Employer: ezCater

ezCater is the most trusted provider of corporate food solutions – a $300+ billion market in the US alone. ezCater is purpose-built for business. ezCater’s corporate food platform and flexible, scalable food solutions allow organizations to centralize and track their food spend, and fulfill everything from daily employee meals to client meetings and company all-hands. ezCater backs this up with business-grade, best-in-class, customer service and an unmatched nationwide footprint. We’re backed by top investors including Insight, Iconiq, Lightspeed, GIC, SoftBank, and Quadrille, and had an up-round in December of 2021 when we were valued at $1.6 billion.

Are you excited about coding solutions, building features, and driving efficiency while working with an exceptional team? At ezCater we rely on our dynamic and skilled team of engineers to provide solutions that unlock potential and drive innovation in our rapidly evolving environment.

As we expand our team we’re seeking engineers that thrive in a forward-thinking organization and are passionate about building products that drive measurable impact, while committing quality code and deconstructing complexities. We are looking for smart, thoughtful, collaborative technologists to help us reach our goals while delivering value and impact across our business.

ezCater values technology as a differentiator and a key component of our success. It powers everything we do. We push ourselves every day to improve the codebase, improve performance, and deliver an amazing customer experience. Our team values innovation, pragmatism, and transparency. Check out the ezCater Engineering Blog for a glimpse into our culture and team.

Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) is accountable for the infrastructure and systems that build, deploy, and run all 100+ services that make up the ezCater application ecosystem. We are systems and software engineers who engage with product and platform engineering teams at various levels. We often support and advise on how to deploy new services and applications in production, amidst large infrastructure initiatives. Our goal is to provide an effortless experience for developers to build, deploy, and maintain any application in a fast, reliable, and scalable manner.

Some projects from the past year include migrating from self-managed Kubernetes to EKS, adopting ArgoCD, and assisting development teams in major Postgres version upgrades. As we look forward, we are re-evaluating many of our practices and infrastructure choices to match the evolving needs of our business with an interest in security, scalability and maintainability.

What You’ll Do:

  • Contribute to a team that is focused on delivering value for our customer, executing the organization’s mission, and propelling our business forward.
  • Explore solutions, provide insights, and help the team make good technical decisions and investments to improve infrastructure and tooling.
  • Conceive, design, and implement solutions that produce impactful, and measurable benefits.
  • Maintain the processes and infrastructure that backs ezCater’s core services and applications, making improvements at every opportunity.
  • Improve and maintain our CI/CD pipeline which enables our feature and platform teams to deploy and monitor their services with ease. We deploy into production 75+ times a day and want to support much more.
  • Collaborate with the Security, Developer Experience and Engineering Operations teams to enable our Engineering teams to build reliable, scalable and secure applications.
  • Work closely with other teams as needed, to support incident response and root cause analysis.
  • Champion the evolution of our infrastructure and tooling Contribute to various codebases in Ruby, Groovy/Java, Go and Typescript.
  • Consult with engineers as they vet, implement and maintain new technologies.
  • Have fun building meaningful software with people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, skill sets and interests.

What You’ll Have:

  • Modern cloud infrastructure management. We use AWS, but experience with Azure, GCP, Rackspace or others are relevant.
  • Infrastructure as Code (e.g. Terraform, Cloudformation, Pulumi, or similar)
  • Configuration Management (e.g. Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Saltstack, etc.)
  • Cluster administration with Kubernetes. (EKS is a plus)
  • CI / CD Management (e.g. Jenkins, Teamcity, Github Actions, or similar)
  • Flexible growth mindset, you’re willing to do what it takes to adapt, and you’re excited to learn a heck of a lot along the way.
  • A thirst for personal and professional growth.
  • A flexible, and pragmatic disposition.

Starting Salary: $145,000 – $190,000