Cloud Engineer in Philadelphia, PA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Sidecar Interactive   •  

Philadelphia, PA 19102

Industry: Information Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 45 days ago


We are looking for a Cloud Engineer to join our rapidly growing Innovation team.

As a Cloud Engineer, you will be exposed to all facets of the business and be encouraged to learn and develop skills both within and beyond your role. You'll be working in one of the most collaborative offices in Center City Philly, developing and working with machine learning technology, surrounded by passionate, high-performing individuals. This role will involve hands on management of all of Sidecars cloud infrastructure as well as cross functional communication and support of other teams throughout the Innovation department.

The ideal candidate is an intelligent, motivated person who has a passion for engineering, problem solving and providing technical solutions to problems across a wide range of technologies.


  • Provisioning and maintaining highly available infrastructure on AWS, GCP or similar platform
  • Configuration management using tools such as Ansible, Chef or Puppet
  • Linux systems administration
  • A scripting language such as Bash or Python
  • Monitoring, logging and alerting with tools such as Datadog, Logz, CloudWatch, PagerDuty


  • Infrastructure as Code using tools such as Terraform, CloudFormation or Ansible
  • Containerization and container orchestration using tools like Docker, Kubernetes, ECS, EKS, GKE
  • Continuous Integration and Deployment using Jenkins/Travis


As a Cloud Engineer on our Cloud Engineering team, you will be responsible for provisioning, configuring and maintaining infrastructure across multiple AWS cloud environments. You will work closely with engineers across multiple functional teams, to help facilitate the development, deployment and maintenance of our business critical applications.

  • Infrastructure and technical operations support
  • Collaborate with multiple engineering teams to triage support tickets related to infrastructure
  • Respond quickly to support tickets in accordance with appropriate SLAs
  • Document problems and resolutions in runbooks
  • Identify and implement improvements that reduce overall support burden over time
  • Amazon Web Services usage management
  • Maintain infrastructure as code in Terraform for AWS services
  • Help track spending and manage reservations
  • Provide knowledge support and best practices to engineering teams
  • Security
  • Maintain documentation of security policies and practices
  • Ensure successful implementation of security policies


At Sidecar, we believe that intelligent technology is the future of e-commerce marketing. As a member of the Engineering Team, you'll have the opportunity to work alongside talented and passionate Product Managers, Data Scientists, and e-commerce experts who are all working together to bring that vision to life.

We believe that Continuous Delivery, with a focus on quality and technical excellence, is the best way to provide value to our customers and achieve our business goals. You'll have the opportunity to work with both cutting-edge technologies like Kubernetes and Go, as well as tried-and-true tools like Python and Postgres. We actively encourage everyone on the team to contribute to making our culture, product, and technology better.

There are many ways to grow your career in meaningful ways at Sidecar. New leadership opportunities arise frequently at a growing company, and we offer training opportunities for areas where you want to improve.


Sidecar is dedicated to one mission: tackling the challenges retailers face in performance marketing channels like paid search and shopping.

Based on advanced artificial intelligence and deep data science expertise, our technology digests and analyzes massive amounts of real-time data to continually improve campaign performance and efficiency. Our team of performance marketing pros collaborates with our customers to ensure our approach and technology remain aligned to their businesses and goals.

Sidecar is dedicated to solving the challenges retailers face in performance marketing channels, and it shows. We're proud to work with retailers of all sizes and verticals in the U.S. and abroad, including Under Armour, Crate & Barrel, and Boscov's, to name a few.

As a company, we work hard to make a lasting impact in the rapidly evolving world of e-commerce marketing, and in the lives and careers of our employees. Our modern work environment and Slack-enabled team encourages collaboration and creativity, and our culture and leadership promote growth as individuals and as a company. While many of us come from e-commerce, statistical, and marketing backgrounds, we continue to enrich our team with broad perspective and experience.


  • Competitive salary, based on experience
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Company-paid disability and life insurance
  • A company 401(k) plan
  • Generous PTO and Holiday Calendar
  • Flexible schedule
  • Choose your flavor of device: Mac or Windows
  • Pre-tax deductions of public transportation costs for your commute
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Team and social events

Valid Through: 2019-10-2