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 is expanding quickly across the U.S., 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.

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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

Major opportunities to grow at a fast-growing company.