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Turning shoppers into customers. Increase revenue at every step of the eCommerce path to purchase

DataOps Engineer

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About Us

Riskified is the AI platform powering the eCommerce revolution. We use cutting-edge technology, machine-learning algorithms, and behavioral analytics to identify legitimate customers and keep them moving toward checkout. Merchants use Riskified to increase revenue, prevent fraud, and eliminate customer friction. Riskified has reviewed hundreds of millions of transactions and approved billions of dollars of revenue for merchants across virtually all industries, including Wish, Prada, Aldo, Finish Line, and many more. We're privately funded and VC backed, and our recent Series E round raised $165 million with a valuation in excess of $1 billion.

Check out the Riskified Technology Blog for a deeper dive into our R&D work.

About the Role

We’re looking for a talented multi disciplinary DataOps who will be responsible for the performance, scale, and stability of our high volume products. We are a data-driven organization, ingesting data at high rates, with demands increasing each day.

As a DataOps, you will be part of the Data Engineering group.

You will:

  • Be responsible for large scale production database deployments providing sub-second data access for near real time apps with zero downtime.
  • Develop self-service tools & deployments for the use of other dev departments.
  • Be a center of knowledge, consult, and share your expertise with others

What You'll Be Doing

  • Implement the future data architecture in Riskified, providing 24/7 real-time and near real-time scalable and resilient data store for our growing stack of products and microservices
  • Administrate, provision and monitor dozens of database instances
  • Develop strategic solutions to recurring problems
  • Guide development teams and mentor other team members
  • Use your creativity to resolve complex and high scale data related issues


Minimum Requirement

  • At least 3 years prior experience as a DataOps/DevOps Engineer
  • Extensive experience working with cloud platforms (preferably AWS) including Cloud Formation/Terraform
  • Academic degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience in system Tuning
  • Great Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options


  • Software development skills
  • Experience with the Cloud Native stack(Kubernetes/Prometheus/Istio…)
  • Experience with a cloud provider (AWS, Google etc)
  • Experience with large scale production databases (SQL/NoSQL) and/or Kafka

Life at Riskified

We are a fast-growing and dynamic startup with 450+ team members between our offices in Tel Aviv and New York City. We value collaboration and innovative thinking. We’re looking for bright, driven, and passionate people to grow with us.

Some Tel Aviv Benefits & Perks:

  • Stock options for all employees
  • Extra time off for parents and caregivers
  • Team events, fully-stocked kitchen, yoga, pilates, basketball, soccer, and more

In the News

Calcalist: Riskified is the Most Promising Startup in 2019

TechCrunch: Riskified Prevents Fraud on Your Favorite E-commerce Site

Inc.com: 15 Israeli Startups You Need to Know

Geektime: Karin Moscovici, Top 10 CTOs and VP R&D in Israel

The Marker Digital 2018: Online Merchants Reject Every Third Customer Due to Fear of Fraud

Some nyc benefits & perks:

Fully-covered medical, dental, and vision insurance from your first day

Some nyc benefits & perks:

Stock options for all employees, 401(k) + matching, commuter benefits

Some tel aviv benefits & perks:

Stock options for all employees

Some tel aviv benefits & perks:

Extra time off for parents and caregivers

Some tel aviv benefits & perks:

Team events, fully-stocked kitchen, yoga, pilates, basketball, soccer, and more

Some nyc benefits & perks:

Catered lunch, team events, healthy snacks, yoga, pilates, soccer league, and more

Riskified at a glance

Turning shoppers into customers. Increase revenue at every step of the eCommerce path to purchase

Riskified focuses on E-Commerce, Payments, Machine Learning, Fraud Detection, and Risk Management. Their company has offices in New York City, New York, and Tel Aviv-Yafo. They have a large team that's between 201-500 employees. To date, Riskified has raised $230.35M of funding; their latest round was closed on November 2019.

You can view their website at https://www.riskified.com/ or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.