Site-Reliability Engineer

We are seeking a Site-Reliability engineer with 3+ years of experience (excellent candidates with experience scaling to billions of users will be considered). Ideal candidate has experience scaling at a small-to-medium sized startup, and must be able to implement tools independently from end-to-end, has a strong sense of initiative, and is passionate about creating and automating clean, readable, and reusable code. The dream candidate would be a team player yet independent, a creative problem solver, and has a willingness to solve any problems when they arise (willing to be “on-call”).

-Maintain, scale, and improve our infrastructure, and handle all the administrative details in between 
-Set up new AWS services across multiple global regions 
-Set up replication and manage databases 
-Must have an understanding of modern deployment tools and industry standards for DevOps and Site-Reliability, and the ability to make infrastructure and tool decisions 
-Implement live tools for monitoring, and identify and troubleshoot live issues 
-Optimize server cost infrastructure 
-Automate where possible

Here are the kinds of skills we are looking for: 
-AWS (scaling from hundreds of millions to billions of users) 
-Infrastructure and Scaling/Scalability Experience 
-Server-Side and Back-End Programming Experience 
-Consumer facing product Experience

Bonus Points if you have experience working with/on: 
-Shell Scripting 
-Linux or other Unix-like Operating Systems 
-Python experience, or 
-C, Ruby, Java, or other Server Programming Language 
-Tool Development and Automation 
-Database Engineering 
-Video Codecs 
-Computer Science Degree

What We're Building

Tenor (formerly Riffsy) helps people find the right GIF at the right moment. In a world that now largely operates via texts, social media messages, DMs and Slack channels, it can be hard to articulate exactly what you mean with keystrokes alone. Tenor’s GIF Keyboard makes it easy for people to visually express what’s on their mind.

Beyond Tenor's GIF Keyboard, we extend our mobile-focused experience through our API, powering GIF sharing for partners like Facebook Messenger, Google’s G Board, LinkedIn, Kik, Kika, LinkedIn & Vodafone. Together across Tenor's offerings, hundreds of millions of users perform billions of searches every month for GIFs and videos from the world’s greatest content creators.

The company is based in San Francisco, and is backed by Redpoint and Menlo Ventures.

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