Senior platform engineer
✍🏽 About Writer
AI your people will love. That's our vision, and it contains multitudes :-)
We're filling a big need for generative AI built ground-up for the needs of enterprises and embraced by their teams. As generative AI became a board-level initiative almost overnight for most enterprises, our market matured dramatically and we benefit from that tailwind. Our product is highly differentiated, our roadmap is transformative, and our customers are happy and vocal.
📐 About this role
Writer is looking for a senior platform engineer. At Writer, you'll play a pivotal role in developing and maintaining our cutting-edge AI platform. Your expertise in designing, implementing, and optimizing scalable software solutions will be instrumental in ensuring the platform's reliability, performance, and security. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including software engineers, data scientists, and product managers, to drive innovation and deliver high-quality features that meet the evolving needs of our customers.
You'll report to the Senior director of infrastructure.
🦸🏻♀️ Your responsibilities:
Design, develop, and maintain scalable and reliable software systems for Writer's AI platform.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including product managers, software engineers, and data scientists, to ensure seamless integration of platform components.
Lead and mentor junior platform engineers, providing guidance and support in their professional development.
Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in AI, machine learning, and natural language processing technologies.
Continuously monitor and optimize platform performance, identifying and resolving bottlenecks and inefficiencies.
Ensure adherence to industry standards and best practices for software development, security, and reliability.
Contribute to the development of new features and functionalities for the Writer platform.
Document and maintain technical documentation, including system architecture, and design specifications
⭐️ Is this you?
8 +Years of experience in software and devops engineering
3+ professional experience working with developing, and maintaining software for Azure platforms
Your professional experience includes the following:
Infrastructure as code (IaC) tools and DevOps practices
Data loss prevention, cybersecurity, privacy, and compliance
Business continuity planning
Kubernetes and management tools like ArgoCD, Helm, and Terraform
Firewalls, web-application firewalls, and load balancers
Git, CI/CD pipelines, and Github Actions
Coding with languages like Bash and Python
Creating technical documentation and training new engineers
Familiarity with compliance frameworks like SOC 2 and ISO 27001
Strong troubleshooting skills, log analysis, and performance tuning
Well-developed understanding of distributed systems, cloud computing, and containerization technologies
Familiarity with continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines
Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
Willingness to take on challenging projects and work under pressure
You might have: :
Multiple cloud platforms (Google Cloud, AWS and Azure)
Jira, Confluence or Atlssian
BigTable, and/or BigQuery
Curious to learn more about who we are and how we operate? Visit us here
We don’t spend frivolously, but we do take care of our own. Besides smart, sincere colleagues and a vibrant work environment, we are proud to offer:
Employer-covered medical plans, dental, vision, and life insurance
Competitive parental leave policy (parents actually work here!)
Company stock options
401k plan with employer matching
Writer is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity. We don't make hiring or employment decisions based on race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal law. Under the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.