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The sleep startup that created the perfect mattress, sheets, and pillow for everyone.

Senior Site Reliability Engineer

$130k – $180k AngelList Est.
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Looking for a job to get you out of bed?

We are looking for a Senior Site Reliability Engineer to join our Tech Ops team. We believe in maximizing the potential of our engineers by providing them with tools and systems that help reduce the time and effort to build and ship code. The role of the Senior SRE will be to build and maintain a secure and stable platform as well as be an advocate for best practices for monitoring and systems architecture to the rest of our engineering team.

Casper (casper.com (casper.com) ) was created to re-imagine sleep from the ground up, beginning with its obsessively engineered, outrageously comfortable mattress. All of Casper’s sleep products — including its pillow, bedding, and furniture — are developed in-house by the company’s award-winning R&D team in San Francisco. Casper was named one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies in the World and its eponymous mattress was crowned one of TIME Magazine's Best Inventions.

We are deeply committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce so that we represent all those who dream big equally.

When you’re not catching zzz’s, this is what you’ll do

* Build tools and systems to efficiently and securely provision, deploy, and configure an increasing amount of applications.
* Provide expertise on monitoring and build a resilient application infrastructure to alert teams of SLA violations and issues.
* Spread your knowledge of operations and systems to build a great engineering culture where teams can mostly own and operate apps and solutions independently.
* Lead engineers in issue identification, remediation, and analysis so teams can effectively triage and prevent future occurrences.

Our dream candidate is...

* Familiar with best practices and principles (such as the AWS Well-Architected Framework) for designing and building secure, scalable software systems, and working with application engineers to apply those principles to Casper systems.
* Fluent with the practice of treating infrastructure-as-code; has some experience with tools such as Terraform, Cloudformation, or Ansible and how to integrate it into our CI pipeline
* Able to build and support a variety of platforms, languages, and application stacks across different operating systems. (Rails, serverless, Java, IoT; Linux, Windows, embedded)
* Opinionated when it comes to operational details like monitoring and metrics and willing to educate our engineering partners on how to build a well-monitored system.
* Understands the merits and tradeoffs of different solutions to a problem and readily shares opinions on each.
* Experienced troubleshooting network and database issues and making recommendations for optimizations
* Can clarify ambiguity and tailor communication to the intended audience.

The syrup on your waffles

* Participation in our HQ bonus program for some splurging and equity so that you’re part of the Casper family.
* Medical, vision, and dental insurance to help you with those coughs or cavities (too many waffles...)..
* Wellness programs like cash incentives for tracking sleep and fitness, credits for your favorite studios and in-office activities
* Unlimited vacation policy. If you need time off just take it; we trust you!
* Catered lunches twice a week to give you time to catch up with your teammate
* Free snacks and coffee, including a huge breakfast selection (10 types of cereal anyone?)
* A full gifted bed set when you join and product discounts for friends and family!

If you dream about this stuff this job is probably right for you. We look forward to learning more about you!

Medical, vision & dental insurance

Unlimited paid time off

Bi-weekly catered lunches

Health Incentives

Full gifted bed set

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