Rails Infrastructure Engineer in San Antonio, TX

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Chargify   •  

San Antonio, TX 78201

Industry: Information Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 50 days ago

About the Position

We're seeking a Rails Infrastructure Engineer with experience deploying and managing Rails applications at a scale like ours.

We have a custom Rails application called "Skipper" that orchestrates the deployment of our other Rails applications. Developers access Skipper to deploy at the push of a button. With a focus on continuous delivery practices, we deploy updates many times a day across all of our applications.


● Maintain, update, and improve our Rails-based deployment app (Skipper)

● Improve the development team's ability to continuously deliver application updates through better tooling and elimination of bottlenecks

● Ensure a robust monitoring and alerting system

● Act as a liaison between the development team and the system operations team to ensure our capacity and infrastructure stays ahead of the curve

● Contribute to site uptime and reliability by finding and fixing hot spots

● Build and maintain internal tools and system


● Extensive experience deploying and managing infrastructure for Rails apps

● Experience building and coding Ruby on Rails applications

● Experience managing scalable systems working under heavy load with large datasets

● Experience with application performance monitoring tools

● Experience with Infrastructure as Code and Configuration Management tools and practices.

Nice to Have Experience:

● Managing and deploying AWS services

● Database clustering management tools (Continuent/Tungsten)

● Payment processing and financial systems


● Company paid health, dental and vision insurance (including Fetchmd.com)

● Start-up environment with a proven playbook

● Book Clubs

● Quarterly Wellness Programs

● Local Discounts (restaurants and retailers)

● In house learning programs

● Open planned time off policy

Valid Through: 2019-10-24