Senior DevOps Engineer

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About the Role
As a senior DevOps engineer on the team, ultimately you, with help from the rest of the Chariot team, keep our great service fast, available, and scaling.  Also, you enable and support all of the tools our drivers and staff need to use 24/7 to provide outstanding service as well.  You will be partnering with the engineering team every day - working together to make sure that we are ahead of our rapid growth and scale, including millions of location events from our vehicles that provide the critical stream of data of our vehicle locations, routes, pickup ETA's and passenger requests.  This role is a lot of fun that is building the future of transportation services, but also a big challenge to own a platform that helps make all Chariot services, put together, provide a platform making Chariot the most reliable transportation option for our customers. 
Experience and Qualifications
  • You are obsessive about customer experience and uptime.  Working together with engineering, making sure the Chariot Transportation Network is running all day, every day.
  • Experience with Continuous deployment and continuous integration.  You have experience with, supporting rapid, automated, releases to production and how using test automation, monitoring and rollbacks, how to do so safely.
  • Proven experience building a suite of monitoring services with engineering - at the service and application level.
  • Experience running services using cloud services such as AWS.  Amazon ECS experience a plus.
  • SQL database management experience.
  • Experience with NoSQL databases such as REDIS and Cassandra
  • Programming experience in languages such as Python, as well as scripting experience
  • Docker experience a big plus


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

About Us

Founded in 2014 in San Francisco, Chariot has expanded quickly across the U.S. into over 10 markets, providing tens of thousands of rides per week. As a cornerstone of Ford's urban mobility strategy, Chariot is an independently-run company that has the resources to scale its concept worldwide.

Our Vision:

Everyone lives in a city of their own. Chariot helps you get there, your way.

We partner with cities, each one unique. Together, we work to ease the pain points and plug gaps in public transit. Because we want to cut congestion, create real jobs, and bring a little humanity to the mayhem.

We’re Chariot. We’re here to create smart transit personalized for everyone.

Our Culture:

Together, we’re working to change the way people experience their cities. We’re creating an entirely new way to ride—and we’ve gathered the most talented, diverse, and spirited people from all over the world to make it happen.

Perks & Benefits:

Chariot rides

Unlimited rides on Chariots (enough said!).

Snacks & drinks

Healthy (and a few not-so-healthy) snacks and drinks to keep you energized.

Ford discounts

Generous discounts on eligible Ford vehicles.

Growth opportunities

Plenty of opportunities to develop your career at a fast-growth company.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Chariot is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Chariot considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring, Austin Fair Chance Hiring Ordinance, Seattle Fair Chance Employment Ordinance, and the New York Fair Chance Act, Chariot will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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