Associate DevOps Engineer


iHerb is a multi-channel retailer of vitamins, nutrition, supplements and natural products. With over 30,000 products on our website and distribution to over 150 countries we are disrupting the E-Commerce industry with our low costs and quick delivery.

Located in the business capital of Orange County, iHerb-Technology is less than 15 minutes from the beautiful California coast.  We are a thriving company, only looking for the best talent.  We are looking for dedicated employees to help expand our business.


Ready for a challenge!  iHerb is looking to add an Associate DevOps Engineer on our DevOps Team. As an Associate DevOps Engineer you will be responsible for more than just automating processes. We work closely with more than a dozen software development teams advising them how to best configure their production deployments as well as enforcing best practices and security. We support a 24/7 billion dollar ecommerce website that is hosted around the world in over 13 cloud data centers, across 3 cloud providers and over 30 Kubernetes clusters. From automation to deployment and monitoring we use the best tools for the job. Some of the tools we use are the following: Ansible, Terraform, Harness, Rancher, AWS, GCP, Aliyun, EKS, GKE and Kubernetes. You won't be stuck in a dark room writing code all day, you will be talking to developers, troubleshooting issues, building and managing all things Kubernetes and always working in the cloud.


  • Basic knowledge of Kubernetes and Docker 
  • General experience building and maintaining Kubernetes clusters in the cloud 
  • Strong problem-solving skills 
  • Course level Kubernetes experience 
  • The ability to learn new tools, technologies, programs and concepts quickly 
  • Working knowledge of Ansible and Terraform
  • An understanding of CI/CD and how that integrates with DevOps and Kubernetes 
  • Experience with Linux 
  • Knowledge of analyzing web traffic and identifying problems and unusual trends 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • The ability to learn and support new systems and applications 
  • Experience working with high traffic websites, updating, monitoring, and maintenance strategies
  • Strong knowledge of HTTP protocol and IP concepts 
  • Strong knowledge of system architecture, best practices and design patterns 
  • Strong knowledge of design and implementation of distributed systems (SOA, Micro Services, Docker, …) 
  • An understanding of and ability to communicate system architecture and design principles 
  • Knowledge of source control systems
  • Experience with agile methodologies 
  • An understanding of debugging, performance profiling and optimization
  • Strong initiative to find ways to improve solutions, systems, and processes 
  • Familiarity with E-Commerce 
  • A minimum of (1) year of production Kubernetes experience in the cloud, and three (3) to five (5) years of experience with DevOps/Software Engineering 


  • Working in a fast paced environment 
  • Having an Agile mindset and being accountable for my role in the business
  • Producing quality work error free
  • Having the opportunity to collaborate with peers
  • Open and honest communication with the best interests of the business in mind
  • Teamwork


  • Full gym onsite (yoga classes & strength training offered bi-weekly),
  • Beach volleyball court(don’t worry about the sand, we have showers in our locker rooms) 
  • Arcade/Game room (feeling drained, check out one of our several gaming platforms)
  • Fresh Fruit & Snacks served daily
  • Food Trucks(once a week)
  • 401k matching at 4%
  • Cost effective benefits


  • Being able to use sound judgement and reasoning skills in order to resolve, identify or escalate issues
  • In environments that are essential to my job that  may require me to sit, stand, walk, reach and move about the facility
  • Successfully in an environment that has moderate noise 
  • In an office setting
  • Extended hours as required


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