Platform Engineer (Developer Focused)

Posted 3 days ago
Main Location
El Segundo, CA, United States
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powertofly approved What Mission Has to Offer:

Mission is an AWS Premier Consulting Partner with deep know-how in launching and harnessing the power of the cloud. They passionately believe that cloud technology is the greatest transformation tool for the modern business. Mission knows that the diversity of their people and their talents is the key to success and staying at the forefront of the industry. Mission offers their employees benefits like:

  • Full health coverage
  • Dental, vision, & life insurance
  • EAP & wellness programs
  • 401k plan with employer matching
  • Hubs in LA, NY, San Fran, Chicago, & Boston - offices are pet friendly!
  • Freedom to work remotely whenever you like
  • FlexPTO policy = unlimited time off (2 weeks' break required per year!)
  • 10 weeks paid parental leave
  • Volunteering time off encouraged
  • Platform Engineer who loves technology and making a positive impact to help us build up our business activities.

    Mission’s Platform Engineer helps automate, improve, and enhance Mission’s technology platform, which includes all technologies, internal and external, that are used by Mission to deliver managed services and professional services to our customers. The primary goal of Mission’s platform is to accelerate the delivery of quality services to our customers and to create a feature set that can be built upon by future product teams. The Platform Engineer will architect, build, and maintain systems and services to support our platform and products, and will be a part of a team of technologists passionate about driving efficiency through automation.

    • Architect, develop, & maintain scalable systems and services to support our platform and products - You will be working with custom developed applications and integrations with industry standard tools and services.
    • Maintain, adapt, and evolve existing applications, tools, and services to meet the needs of both internal and external customers - You will work with other teams within Mission to solve operational and technical challenges with automation and process improvement.
    • Advanced knowledge of public cloud platforms, tools, and technologies.
    • Collaborate with other Platform team members and the broader organization on projects.
    • Be an expert with respect to the latest technologies for cloud services and service delivery.
    • Actively seek opportunities to learn more about the AWS platform and ecosystem
    • Earn at least 1 AWS Professional level certification within the first 12 months.
    Skills & Experience
    • 4+ years’ experience in a developer position.
    • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area of study, or applicable career experience.
    • Proven experience developing, implementing and maintaining:
    • Web APIs using GraphQL is a plus.
    • Deploying applications using Docker, ECS, EKS or equivalent.
    • Databases such as PostgreSQL, Redis, and ElasticSearch.
    • Message Brokers such as RabbitMQ or SQS a plus.
    • Proven experience implementing and maintaining AWS services such as EC2, RDS, ElastiCache, S3, ECS, and Lambda.
    • Experience with configuration management tools such as Terraform and Chef is a plus.
    • Experience in a managed services environment is a big plus.
    • Strong teamwork, listening, verbal and written communication skills, with an ability to communicate technical needs to a range of audiences.

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    Platform Engineer (Developer Focused)