DevOps Engineer in Portland, OR

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Jama Software   •  

Portland, OR 97201

Industry: Enterprise Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 56 days ago

As a DevOps Engineer at Jama, you'll be a member of an Agile team empowered to drive the product's direction and evolution. We are looking for Engineers who are passionate about new technologies and focus on solving complex problems in a collaborative work environment. We are also looking for Engineers that value code ownership from development through deployment and approach DevOps from a holistic cultural standpoint.

If you're the type of person that enjoys autonomy in solving problems, likes to spend time mastering their craft and is all about building a product that allows customer to innovate faster, then Jama is the place for you.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the design, development and implementation, including deployment and support, of our SaaS platform and on-premises solution using Docker and other modern web technologies
  • Strategize with fellow engineers on complex problems, and make decisions and recommendations for improvements
  • Collaborate with fellow Engineers, Product Managers and Quality Assurance Engineers to develop and deliver services that meet or exceed enterprise customer reliability and quality expectations
  • Participate and be effective at pair/mob programing and code reviews, both giving and receiving feedback
  • Implement and support processes for standardization of builds, deployments, continuous integration and code promotion across multiple environments


  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years' development and/or support experience with web applications, especially J2EE technologies and technologies like Docker, Tomcat, Nginx
  • Network management experience (DNS, SMTP, HTTP)
  • Experience with programmatic manipulation of cloud infrastructure such as AWS
  • Experience with continuous integration tools (e.g. Maven, TeamCity) – preferred
  • Experience with network and web application monitoring tools (e.g. Scout/Datadog, SumoLogic, New Relic) – preferred
  • Experience with DBMS (e.g. MySQL, MS SQL, Postgres, RDS, Graph Databases)
  • Experience with REST
  • Experience working in Agile teams – preferred
  • Participate in an on call rotation pool

Ideal Candidate

  • Passionate, driven, intelligent, team-oriented and hard-working with the ability to raise the performance of those around you
  • Values transparency and consistently iterating to improve
  • Has a thirst to learn and stay relevant on industry technologies
  • Has a passion for quality and writing clean, solid, readable code that can scale
  • Curious and enjoys technology in all layers of the application ecosystem
  • Adopts, embraces and promotes agile and test-driven practices with your peers
  • Strong interpersonal skills, written, verbal communication
  • Strong automation skills and independent time management skills

#Lifeatjama Engineering

  • We expect you to innovate, iterate, validate, and automate here at Jama
  • We have an openness to trying new technologies
  • There is the ability for anyone on a scrum team to see a problem and attack it
  • We have a self selection model - work on what projects excite you in the prioritized list
  • Opportunity for growth - flexibility to work on things outside of your wheel house
  • Regular hackathons
  • 10% time to work on things you feel are important
  • Some elements of our technology ecosystem here at Jama: Elastic search, Docker, Packer, AWS, Tomcat, Team City, Git, Java, Artifactory, New Relic, Sumo Logic

Valid Through: 2019-10-14