Your Skills

We're looking for DevOps engineers of all experience levels. 

A great candidate for Platform Engineering will have experience with many technologies from the following (non-exhaustive) list:

Public cloud platforms - AWS, GCP, Azure, Alibaba
Infrastructure-as-code - Terraform, CloudFormation, Gruntworks
Container orchestration - Kubernetes, EKS/GKE, ECS Fargate
Cloud databases - RDS, Global Aurora, Postgres
Software development - Golang, Python, Bash, Rust
Scalable CI/CD toolchains - Buildkite, Github, Artifactory, Docker registries
Observability - Prometheus, SumoLogic, New Relic, M3, Wavefront, SignalFX
Cloud networking - VPCs, AWS TGW, Cloudflare, ZeroTrust™

About You
-3+ years of relevant industry experience
-Experienced with AWS strongly preferred
-Software developments skills highly desirable
-You’re most at home in the shell, on linux based systems
-Day-to-day working knowledge of foundational tools like git, docker, bash
-Strong written and verbal communication skills
-Willingness to learn and an appetite to push the boundaries

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Interested? Apply now.