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First Smart Home Security Device for Everyone

Senior DevOps Engineer

$150k – $210k AngelList Est.
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Hi, we’re Canary, a New York City-based startup that believes the best technology makes you smarter, puts you in control, and gives you access to the information you need. That’s why we’re dedicated to developing easy-to-use technology that protects, empowers, and has a meaningful impact on people, families, and their communities. Our products are award-winning, all-in-one home security devices that make it easy to see and understand what’s happening in your home from anywhere. We are building smarter technology, with superior design and real security as core goals for our team.

We are seeking a senior DevOps engineer to join our team to focus on designing and supporting distributed systems at scale. Our team is at the center of the full software stack here
at Canary, providing you with exposure to a variety of technologies and engineering disciplines.

What You'll Be Up To:
● Automating software integration including testing, building, packaging, and deployment.
● Designing and developing systems alongside other software engineering disciplines
including: computer vision, embedded, mobile, and data engineering.
● Developing and performing unit and integration testing as well as supporting test
● Troubleshooting and providing solutions for system configurations.
● Improving development and integration process tools.
● Supporting production: providing production support on released software, including
participating in a rotation of on-call engineers to provide 24x7 system coverage.

What You'll Need to Have:
● 5+ years experience within a DevOps-type role.
● Passion for software development; proficiency in at least one software language is a must.
● Advanced knowledge of at least one scripting language; Python is preferred.
● Advanced knowledge of Linux.
● Working knowledge of both relational and non-relational databases.
● Previous hands-on experience of at least one cloud service; AWS is preferred.
● Development using source control.

Bonus Points:
● Enthusiastic and optimistic mindset.
● Thrive in a start-up style environment.
● Experience with:
○ Ansible or other configuration automation
○ Mesosphere DC/OS
○ Docker
○ Artifactory
○ Bamboo

What Can We Give You?
• Comprehensive health insurance
• Flexible work hours
• Unlimited vacation
• Reimbursement for commuter costs
• A beautiful downtown office space with views of the Freedom Tower, Woolworth Building, and more


Comprehensive health insurance

Generous vacation

Unlimited vacation


Office space

A beautiful downtown office space with views of the Freedom Tower, Woolworth Building, and more

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