Senior Infrastructure Engineer

DESCRIPTION

BitGo, a global leader in digital currency security, provides sophisticated digital wallets, offline vaults, single integration APIs, and private blockchains to financial institutions. BitGo supports Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Gold, RMG, and ERC20 tokens, with many more being continuously released. BitGo’s clients include the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges and financial enterprises conducting over $12 billion in monthly transactions: Bitstamp, The Royal Mint, The CME Group, Bitbank, BitBay, Brave, KCoin, Ripple, Bitcoin IRA, CoinPayments, Pantera, Genesis, Wirex, Bitso, and many more.

BitGo Inc. was founded in 2013 in Palo Alto, CA and is led by CEO/Co-Founder Mike Belshe, creator of the world’s first multisig protocols for Bitcoin, and co-inventor of SPDY, and CTO Benedict Chan, creator of the world’s first Ethereum multisig wallet. BitGo raised over $54.5 million in funding led by Valor Equity Partners, Redpoint Ventures, DRW, and David Sacks among other capital investors. BitGo recently announced its pending acquisition of Kingdom Trust, a fully regulated trust company serving over 100,000 clients with over $12 billion in assets under custody. This acquisition will make the combined companies the only full-stack, at scale provider of onsite and online protection for digital currency investments held by institutional investors.

BitGo is looking for a skilled Senior Infrastructure Engineer who will join our Engineering Team in Palo Alto. Main Responsibilities:

  • Implementing changes to production infrastructure where uptime is key
  • Maintain high availability of the service
  • Be a member of the operations response team (on-call)
  • Facilitate deployment of new code
  • Own operational monitoring and alerting platform
  • Ensure reliability and availability to logging platform
  • Maintain AWS services and configuration
  • Own deployment strategy - automation, scripting, workflow
  • Automation, infrastructure as code

REQUIREMENTS

  • 7+ years UNIX or Linux administration
  • 3+ years experience working with AWS and highly available web platforms
  • Experience implementing large, scalable, highly available distributed systems
  • Solid experience in scripting
  • Experience with scaling and performance of large systems
  • Strong security background
  • Reside within the US for last 10 years
  • Local to BitGo HQ

BENEFITS

  • Opportunity to work for a true fast growing tech startup in one of the hottest industries
  • Opportunity to work with an awesome team of unique and smart people
  • Competitive salary, bonus and stock options
  • Fully paid health insurance, including spouse and kids
  • Unlimited paid time off and paid holidays
  • Free catered lunches (order what you want online)
  • Free parking and Caltrain passes
  • Onsite fully stocked kitchen with healthy snacks, fruits and drinks
  • Onsite espresso machine with freshly ground coffee (Phil’z, Verve)
  • Work equipment of your choice (apple machines, standing desks)
  • Great restaurants, bars and gyms right on California Avenue

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